NINDS


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National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

 
an institute of the national institutes of health whose mission is to reduce the burden of neurological diseases by supporting and conducting research (both basic and clinical) on the normal and diseased nervous system, fostering the training of investigators in the neurosciences, and seeking better understanding, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of neurological disorders.

NINDS

Neurology A multicenter, double blinded, randomized trial–National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke which evaluated the effects of tPA therapy in Pts with stroke. See Thrombolytic therapy, tPA.

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

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NINDS

An agency that conducts research on nervous system disorders, including Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, and stroke, that occur with greater frequency in the elderly.
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Since our initial NIH BPN award in 2011, AMRI has provided discovery chemistry services to NINDS and its private sector BPN members on 15 drug candidate programs, and two of these programs have advanced to the stage where a pre-clinical candidate has been declared, with a third candidate pending.
What ethical, legal, and social issues are likely to arise from advances in basic and clinical neuroscience over the next 15 years, for which the NINDS should be prepared?
Two sections of the homepage allow researchers to find out about funding opportunities Under the Funding Opportunities header, visitors can retrieve lists of NINDS opportunities either for the last 60 days or all current opportunities.
Factors that could cause such differences include, but are not limited to (a) the company's performance under the collaboration with NINDS; (b) successful results in the performance of the services; (c) NINDS continuous utilization of the company's services at levels set forth in the contract; (d) NINDS continued pursuit of programs under which the company provides services, as well as those factors discussed in the company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2010 as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 16, 2011 and the company's other SEC filings.
President and CEO of Aquinnah said, "We are pleased to have received excellent reviews on our scientific program, leading NINDS to fund our proposal to develop innovative new therapies for the treatment of ALS.
Over the past year, based on the discovery of a new biomarker for brain cancers by collaborators at NIH, the company is working with NINDS, NIH to develop more effective treatments for glioblastoma multiforme (GBM), the most common and most aggressive type of primary brain cancer in adults and other brain cancers of adults and children.
An example of such a facility is the NINDS Human Genetics Resource Center (http://locus.
Under his guidance, many young scientists who come to the NINDS for advanced training in immunology have gone on to devote their professional lives to the MS problem.
4 million and was awarded under the NINDS Fast-Track Small Business Innovative Research Cooperative Program in Translational Research that supports the identification and preclinical testing of new therapeutics for neurological disorders.
Under a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) with the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS), and upon receipt of an IND from the FDA, TSI will work with leading researchers at the NINDS / Intramural Stroke Program to test the safety of dual thrombolytic therapy using tissue plasminogen activator and an improved version of prourokinase (HisproUK) in patients suffering from acute ischemic stroke (AIS).
The ultimate goal of the DMFP is to support the NINDS and their BPN Contributors - drug companies and academic researchers in the development and manufacture of dosage forms of small molecule drug candidates suitable for administration in preclinical and clinical studies of neurological disease/disorders.
The tools and mouse lines provided by this project allow the neuroscience community to perform detailed studies of each gene," says Laura Mamounas, the GENSAT project officer at the NINDS.