Gnotobiotic Mouse Seed Funding

Key Information

Direct Link to Opportunity

Application Deadline

Fund Type


Funding Agency

Gnotobiotic Mouse Facility

Agency Type


Internal or External


Status of Applicants

See Opportunity Website


See Opportunity Website


See Opportunity Website

Additional Details


The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Innovation has provided funding to support short-term research projects with the goal of generating preliminary data for extramural grant applications. Selected research projects will be awarded up to $5,000. Funding can be requested to utilize existing germ-free mice (Swiss-Webster and C57Bl/6) or to rederive a conventional mouse line to germ-free. If funded, an animal use protocol must be approved by the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee prior to initiating animal studies. Please consult with the Division of Animal Resources ( regarding preparation of the animal protocol.

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