Analytical and Clinical Validation of Biomarkers for Alzheimers Disease (AD) and AD-Related Dementias (ADRD)?(U01 Clinical Trial Optional)
March 5, 2026
State governments, County governments, City or township governments, Special district governments, Independent school districts, Public & State controlled institutions of higher education, Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized), Public housing authorities, Native American tribal organizations, Nonprofits (with 501(c)(3) status), Nonprofits (without 501(c)(3) status)
The goal of this Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) is to accelerate the establishment ofeffective and reliable biomarkers of Alzheimers disease (AD) and AD-related dementias (ADRD) for usein therapy/medical product discovery and development, clinical trials and/or clinical practice. Specifically, this NOFO willsupport analytical and/or clinical validationof a biomarker, composite biomarker or biomarker signature, withrigor comparable with the expectations described in the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)Biomarker Qualification Program (BQP) or recommended by other FDA regulatory pathways.