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    Canadian University Enlists Businesses for Cancer Research Funding

    Canada’s Université de Montréal is recruiting businesses to supplement traditional government grants for cancer research on its campus. The university’s Institute for Research in Immunology and Cancer (IRIC) models this program on a similar partnership that funded Canadian athletes for the 2010 Winter Olympics. The new program, called… Read More
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    Share Your Ideas, Win a Prize, and (Maybe) Cure Cancer

    The Wall Street Journal on 18 September 2007 tells the story of the Gotham Prize for Cancer Research, a new philanthropic venture that offers prizes to biomedical researchers, or anyone for that matter, for ideas on curing cancer. The funders hope their offer of prizes — $1 million for the top award — will stimulate… Read More