The summary for the Mdma: Research Areas Needing More Emphasis Federal Grant is detailed below.
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Sep 08, 2004
Dec 07, 2006
Feb 03, 2007
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The purpose of this PA is to provide an optimally comprehensive, strategic, and balanced MDMA (3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine) research program, given the upsurge in MDMA abuse worldwide, including its abuse outside the rave scene. Although researchers have made great strides in characterizing MDMAs neural mechanisms and neurotoxicity, it is necessary now to focus on specific areas of MDMA research, across all research disciplines, urgently needing our attention. For the purpose of this PA, the term MDMA is defined as 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine and its very close structural analogues, such as p-methoxyamphetamine (PMA), p-methoxymethamphetamine (PMMA), and 3,4-methylenedioxy-N-ethyl-amphetamine (MDEA), insofar as they share specific subjective, discriminative stimulus, or toxicological properties with 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine; however, methamphetamine and other amphetamines that are characterized by neurotoxic effects on central dopaminergic systems in experimental animals are not included in this definition. Ecstasy is defined as a preparation (usually a tablet) supposed by its users to contain MDMA.
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
Small businesses Public housing authorities/Indian housing authorities Public and State controlled institutions of higher education City or township governments For profit organizations other than small businesses Private institutions of higher education Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education Special district governments Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification) County governments Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments) State governments Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized) Independent school districts
Additional Information on Eligibility
Eligible agencies of the Federal Government are eligible to apply. Foreign institutions are eligible to apply.