The National Institutes of Health (NIH) funds:

  • National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) Programs of Excellence (PEN) in Nanotechnology
  • Nanomedicine Development Centers (NDC)
    • One currently funded center in California
    • Two previously funded centers in California at UCSF and UCLA
  • National Cancer Institute (NCI)'s Centers of Cancer Nanotechnology Excellence (CCNE)
    • Two of nine centers in California
  • NCI Cancer Nanotechnology Training Centers (CNTC)
  • Nanotechnology Characterization Lab (NCL)