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CDMRP Webinar Series Available for Researchers

The Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP) invites the research community to view a webinar series on funding opportunities that have a team science component. The webinar will provide an overview of types of award mechanisms that encourage multiple investigators, key elements of team science program announcements, required application documents, and general guidance for applicants. Find the webinar schedule here: https://cdmrp.army.mil/pubs/Webinars/webinar_series Questions: usarmy.detrick.medcom-cdmrp.mbx.cdmrp-public-affairs@mail.mil Read More

Register Today for the 2019 International TSC Research Conference

Register now  for the 2019 International Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Conference: Changing the Course of TSC. We look forward to seeing you June 20-22 at the Chelsea Hotel Toronto! The 2019 conference will be presented by the TS Alliance in partnership with Tuberous Sclerosis Canada Sclérose Tubéreuse and the TS Alliance of Mexico. Early Bird Registration closes April 19. Confirmed Speakers Keynote Speaker: David Neal Franz, MD John J. Bissler, MD Patrick F. Bolton, PhD, FRCPsych Michael Borchers, MD Angélique Bordey, PhD Thomas N. Darling, MD, PhD Peter Davis, MD Kevin C. Ess, MD, PhD You Feng, PhD Elizabeth P. Henske, MD Shafali S. Jeste, MD... Read More

Submit Gomez Award Nominations by April 12

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The Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance grants the Manuel R. Gomez Award to individuals who have made a significant impact on our understanding of TSC in research and/or have impacted the delivery of clinical care for individuals with TSC. Read More

Grant LOIs Due April 8

We are now accepting letters of intent for Postdoctoral Fellowships and Research Grants. Learn more about our funding mechanisms and eligibility requirements on our Grants page. Letters of reference are required for Postdoctoral Fellowships, so please begin the LOI process early to ensure your references have time to prepare and submit their letters. Please submit your LOIs through proposalCENTRAL by Monday, April 8 at 11:59 pm Eastern Time. Read More

TSC Biosamples Available at No Cost to Researchers

Are you looking for samples from TSC patients to use in your lab? The TSC Biosample Repository has a growing collection of samples tied to phenotypic data. In most cases, we can ship these samples at no charge to the investigator. By the end of 2018, we had shipped more than 400 samples for diverse projects, ranging from quantification of sphingolipids in plasma to investigating mitochondrial DNA heteroplasmy. As of February 7, 2019, the TSC Biosample Repository contained: 334 buccal cell samples for DNA isolation 193 blood samples from which plasma and white blood cells have been isolated 9 tissue... Read More

Submit Gomez Award Nominations by April 12

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The Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance grants the Manuel R. Gomez Award to individuals who have made a significant impact on our understanding of TSC in research and/or have impacted the delivery of clinical care for individuals with TSC. Read More