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Preclinical Innovation

Quantitative high-throughput screening data.
Rapid Test Unveils Promising Therapies for Myositis

A team of NCATS researchers developed an approach to rapidly test thousands of existing drugs to identify promising therapies for myositis, a rare muscle disease.

Three scientists look at the results from a microscope on a computer.
NCATS Translational Science Training Program Sets Young Scientists on Paths to Career Success

Key findings from a review of fellows who completed the DPI training program found that young scientists equipped with translational science skills were better prepared for a broad range of science-based careers at the benchtop and beyond.

Improving the Drug Development Process

Creating and testing innovative methods to improve and accelerate the drug development process and find new treatments for patients faster.

Repurposing Drugs

Discovering new uses for approved drugs to provide the quickest possible transition from bench to bedside.

Testing & Predictive Models

Developing better model systems for drug and toxicity testing.

Core Technologies

Using state-of-the-art resources to enable the ongoing operation of all NCATS translational research activities.

Improving the Drug Development Process

Creating and testing innovative methods to improve and accelerate the drug development process and find new treatments for patients faster.

Repurposing Drugs

Discovering new uses for approved drugs to provide the quickest possible transition from bench to bedside.

Testing & Predictive Models

Developing better model systems for drug and toxicity testing.

Core Technologies

Using state-of-the-art resources to enable the ongoing operation of all NCATS translational research activities.