NOSI regarding the Availability of Administrative Supplements for Tissue Chips Research on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus

Award Info:

-Budgets are limited to no more than 25% total costs of the amount of the current parent award and must reflect the actual needs of the proposed project and be reasonable with respect to the activities proposed. All project-related expenses must be justified as specifically required by the proposed activities and must not duplicate items generally available from other sources at the applicant or collaborating institutions.
-Supplement project and budget periods cannot exceed 12 months. To be eligible, the parent award must be active (i.e. not be in an extension period) at the time of anticipated award, and the research proposed in the supplement must be able to be accomplished within 12 months.


NCATS is issuing this Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) to highlight the urgent need for research on the COVID-19. NCATS is especially interested in research in the use of microphysiological systems or tissue chips in collecting and examining data on the risks and outcomes for COVID-19 infection, and advance the translation of research findings into diagnostics, therapeutics, and vaccines