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NIGMS Funding Opportunities
NIGMS Funding Policies
The division supports a broad spectrum of research aimed at obtaining a molecular-level understanding of biological processes and approaches to their control. Research funded takes a multifaceted approach to problems in pharmacology, physiology, biochemistry, and biological chemistry that are very fundamental in nature.
The division has two components: the Pharmacological and Physiological Sciences Branch and the Biochemistry and Bio-related Chemistry Branch. For a list of all staff and links to their biographical sketches, see the Division Staff Contacts page.
NIGMS supports a variety of research opportunities including fellowships, career awards, research grants, technology development awards, and small business grants. Research areas and contact names are listed on the Contacts by Research Area page.
This branch supports basic and clinical research studies in these areas:
The branch offers limited funding for Investigator-Initiated Clinical Trials in specific Clinical Research Areas that fit within the mission of NIGMS.
This branch supports basic research studies in these areas:
For more information, contact:
Dr. Rochelle M. Long Director, Division of Pharmacology, Physiology, and Biological Chemistry National Institute of General Medical Sciences National Institutes of Health 45 Center Drive MSC 6200 Bethesda, MD 20892-6200
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