Posts in the “Grants Grants” category:

Study identifies novel genomic changes in the most common type of lung cancer

Posted by Samantha Powell on July 9th, 2014 |

Researchers from The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) Research Network have identified novel mutations in a well-known cancer-causing pathway in lung adenocarcinoma, the most common subtype of lung cancer. Knowledge of these genomic changes may expand the number of possible therapeutic targets for this disease and potentially identify a greater number of patients with treatable mutations […]

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 […]

Feds fund lung cancer research at New York Medical College

Posted by Samantha Powell on June 30th, 2014 |

New York Medical College in Valhalla has been awarded a $201,250 grant to study lung cancer formation and growth triggered by nickel compounds. The award from the National Institutes of Health was recently announced by U.S. Rep. Nita M. Lowey, the senior Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee from the 17th congressional district in Westchester […]

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 […]

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 […]