This program seeks to increase small business participation in federally supported research and development as well as the private-sector commercialization of technology developed with federal support. It does this through the Federal Government's
Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs.
The program supports projects in which the primary focus is bioinformatics and computational biology technology research and development, with special interest in funding research in such areas as:
For more information about NIGMS support of small business opportunities, contact:
Eddie Billingslea, Ph.D.Division of Biophysics, Biomedical Technology, and Computational Biosciences National Institute of General Medical Sciences National Institutes of Health 45 Center Drive MSC 6200 Bethesda, MD 20892-6200
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