Table 2.

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Translational Research Programs

ProgramCell TherapyGene TherapyTherapeuticsDiagnosticsManufacturing ServicesPharmacology–Toxicology ServicesRegulatory Affairs Services
CellsVectorsSmall MoleculesBiologics
PACTYesNoYesNoYesNoNoYesYesYes
GTRPNoYesYesNoNoYesNoNoYesYes
SMARTTNoNoYesNoNoNoYesYesYesYes
NCAINoYesYesYesNoNoYesYesYesYes
VITANoNoYesYesNoNoYesNoNoNo
CADETNoNoYesYesNoNoNoNoNoNo
  • CADET indicates Centers for Advanced diagnostics and Experimental Therapeutics in Lung Diseases Stage II; GTRP, Gene Therapy Resource Program; IND, investigational new drug; PACT, Production Assistance for Cellular Therapies; NCAI, National Institutes of Health Centers for Accelerated Innovations; VITA, Vascular Interventions/Innovations and Therapeutic Advances; and SMARTT, Science Moving Toward Research Translation and Therapy.