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Tour NCATS’ Stem Cell Translation Laboratory

Watch this video to learn how NCATS is advancing pluripotent stem cell research.

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Team Develops Potential New Approach to Stop Cancer Metastasis

NCATS scientists collaborated with NCI and Northwestern University researchers to identify a new compound that blocks the spread of several types of cancer in animal models.

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NCATS Seeks New Deputy Director

Join our team! NCATS is seeking exceptional candidates for its Deputy Director position. The application deadline is June 5, 2018.

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May E-Newsletter Now Available

Read about a collaborative approach to biomedical data sharing, funding for drug repurposing projects, a CTSA Program-supported brain study, closing the protein knowledge gap, and more.

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Collaborative Approach to Advancing Biomedical Data Sharing

NCATS is connecting academic and private-sector partners to create a data-mining resource to speed translational innovation in disease prevention, diagnosis and treatment.

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Translating Translation

Learn more about the different uses of “translation” in biomedical science.

Protein Knowledge Gap

About one in every three proteins is poorly understood, limiting research opportunities.

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Assay Guidance Manual

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Interested in creating biologically, physiologically and pharmacologically relevant assays for early-stage drug discovery? Check out our best-practices Assay Guidance Manual.

Work with Us

Learn more about all the ways that potential grantees, partners and collaborators can access NCATS support to advance translational science.

  • NCATS Programs & Initiatives
    NCATS encourages partnerships that cross many scientific disciplines and research sectors in pursuit of translational success.
  • Small Business Opportunities
    NCATS’ small business programs help entrepreneurs develop and commercialize new translational technologies.
  • Expertise & Resources
    NCATS staff are experts in translation, and the Center’s resources support pre-clinical and clinical activities.
  • Licensing Opportunities
    NCATS makes it easy for industry and academia to interact and partner with Center laboratories and scientists.