Posts in the “Grants Grants” category:

NIH Awards More than $1M in microRNA Grant Funding in September

Posted by Samantha Powell on September 8th, 2014 |

The National Institutes of Health this month awarded more than $1 million in grant funding to support four research projects examining the effect of microRNAs on cancer and their potential for treating the disease. The first grant was awarded to University of Massachusetts Medical School Assistant Professor Wen Xue to fund his studies into the […]

Hospital awarded grant for lung cancer screening

Posted by Samantha Powell on July 6th, 2014 |

CHEYENNE – Cheyenne Regional Medical Center Foundation has received a grant to help more people get tested for lung cancer. CRMC Foundation has been approved for the $70,750 grant from the Whedon Cancer Detection Foundation, a not-for-profit organization based in Sheridan. Grant money will pay for CT lung cancer testing through the Cheyenne Regional Cancer […]

Damon Runyon Cancer Research foundation awards $4M to 10 top young clinical investigators

Posted by Samantha Powell on June 23rd, 2014 |

The Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation named seven new Damon Runyon Clinical Investigators at its spring 2014 Clinical Investigator Award Committee review. The recipients of this prestigious three-year award are outstanding early career physician-scientists conducting patient-oriented cancer research at major research centers under the mentorship of the nation’s leading scientists and clinicians. Each will receive […]

ROI Grants a $200,000 Award to Evaluate the Value of Radiation Therapy and Patient Outcomes Among Lung Cancer Patients

Posted by Samantha Powell on May 21st, 2014 |

Date: 1/21/14 Outlet Full Name: News Wise Author: No author http://www.newswise.com/articles/roi-grants-a-200-000-award-to-evaluate-the-value-of-radiation-therapy-and-patient-outcomes-among-lung-cancer-patients?ret=/articles/list&category=medicine&page=1&search%5Bstatus%5D=3&search%5Bsort%5D=date+desc&search%5Bsection%5D=10&search%5Bhas_multimedia%5D= Newswise — Fairfax, Va., January 21, 2014 – The Radiation Oncology Institute (ROI) has selected Christopher G. Slatore, MD, an assistant professor in the division of pulmonary and critical care medicine at the Portland VA Medical Center in Portland, Oregon, and a leader in […]

$660,000 Grant to Study Lung Cancer Treatment Strategies Awarded to UT Southwestern Professors

Posted by Samantha Powell on May 6th, 2014 |

News Headline: $660,000 Grant to Study Lung Cancer Treatment Strategies Awarded to UT Southwestern Professors Date: 5/6/14 Outlet Full Name: Bio News Texas Author: Ana Pimentel http://bionews-tx.com/news/2014/05/06/660000-grant-to-study-lung-cancer-treatment-strategies-awarded-to-ut-southwestern-professors/ UT Southwestern professors Dr. James Kim and Dr. David Gerber have received $660,000 in grant funding to study new approaches to lung cancer pathways and to test the […]

National cancer network receives $2M in research funding

Posted by Samantha Powell on March 21st, 2014 |

Date: 3/21/14 Outlet Full Name: San Diego Daily Transcript Author: N/A http://www.sddt.com/News/article.cfm?SourceCode=20140321tqc#.UzBlWahdXDU The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) Oncology Research Program (ORP) has been awarded a $2 million grant from Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc. to develop a program to scientifically evaluate and define the safety and clinical effectiveness of the investigational compound nintedanib (BIBF 1120) […]

Bristol-Myers Squibb Announces Charitable Donation of $1 Million to Support Immuno-Oncology Education for Patients and Caregivers

Posted by Samantha Powell on March 3rd, 2014 |

News Headline: Bristol-Myers Squibb Announces Charitable Donation of $1 Million to Support Immuno-Oncology Education for Patients and Caregivers Date: 3/3/14 Outlet Full Name: Wall Street Journal Author: No author http://online.wsj.com/article/PR-CO-20140303-905003.html Bristol-Myers Squibb Company today announced donations totaling $1 million in 2013 to four nonprofit organizations that support patients with cancer. The donations will fund the […]

Scripps Florida lands $1.8 million grant for lung cancer study

Posted by Samantha Powell on January 29th, 2014 |

cheap ray bans News Headline: Scripps Florida lands $1.8 million grant for lung cancer study Date: 1/29/14 Outlet Full Name: Palm Beach Post Author: Jeff Ostrowski http://www.palmbeachpost.com/news/business/scripps-florida-lands-18-million-grant-for-lung-ca/nc7JJ/ Scripps Florida scientists won $1.8 million from the National Institutes of Health to study lung cancer, the institute said Thursday. Joseph Kissil is principal investigator of the new […]

Stanford gets $90 million cancer study grant

Posted by Samantha Powell on January 5th, 2014 |

News Headline:  Stanford gets $90 million cancer study grant Date:  1/05/2014 Outlet Full Name:  Mercury News Author: Lisa J. Krieger http://www.mercurynews.com/science/ci_24850005/stanford-gets-90-million-cancer-study-grant Stanford has received a vast sum of money to study a tiny population of deadly cancer cells, a gift that could help combat the heartbreak of phoenixlike disease recurrence. The $90 million from the […]

NCI Awards Insight Genetics $1.5M to Further Develop NSCLC Assay

Posted by Samantha Powell on August 26th, 2013 |

News Headline: NCI Awards Insight Genetics $1.5M to Further Develop NSCLC Assay Date: 8/26/13 Outlet Full Name: GenomeWeb Daily News Author Name: N/A http://www.genomeweb.com/pcrsample-prep/nci-awards-insight-genetics-15m-further-develop-nsclc-assay NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Insight Genetics today announced it was awarded a $1.5 million Phase II Small Business Innovation Research contract from the National Cancer Institute to continue development of […]