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Funding Opportunity: Detection of HIV for Self-Testing (R61/R33)

August 30, 2017

Announcement (FOA) Number PAR-17-471 

The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement is to support bi-phasic developmental, discovery-driven, or hypothesis-driven research focused on innovative strategies to detect HIV either within the first two weeks of infection or to monitor viral rebound after stopping or developing resistance to antiretroviral therapy. Applications should propose simple dignostic tools that would be feasible for a self-testing platform to allow untrainded individuals to detect HIV. Interdisciplinary collaborations that...

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Forsyth

Postdoctoral Research Fellow Position Available at the Forsyth Institute, Cambridge, MA

August 10, 2017

A position for a postdoctoral research fellow is immediately available at the Forsyth Institute in Cambridge, Massachusetts             

We are very excited to embark on a NIH-sponsored project to develop a novel oral vaccine against HIV/AIDS. A postdoctoral fellow with a strong background in Immunology is sought for the careful planning and implementation of research projects involving assessments of mucosal/cellular immune responses to our novel HIV vaccine.

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August 2017 Request for Proposals: CFAR Mucosal Immunology Group

August 4, 2017

CFAR Mucosal Immunology Group
Request for Proposals (August 2017)

This current Request for Proposals builds upon the accomplishments of the Mucosal Immunology Group (MIG) by extending scientific participation and support to members of the NIH Centers for AIDS Research (CFAR) network to create a CFAR Mucosal Immunology Group (CFAR-MIG). One of the primary goals of this group is to support innovative, method development studies by CFAR members. MIG awards are for one year with maximum funding per application of up to $100,000 Total Costs....

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