Now Open: POCTRN Solicitation 2020 - Now Open: POCTRN Solicitation 2020 - POCTRN
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics (RADxsm) initiative was formed to accelerate the development, validation, and commercialization of innovative point-of-care and home-based tests, as well as improvements to clinical laboratory tests, that can directly detect SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19.
Now Accepting Applications: POCTRN Solicitation 2020
Four New Funding Opportunities
Do you have a promising point-of-care medical technology in need of further development? The NIH’s Point-of-Care Technology Research Network (POCTRN) drives the development of point-of-care technologies through collaborative efforts that merge scientific and technological capabilities with clinical need.
We are pleased to announce four new funding opportunities from our centers:
- Microsystems-based Point-of-Care Technologies for Rural and/or Low-Resource Settings
Atlanta Center for Microsystems Engineered Point-of-Care Technologies
- Improvements to Rapid Simple Point-of-Care Tests For Sexually Transmitted Diseases
The Johns Hopkins Center for Point-of-Care Technologies Research for Sexually Transmitted Diseases
- Development of Point-Of-Care Testing for HIV and Co-Morbidities for Use in Low and Middle Income Countries
The Center for Innovation in Point of Care Technologies for HIV/AIDS at Northwestern
- Center for Advancing Point of Care Technologies in Heart, Lung, Blood and Sleep Disorders: Funding Opportunity
Center for Advancing Point of Care Technologies in Heart, Lung, Blood, and Sleep Disorders
Expressions of Interest are due March 2, 2020. Apply today!