Tag Archives: National Institute of General Medical Sciences

Free Workshop: Navigating New NIGMS Training Guidelines

Earlier this year the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) released its new Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) for predoctoral institutional training grants, or T32s. The FOA outlines ambitious goals for training programs with the stated objective of developing a “diverse pool of well-trained scientists” with a broad base of technical, operational, and professional skills… Read More »

FASEB Gives Input on Needs and Opportunities in Team Science

On June 10, the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) responded to a National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) request for information on the benefits and challenges associated with “team science” and team-based research. The RFI sought feedback from the scientific community on the needs and opportunities in team science at multi-investigator,… Read More »

FASEB hosts discussion of reproducibility in antibody research

On September 10, the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) hosted a dialogue on ways to improve the reproducibility of scientific studies that use antibodies. The discussion featured presentations by five experts in the field who described different strategies to validate antibodies and the studies that use them. The roundtable was the second… Read More »