Introduction and link to NC TraCS Institute

The North Carolina Translational and Clinical Sciences Institute (NC TraCS) is one of approximately 60 CTSA medical research institutions working together as a national consortium to improve the way biomedical research is conducted across the country.  To achieve these goals, TraCS offers a number of programs and services to assist researchers.  In addition to research services for established investigators, NC TraCS has a number of training programs for junior faculty, both basic and clinical, working to establish an independent research program.  The Carolina Kickstart Office works with investigators interested in commercializing a discovery.