Notice of Change of Participation of NIH Institutes and Centers in PAR-09-221 Innovations in Biomedical Computational Science and Technology Initiative (STTR [R41/R42])

Notice Number: NOT-OD-12-061

Key Dates

Release Date: February 22, 2012

Issued by

National Institutes of Health (NIH)


The purpose of this Notice is to inform potential applicants of changes in the participation of NIH Institutes, Centers, and Offices (ICOs) in PAR-09-221 Innovations in Biomedical Computational Science and Technology Initiative (STTR [R41/R42]) .


On December 23, 2011, the National Center for Research Resources (NCRR) was dissolved and the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) and the Office of Research Infrastructure Programs (ORIP) were established. As indicated in NOT-OD-12-026, all NCRR programs were transferred to other NIH ICOs. Additionally, the responsibility for all Funding Opportunity Announcements (FOAs) in which NCRR participated is being transferred to other ICOs. Please visit the NCRR website for more information regarding the transfer of NCRR programs to other NIH ICOs.


The following sections of PAR-09-221 have been revised to reflect the removal of NCRR from this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA).

Components of Participating Organizations: NCRR has been removed from the list of participating ICOs.

National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS), (
National Eye Institute (NEI), (
National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), (
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), (
National Institute on Aging (NIA), (
National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), (
National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB), (
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS) (
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), (
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), (
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), (
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS), (
National Library of Medicine (NLM), (

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number: The NCRR CFDA number, 93.389, has been removed.

All other aspects of this FOA remain unchanged.


Please direct all inquiries to the appropriate Scientific/Research Contact listed in the FOA.