Table 3

Preclinical development funding links

NIH programs

RAID pilot program

http://nihroadmap.nih.gov/raid webcite

SBIR/STTR

http://grants.nih.gov/grants/funding/sbir.htm webcite

Alzheimer's disease

Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation

http://www.alzdiscovery.org webcite

Amyotropic lateral sclerosis

Amyotropic Lateral Sclerosis Association

http://www.alsa.org webcite

Huntington's disease

CHDI, Inc.

http://www.chdi-inc.org webcite

High Q Foundation

http://www.highqfoundation.org webcite

Multiple sclerosis

National Multiple Sclerosis Society

http://www.nationalmssociety.org webcite

Myelin Repair Foundation

http://www.myelinrepair.org webcite

Parkinson's disease

Michael J Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research

http://www.michaeljfox.org webcite


RAID, Rapid Access to Interventional Development; SBIR, Small Business Innovative Research; STTR, Small Business Technology Transfer.

Steinmetz and Spack BMC Neurology 2009 9(Suppl 1):S2   doi:10.1186/1471-2377-9-S1-S2

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