Leveraging existing resources for research on lewy body dementia

Leveraging existing resources for research on lewy body dementia (R03) RFA-NS-17-016  

NIH: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, US and other funders

The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke and the National Institute on Aging invite applications for their leveraging existing resources for research on lewy body dementia (R03) funding opportunity announcement.

This supports applications proposing to investigate the clinical, imaging, or physiological characteristics of subjects with dementia and parkinsonism using previously-collected data available in the Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative/National Alzheimer's Coordinating Center or the Parkinson’s Disease Biomarker Program databases.

Research should focus on identifying clinical or biological attributes that could serve to:

•lead to early diagnosis;

•improve differential diagnosis;

•lead to the identification of potential therapeutic targets.

Application due date: February 10, 2017

For further information see: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-NS-17-016.html