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About the US initiative: Cancer Moonshot

November 01, 2017 01:18 - x 00, 0 - 00:00


The Cancer Moonshot is a key initiative of the NHI National Cancer Institute of the United States of America and aims to accelerate cancer research to make more therapies available to more patients, while also improving our ability to prevent cancer and detect it at an early stage. The Cancer Moonshot will work to accelerate these research efforts and break down barriers to progress by enhancing data access, and facilitating collaborations with researchers, doctors, philanthropies, patients, and patient advocates, and biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies. Read more.

The Cancer Moonshot is currently presenting open funding opportunities both for research and data projects. Find out more.

The Lancet Oncology recently published an article called: "The Cancer Moonshot from a European perspective". Read more.

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