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Understanding the Rules of Life: Microbiome Interactions and Mechan...

$15,000,000

deadline:

02/23/21
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Understanding the Rules of Life: Microbiome Interactions and Mechan...

$15,000,000

deadline:

02/23/21
Geographic Area

Description

In 2016, the National Science Foundation (NSF) unveiled a set of "Big Ideas," 10 bold, long-term research and process ideas that identify areas for future investment at the frontiers of science and engineering (see https://www.nsf.gov/news/special_reports/big_ideas/index.jsp). The Big Ideas represent unique opportunities to position our Nation at the cutting edge of global science and engineering by bringing together diverse disciplinary perspectives to support convergence research. As such, when responding to this solicitation, even though proposals must be submitted to the Division of Emerging Frontiers in the Directorate for Biological Sciences (BIO/EF), once received, the proposals will be managed by a cross-disciplinary team of NSF Program Directors. Understanding the Rules of Life (URoL): PredictingPhenotypeis one of NSF’s 10 Big Ideas (https://www.nsf.gov/news/special_reports/big_ideas) and is focused on predicting the set of observable characteristics (phenotypes) based on...

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