NIGMS supports basic biomedical research that contributes to the understanding of fundamental cellular and physiological principles. General areas of interest include cell biology, biophysics, genetics, developmental biology, pharmacology, physiology, biological chemistry, biomedical technology, bioinformatics and computational biology. The material below provides details on these areas.
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Biomedical Technology, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology
Bioinformatics and Computational Biology
Cell Biology and Biophysics
Genetics and Developmental Biology
Developmental and Cellular Processes
Pharmacology, Physiology, and Biological Chemistry
Biochemistry and Biorelated Chemistry
Pharmacological and Physiological Sciences
Research Capacity Building
Training, Workforce Development, and Diversity
Undergraduate and Predoctoral Training