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Research Resources

NIDDK makes publicly supported resources, data sets, and studies available to researchers to accelerate and lower the cost of new discoveries.

NIDDK Information Network (dkNET)

Make Your Research Dollar Go Further

Visit the dkNET portal to search several databases for existing resources like mouse strains, antibodies, data sets, etc.

NIDDK Central Repository

Use Resources from Significant Clinical Research Projects

Visit the Repository to access data and samples to fit your research needs. A login is required.

Research Centers

Research Services from NIDDK-funded Institutions

Centers support core facilities, specialized expertise, research training, and pilot projects.

Ancillary Studies

Expand Upon the Scope of Major Ongoing Clinical Studies

NIDDK accepts study proposals that expand upon the scope of major ongoing clinical studies. Investigators may study diseases and conditions that are not within the original scope of the parent study but within the mission of NIDDK.

Technology Advancement

Technology Development, Patenting, Licensing, Material Transfers, and Research Collaboration

NIDDK facilitates the development, exchange, evaluation, patenting, and licensing of new inventions and discoveries.