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Limited Competition: Specific Pathogen Free Macaque Colonies to Support HIV/AIDS Research (U42 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

Type: Posted • Opportunity: PAR-24-129


The purpose of this Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) is to provide continuing support for specific pathogen-free (SPF) macaque colonies previously funded under the auspices of PAR-21-089 and PAR-18-669 that support Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)/Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) research. Breeding colonies are essential to sustain appropriate SPF macaques for research related to HIV/AIDS. Pedigree SPF macaques are free of certain viruses, which may confound the results of HIV/AIDS-related investigations or present a risk to the personnel who care for the animals. The SPF macaques are genetically characterized for major histocompatibility complex (MHC) class I types, because MHC class I genotypes have large effects on macaque immune responses to Simian Immunodeficiency Virus (SIV) that can induce AIDS in nonhuman primates (NHPs) and on human immune responses to HIV.


Category of Funding
Funding Instruments
Cooperative Agreement
Grant Category
Cost Sharing / Matching Requirement
On 1/22/24 the National Institutes of Health posted grant opportunity PAR-24-129 for Limited Competition: Specific Pathogen Free Macaque Colonies to Support HIV/AIDS Research (U42 Clinical Trial Not Allowed). The grant will be issued under grant program 93.310 Trans-NIH Research Support.


Posted Date
Jan. 22, 2024, 12:00 a.m. EST
Closing Date
Jan. 7, 2027, 12:00 a.m. EST Due in 1038 Days
Last Updated
Jan. 22, 2024, 3:10 p.m. EST
Archive Date
Feb. 12, 2027


Eligible Applicants
Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
Additional Info
Other Eligible Applicants include the following: Non-domestic (non-U.S.) Entities (Foreign Organization) are not eligible to apply. Non-domestic (non-U.S.) components of U.S. Organizations are not eligible to apply. Foreign components, as defined in the NIH Grants Policy Statement, are not allowed. see NOFO for eligibility details


National Institutes of Health
Contact Email
Email Description
See Section VII. Agency Contacts within the full opportunity announcement for all other inquires.
Contact Phone
(301) 402-2541
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