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Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Company Profile

19:03 EDT 21st September 2017 | BioPortfolio

The mission of the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation is to identify the most brilliant and promising early-career scientists and provide them with funding to pursue innovative research that will eliminate cancer as a deadly disease. The Foundation has gained worldwide prominence in cancer research by identifying outstanding researchers and physician-scientists. Eleven scientists supported by the Foundation have received the Nobel Prize, and others are heads of cancer centers and leaders of renowned research programs. Since its founding in 1946, the Foundation has invested over $220 million and funded more than 3,200 scientists. This year, it will invest approximately $9 million in the most outstanding young investigators in the nation.


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Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation awards over $3.1M to top clinical investigators

(Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation) The Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation named five new Damon Runyon Clinical Investigators at its spring 2017 committee review. The recipients of this pre...

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation grants fellowship awards to 18 top scientists

(Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation) The Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation named 18 new Damon Runyon Fellows at its spring Fellowship Award Committee review. The recipients of this prestigi...

Four young pediatric cancer research fellows earn $1 million in awards

(Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation) The Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation has named four outstanding young scientists as recipients of the prestigious Damon Runyon-Sohn Pediatric Cancer Fe...

HAMILTON Benefit Performance at SHN Orpheum Theatre Raises Nearly $1 Million for Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation

SAN FRANCISCO, May 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation hosted a benefit performance of the Broadway musical HAMILTON on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at the SHN Orpheum ...

Over $350,000 Raised at 9th Annual Runyon 5K at Yankee Stadium

BRONX, N.Y., July 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- On Saturday, July 15, 2017, the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation held the 9th Annual Runyon 5K at Yankee Stadium. The ev...

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation to Hold 9th Annual Runyon 5K at Yankee Stadium on Saturday, July 15

BRONX, New York, May 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- On Saturday, July 15, 2017, the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation will hold the 9th Annual Runyon 5K at Yankee Stadium – and 100 percent of f...

Young Scientists, Supported By Companies Like William Raveis Real Estate, Are Expanding The Frontiers Of Cancer Research

SHELTON, Conn., Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Connecticut has one of the highest cancer rates in the country but also the greatest concentration of doctors. That combination makes the state both a ca...

Stand Up To Cancer, Lustgarten Foundation Award $2M to Pancreatic Cancer Research Team

Stand Up To Cancer has partnered with the Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research to sponsor a translational research team focused on applying chimeric antigen receptor T cell (CAR-T) the...

PubMed Articles [11586 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Connecting cancer to its causes requires incorporation of effects on tissue microenvironments.

In a recent paper in Science, Tomasetti et al. present an expanded model for cancer risk, which they claim demonstrates the relative contribution of mutations caused by replication errors, environment...

AACR Cancer Progress Report 2017: Harnessing Research Discoveries to Save Lives.

Adherence to the World Cancer Research Fund/American Institute for Cancer Research recommendations and colorectal cancer risk.

The World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF) and the American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR) released in 2007 eight recommendations for cancer prevention on body fatness, diet and physical activity. O...

South Asian Health. From Research to Practice and Policy: An Overview.

The US South Asian population has grown tremendously, and is now over 2.5 million. South Asians often face tremendous cultural, socioeconomic, linguistic and structural obstacles to good health, and f...

Prioritizing Mental Health Research in Cancer Patients and Survivors.

The United States spends billions of dollars annually on cancer research. Historically, compared to other areas of cancer research, very little funding has been dedicated to mental health research in ...

Clinical Trials [8350 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Olive Oil v Prostate Cancer Foundation Diet for Treatment of Prostate Cancer

This study compared a plant-based, olive oil diet to the diet recommended by the Prostate Cancer Foundation for weight loss and improvement in some laboratory biomarkers.

Alpha-1 Foundation Research Registry

The Alpha-1 Foundation Research Registry is a confidential database made up of individuals diagnosed with severe alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (Alpha-1) or the carrier state.

Lynne Cohen Consortium Project: Multi-Center Database/Registry

Goals of this registry: 1.1 To collect and store very limited demographic information (age, birthdate, race and ethnicity), limited cancer risk and breast and ovarian disease history, as ...

Alpha-1 Foundation DNA and Tissue Bank

This is a long-term follow-up banking protocol that collects medical information and tissue (blood, liver and lung) samples for future research; use of data and samples for research purpos...

Brain Development Research Program

Dr. Elliott Sherr and his collaborators at University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) are studying the genetic causes of disorders of cognition and epilepsy, in particular disorders of...

Companies [3809 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation

The mission of the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation is to identify the most brilliant and promising early-career scientists and provide them with funding to pursue innovative research that will...

AMC Cancer Research Center |

AMC Cancer Research Foundation at the University of Colorado Cancer Center (UCCC), where we pursue new and better ways to prevent and treat cancer. As the only cancer center in the Rocky Mountain regi...

Sky Foundation, Inc.

After being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2007 and responding well to treatment, Kasselman established Sky Foundation to fund research for the Sky Foundation Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund at t...

National Foundation for Cancer Research

The National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR) is a leading charity dedicated to funding cancer research and public education relating to cancer prevention, earlier diagnosis,...

Prostate Cancer Foundation

The Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) is the world’s largest philanthropic source of support for accelerating the world’s most promising research for discovering better t...

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