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Ancillary Studies to Major Ongoing NIDDK and NHLBI Clinical Research Studies (R01)

Ancillary Studies to NIDDK Major Ongoing Clinical Research Studies

Cholestatic Liver Disease Consortium

The Cholestatic Liver Disease Consortium (CLiC) is a collaborative team of doctors, nurses, research coordinators, and patient support organizations throughout the US and London, UK working together to improve the lives of children and families dealing with rare Cholestatic Liver Diseases. The goal of the CLiC team is to investigate five genetic causes of intrahepatic cholestasis and to train the next generation of clinical researchers.

National Institute of Health
The NIH provides leadership and direction to programs designed to improve the health of the Nation by conducting and supporting research: in the causes, diagnosis, prevention, and cure of human diseases as well as in the processes of human growth and development.

NIH Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Award (R21)
The R21 mechanism is intended to encourage new, exploratory and developmental research projects by providing support for the early stages of their development.

NIH Research Project Grant Program (R01)
The Research Project (R01) grant is an award made to support a discrete, specified, circumscribed project to be performed by the named investigator(s) in an area representing the investigator's specific interest and competencies, based on the mission of the NIH.

Secondary Analyses in Obesity, Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases (R21)
The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) invites applications to support the secondary analysis of existing data sets relevant to diabetes and endocrine and metabolic diseases; digestive diseases and nutrition, including obesity and eating disorders; and kidney, urological, and hematological diseases.

Studies of Pediatric Liver Transplantation
Studies of Pediatric Liver Transplantation, SPLIT, is a research effort that was organized in 1995 by a group of physicians and surgeons committed to the success of pediatric liver transplantation. The group represents a cooperative effort between transplant centers in the United States and Canada to prospectively collect and analyze information required to advance the science of pediatric liver Transplantation.