- View the NHLBI Biorepository Guide to Building Biospecimen Collections
- View the NHLBI Biorepository video: NHLBI Biospecimen and Data Repository Program: Advancing Medical Research
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This funding opportunity is to stimulate the use of existing human datasets for well-focused secondary analyses to investigate novel scientific ideas or new models, systems, tools, methods, or technologies that have the potential for significant impact on biomedical or biobehavioral research in areas relevant to the NHLBI mission. The next application due date is February 23, 2018.
For more information on PAR-17-004 please visit:
This funding opportunity is to support meritorious exploratory research relevant to the NHLBI mission using the biospecimen collections that are stored in the NHLBI Biorepository and that are available through BioLINCC. The next application due date is October 17, 2017.
For more information on RFA-HL-17-022 please visit:
A new open-access paper about BioLINCC metrics and results is now available on PLOS ONE:
Giffen CA, Wagner EL, Adams JT, Hitchcock DM, Welniak LA, Brennan SP, Carroll LE. “Providing researchers with online access to NHLBI biospecimen collections: The results of the first six years of the NHLBI BioLINCC program”.
The Imaging Core Lab of the National Registry of Genetically Triggered Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms (GenTAC) is now considering applications from researchers who have obtained GenTAC data through BioLINCC and who wish to have additional or novel evaluation of GenTAC images beyond the image readings obtained under the original GenTAC study protocol. The application form, instructions, and contact information for the Imaging Core Lab will be made available for request upon approval and fulfillment of a GenTAC data request through BioLINCC.
AIDS application due dates have been added to the Funding Opportunity Announcement for RFA-HL-17-022 "Maximizing the Scientific Value of the NHLBI Biorepository: Scientific Opportunities for Exploratory Research (R21)".
For more information, please visit: https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-HL-17-565.html
The RFA-HL-17-022 funding opportunity now has a FAQ available here: https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/grants-and-training/funding-opportunities-and-contacts/all-funding-opportunity-announcements-1745
A new study, Surgical Treatment for Ischemic Heart Failure (STICH), has been posted to BioLINCC. Data from this study are available for requests.
A new study, Prematurity and Respiratory Outcomes Program (PROP) Core Database Protocol, has been posted to BioLINCC. Data from this study are available for requests.
A new study, Cardiothoracic Surgical Trials Network (CTSN) Evaluation of Outcomes Following Mitral Valve Repair/Replacement in Severe Chronic Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation (SMR), has b...