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BARDA Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority
CBER Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research
CBRN Chemical, Biological, Radiological, or Nuclear
CDER Center for Drug Evaluation and Research
CDRH Center for Devices and Radiological Health
CERSI Center for Excellence in Regulatory Science and Innovation
CFSAN Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
CTP Center for Tobacco Products
CVM Center for Veterinary Medicine
DARPA Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
DOD  Department of Defense
FDA Food and Drug Administration
FSMA Food Safety Modernization Act
HA Hemagglutinin
HHS Department of Health and Human Services
ICOR International Consortium of Orthopedic Registries
IT Information Technology
IVET Innovation Exploration Team
MDEpiNet Medical Device Epidemiology Network
MCMi Medical Countermeasures Initiative
NCTR National Center for Toxicological Research
NIH National Institutes of Health
NIST National Institute for Standards and Technology
NMR Nuclear Magnetic Resonance
OC Office of the Commissioner
ORA Office of Regulatory Affairs
PACES Partnership in Applied Comparative Effectiveness Science
PCAST President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology
PHEMCE Public Health Emergency Medical Countermeasures Enterprise
Pk/PD Pharmacokinetic/Pharmacodynamic
PPP Public-Private Partnerships
RFA Requests for Applications
RUF Reagan-Udall Foundation
SAR Structure-Activity Relationship
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