NC TraCS/NC State Collaborative Pilot Grants

NC TraCS is partnering with NCSU's Office of Research Innovation and Economic Development (ORIED) and the Comparative Medicine Institute (CMI) to promote interdisciplinary inter-institutional collaborative research teams.

An informational webinar was held on September 27, 2017. | watch webinar

A library of pertinent reviews on the use of large animals can be viewed here. A list of induced and naturally occurring models that PIs work with at NCSU can be viewed here. Those interested in discussing the possibilities for large animal models should contact:

Induced Large Animal Models: Dr. Anthony Blikslager, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Genetically modified pig models: Dr. Jorge Piedrahita, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Naturally occurring large animal models: Dr. Duncan Lascelles, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The NC TraCS / NC State Collaborative Pilot Grant RFA has been rolled into the TraCS $5K-$50K Translational Research Matched Pilot Grant Program. Please see that web page for upcoming deadlines.