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  • stem cells
  • Research on stem cells promises to advance human health care by developing innovative cell transplantation therapies for diabetes, cancers, heart and blood disorders, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's, and Alzheimer's disease. (uconn.edu)
  • The plan calls for $1 billion in research funding (about half for work on stem cells) and the creation of a post for a science and technology director. (scienceblogs.com)
  • Institutional Review
  • NATIONAL HUMAN SUBJECT PROTECTIONS WORKSHOPS NIH GUIDE, Volume 23, Number 38, October 28, 1994 P.T. 42 Keywords: Human Subjects Policy National Institutes of Health Food and Drug Administration The National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are continuing to sponsor a series of workshops on responsibilities of researchers, Institutional Review Boards (IRBs), and institutional officials for the protection of human subjects in research. (nih.gov)
  • biomedical
  • SUPPLEMENTS TO PROMOTE REENTRY INTO BIOMEDICAL AND BEHAVIORAL RESEARCH CAREERS Release Date: May 14, 1999 PA NUMBER: PA-99-106 P.T. National Institutes of Health PURPOSE The National Institutes of Health (NIH) reannounces a program for administrative supplements to research grants to support individuals with high potential to reenter an active research career after taking time off to care for children or parents or to attend to other family responsibilities. (nih.gov)
  • A second objective of the program is to mentor and guide those who receive support to reestablish careers in biomedical or behavioral research. (nih.gov)
  • This program announcement, Supplements to Promote Reentry into Biomedical and Behavioral Research Careers, is related to the priority area of women's health. (nih.gov)
  • Usually, a parent grant would support only one administrative supplement (Research Supplements for Underrepresented Minorities, Research Supplements for Individuals with Disabilities, or Research Supplements to Promote Reentry into Biomedical and Behavioral Research Careers). (nih.gov)
  • Genetic research falls under the same regulatory umbrella as other biomedical research where the rights and safety of human volunteers in health research are protected under federal law. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • grants
  • The state-funded grants will support some 23 investigators from UConn departments at both the Storrs campus and the Health Center who are already engaged in significant stem cell and regenerative biology research. (uconn.edu)
  • This program will provide administrative supplements to existing NIH research grants for the purpose of supporting full-time or part-time research by these individuals in a program geared to bring their existing research skills and knowledge up to date. (nih.gov)
  • Participants
  • Participants will (1) learn how Federal regulations and community participation can protect human subjects in research, (2) become familiar with the issues involved in protecting the rights of vulnerable populations in research, (3) explore how regulations and community participation can collaborate to protect human subjects, (4) become more knowledgeable about policies, procedures, and expectations of an IRB, and (5) discuss the rights and responsibilities of researchers. (nih.gov)
  • Current research uses a wide variety of approaches, ranging from family linkage analyses to genome-wide association studies that require tens of thousands of participants, and from medical sequencing studies to gene expression studies. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • investigators
  • We are excited to offer this outstanding educational program again, to promote the professional development of early-career investigators in translational cancer research. (aacr.org)
  • Principal Investigators on such awards are invited to submit a request for an administrative supplement to the awarding component of the parent grant to support an eligible candidate interested in reestablishing a research career. (nih.gov)
  • ethical
  • UConn is playing a leadership role not only in the scientific aspects of stem cell research but in dealing with the ethical and philosophical issues. (uconn.edu)
  • relatively
  • Given the potential to significantly impact health care outcomes at relatively low cost, further research is needed both to develop methods for identifying potential barriers and facilitators to KT strategies in specific resource poor settings, and to evaluate the effectiveness of KT strategies tailored to address the identified barriers. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • regulatory
  • This innovative workshop addresses many aspects of translational research including leading multidisciplinary teams, working collaboratively and effectively with industry partners, recognizing the unique needs and environment of the clinic and clinical laboratories, dealing with the regulatory and compliance issues in translational science, and understanding the perspective of the patient in order to place research questions into a broader context. (aacr.org)
  • While anecdotal reports suggest that the regulatory review of human genetic studies is more time consuming and complicated compared with other types of human subjects research, there is little empirical evidence documenting such differences. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • faculty
  • These awards recognize the expertise of University of Connecticut faculty in a field of great promise to medical research and great potential to contribute to our state's economic growth," said President Philip E. Austin. (uconn.edu)
  • and must have had sufficient prior research experience to have qualified for a faculty appointment at the assistant professor or equivalent level at the time of their leaving active research. (nih.gov)
  • approaches
  • During the course of the week, attendees will gain perspective and background knowledge of the disease from translational scientists in academia and industry, clinicians and patients, while learning about the latest methods and approaches in cutting-edge translational cancer research. (aacr.org)
  • Philosophy
  • Laura Palazzani, Professor of Philosophy of Law at Lumsa University in Rome, described a rather surprising tension in the Italian constitution which protects both human dignity (Article 3) and the freedom of research (Article 2). (bionews.org.uk)
  • program
  • The aim of these supplements is to encourage fully trained individuals to reenter research careers within the missions of all the program areas of NIH. (nih.gov)
  • To address this issue, this program is designed to offer opportunities to women and men who have interrupted their research careers to care for children or parents or to attend to other family responsibilities. (nih.gov)
  • The program is not intended to support graduate or postdoctoral training and is not intended to support career changes from non-research to research careers for individuals without prior research training. (nih.gov)
  • state
  • Chris Gabrieli, a Democrat campaigning to become governor of Massachusetts, laid out his vision for the role of his state in funding the research. (scienceblogs.com)
  • maximum
  • The Translational Cancer Research for Basic Scientists Workshop will provide basic research scientists with a better understanding of translational research, teach them how to adapt their research for maximum clinical impact and help them transition into a new career in translational cancer medicine. (aacr.org)
  • Protection
  • At the same time, the evolution of the research enterprise into a system that favors "Big Science" - large projects, often involving multiple complex scientific aims and inter-institutional collaboration - presents new challenges to a human subjects protection system designed to maintain accountability at the local level. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • further
  • The rationale for this policy is to assure ample opportunity for the candidate to develop further her or his research skills. (nih.gov)
  • basic
  • Applications are no longer being accepted for the 2014 Translational Cancer Research for Basic Scientists Workshop. (aacr.org)
  • An intensive, week-long introduction to translational cancer research - including cancer medicine, the clinical cancer research environment and collaborative team science - for basic scientists who are predoctoral students and postdoctoral fellows, early-career scientists and senior scientists in transition to translational research. (aacr.org)
  • This workshop has definitely altered my thoughts on basic cancer research from doing science to understand biological systems, to doing science with a purpose to understand relevant biological systems. (aacr.org)
  • result
  • I'm not smart enough to know what the end result of all this research will be, but I'm smart enough to know that we must continue to be a player in the research. (senate.gov)
  • great
  • A great deal of adult stem cell research has focused on clarifying their capacity to divide or self-renew indefinitely and their differentiation potential. (scienceblogs.com)
  • Although
  • Although stem cell research won't come up again this year, Isakson said the Senate must continue to address it and keep the United States in the forefront of such promising research. (senate.gov)
  • 2018
  • On January 29, 2018, NHGRI hosted a Reddit "Ask Me Anything" (AMA) with program directors from the Ethical, Legal and Societal Implications research program and NHGRI policy experts. (genome.gov)
  • NHGRI
  • The National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) has appointed Carolyn Hutter, Ph.D. the director of the Division of Genome Sciences - the NHGRI division that leads research aiming to understand the function of the human genome in health and disease, and seeks technologies that facilitate genomic discoveries. (genome.gov)
  • NHGRI is not currently conducting clinical research for Klinefelter syndrome. (genome.gov)
  • Fund
  • Researchers from across the UK, the globe and from a wide variety of disciplines gathered last week to address the building of resilience to environmental hazards, both natural and man-made, in developing countries and share the impacts of interdisciplinary projects funded by the Global Challenges Research Fund . (esrc.ac.uk)
  • With your support, we can fund more breakthrough research and more cures for cancers of all kinds. (cancerresearch.org)
  • researcher
  • We're seeking a full-time researcher for a Scientist I position at our Research Center in California, to lead a new intramural research project performing translational research studying aging as it relates to the immune system. (sens.org)
  • Throughout the 1990s, the concept of a passive observer/researcher was rejected, and qualitative research became more participatory and activist-oriented with support from the federal branches, such as the National Institute on Disability Research and Rehabilitation (NIDRR) of the US Department of Education (e.g. (wikipedia.org)
  • Council
  • The Board of UK Research and Innovation has confirmed the appointment of the ESRC's new Council - the senior decision making body of the organisation. (esrc.ac.uk)
  • The original name of Tobacco Industry Research Committee (TIRC), changed (with a internal restructure) exactly ten years later to the Council for Tobacco Research in January 1964. (sourcewatch.org)
  • Methods
  • The primary purposes of basic research (as opposed to applied research) are documentation, discovery, interpretation, or the research and development (R&D) of methods and systems for the advancement of human knowledge. (wikipedia.org)
  • Research in the humanities involves different methods such as for example hermeneutics and semiotics. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the conventional view of statisticians, qualitative methods produce information only on the particular cases studied (e.g., ethnographies paid for by governmental funds which may involve research teams), and any more general conclusions are considered propositions (informed assertions). (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] Quantitative methods can then be used to seek empirical support for such research hypotheses. (wikipedia.org)
  • These researchers embraced a qualitative research paradigm, attempting to make qualitative research as "rigorous" as quantitative research and creating myriad methods for qualitative research. (wikipedia.org)
  • New data in these areas are published as research papers, or methods and resource reports that provide novel information on technologies or tools that will be of interest to a broad readership. (wikipedia.org)
  • Laboratory
  • In experimental work, it typically involves direct or indirect observation of the researched subject(s), e.g., in the laboratory or in the field, documents the methodology, results, and conclusions of an experiment or set of experiments, or offers a novel interpretation of previous results. (wikipedia.org)
  • development
  • Robert Bogdan in his advanced courses on qualitative research traces the history of the development of the fields, and their particular relevance to disability and including the work of his colleague Robert Edgerton and a founder of participant observation, Howard S. Becker. (wikipedia.org)
  • Wirth Research is a group of engineering companies, founded by Nicholas Wirth in 2003, specialising in research, development, design and manufacture for the motor racing industry and other high technology sectors. (wikipedia.org)
  • The group is not known for advocating the need for traditional physical development models and most notably was responsible for the first entirely digital Formula One car, the 2010 Virgin Racing VR-01 The Wirth Research group have a long-standing partnership with Honda Performance Development Inc (HPD) which is responsible for the design, development and manufacture of the ARX sports cars. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1983 the company bought Milton Hall in the village of Milton, Cambridgeshire, for £2m, establishing its MetaLab research and development facility there. (wikipedia.org)
  • inquiry
  • The Retirement Research Foundation acknowledges the time and effort needed to submit a Responsive Grant proposal and invites interested applicants to submit an optional Letter of Inquiry (LOI). (rrf.org)
  • Qualitative research is a method of inquiry employed in many different academic disciplines, including in the social sciences and natural sciences[citation needed], but also in non-academic contexts including market research, business, and service demonstrations by non-profits. (wikipedia.org)
  • Support
  • This was partly true, but generally misleading: (a) They didn't need to interfere with the research if they selected only scientists who were friendly to the industry and addicted to receiving on-going grant support. (sourcewatch.org)
  • The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (formerly known as MARF) is the only nonprofit, charity organization dedicated to ending mesothelioma and the suffering caused by it, by funding research, providing education and support for patients and their families, and by advocating for federal funding of mesothelioma research. (curemeso.org)
  • The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (Meso Foundation) is here to help you and support you through this diagnosis. (curemeso.org)
  • In his latest Talk At Google , SRF Chief Science Officer Dr. Aubrey de Grey presents a summary of our current research - explaining how it fits within the context of the global anti-aging research effort, and why it has gained broad expert support. (sens.org)
  • Wirth Research also provides client IndyCar teams with full technical support. (wikipedia.org)
  • technological
  • This article looks at patterns of friendship as indicated by email sending patterns, and, more broadly, shows the promise of using technological and internet-based sources in social science research. (wikipedia.org)
  • Foundation
  • In cooperation with the Forever Healthy Foundation, SRF is inviting candidates to submit research proposals for a three-year Fellowship in Rejuvenation Biotechnology at our Research Center in California. (sens.org)
  • Shearwater is also a sponsor for the diving research efforts of the Rubicon Foundation. (wikipedia.org)
  • social
  • Qualitative research is popular among political science, social work, and special education and education researchers. (wikipedia.org)
  • education
  • In the field of education research, a core focus has been the impact of digital learning technologies in K-12 and higher education settings - and SRI's Education Division has been at the forefront of much of that research. (sri.com)
  • large-scale
  • Some of the firm's research tools include small and large-scale telephone, interactive telephone, and online polling, focus groups, one-on-one interviews, mail, door-to-door, intercept and personal surveys. (wikipedia.org)
  • Center
  • Kathryn Kietzman is a research scien tist at the Center and lead author of a new study about the need for mental health services specific a lly for older adults. (ucla.edu)
  • project
  • Our research has also been essential to understand and project the likely impact of nationwide efforts to "repeal and replace" the ACA, as well as to analyze the viability of alternative options, such as a statewide single-payer system. (ucla.edu)
  • Neither the Advisory Board nor the Tobacco Industry Research Committee makes any effort to direct the administration of a research project or to influence its course. (sourcewatch.org)
  • c) Some genuine research was done secretly via "Special Project" grants handled by corporate lawyers, rather than passed though the Scientific Advisory Board. (sourcewatch.org)
  • Principal investigators must prepare a short title and abstract describing the research project (250 words). (utexas.edu)
  • A research project may also be an expansion on past work in the field. (wikipedia.org)
  • Research projects can be used to develop further knowledge on a topic, or in the example of a school research project, they can be used to further a student's research prowess to prepare them for future jobs or reports. (wikipedia.org)
  • To test the validity of instruments, procedures, or experiments, research may replicate elements of prior projects or the project as a whole. (wikipedia.org)
  • Society
  • Research comprises "creative and systematic work undertaken to increase the stock of knowledge, including knowledge of humans, culture and society, and the use of this stock of knowledge to devise new applications. (wikipedia.org)
  • Treatments
  • Immunotherapy is already saving lives, and while responses vary from patient to patient, with further research, we can bring more effective treatments to more cancer patients. (cancerresearch.org)
  • Find
  • It was then known as the Tobacco Industry Research Committee and promoted as an attempt to find alternative reasons why tobacco smokers frequently got lung cancer (other than the obvious) but it operated mainly as a propaganda generator, giving grants to friendly scientists who knew which side of the bread was to be buttered. (sourcewatch.org)
  • Science
  • Stampede 2 is one of the most powerful and significant current supercomputers in the U.S. for open science research. (utexas.edu)
  • It was originally incorporated in 1973 as Westminster Mail Order Ltd, renamed Sinclair Instrument Ltd, then Science of Cambridge Ltd, then Sinclair Computers Ltd, and finally Sinclair Research Ltd in 1975. (wikipedia.org)
  • In November 1979, Science of Cambridge Ltd was renamed Sinclair Computers Ltd. In March 1981, Sinclair Computers was renamed Sinclair Research Ltd and the Sinclair ZX81 was launched. (wikipedia.org)
  • among
  • The degree of originality of the research is among major criteria for articles to be published in academic journals and usually established by means of peer review. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • Research Cave, also known as the Arnold Research Cave and the Saltpetre Cave, and designated by the Smithsonian trinomial 23CY64, is a major Native American archaeological site near Portland, Missouri. (wikipedia.org)
  • original
  • The purpose of the original research is to produce new knowledge, rather than to present the existing knowledge in a new form (e.g., summarized or classified). (wikipedia.org)
  • Original research can take a number of forms, depending on the discipline it pertains to. (wikipedia.org)
  • Graduate students are commonly required to perform original research as part of a dissertation. (wikipedia.org)
  • broad
  • A broad definition of research is given by Godwin Colibao: "In the broadest sense of the word, the definition of research includes any gathering of data, information, and facts for the advancement of knowledge. (wikipedia.org)
  • work
  • It remained dormant until 1976, when it was activated with the intention of continuing Sinclair's commercial work from his earlier company Sinclair Radionics, and adopted the name Sinclair Research in 1981. (wikipedia.org)
  • vary
  • The aim of qualitative research may vary with the disciplinary background, such as a psychologist seeking to gather an in-depth understanding of human behavior and the reasons that govern such behavior. (wikipedia.org)
  • Systems
  • Shearwater Research began by building controller boards for the Innerspace Systems Corp (ISC) Megalodon rebreathers in 2004. (wikipedia.org)