Research & Education

Small Cell Lung Cancer (SCLC) Consortium: Coordinating Center

This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites applications to establish a Coordinating Center (CC) for the Small Cell Lung Cancer (SCLC) Consortium (Consortium) that will be focused on prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and mechanisms of treatment resistance in SCLC.

The CC will support the administrative coordination of the SCLC Consortium, create and support database(s) for -omics or other data pertinent to the Consortium, secure centralized tissue banking for specimens submitted by the members of the Consortium and a virtual biospecimen database that would include all tissue resources of the Consortium, provide centralized biostatistics, bioinformatics and data analysis support, establish SCLC in vivo and in vitro model repositories and distribution units, support meeting and communications coordination among members of Consortium, and form and maintain a Consortium website.

Open Date (Earliest Submission Date)  February 17, 2016
Letter of Intent Due Date(s)  30 days prior to the application due date
Application Due Date(s)  March 17, 2016; November 17, 2016, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization.