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Funding agency: American Association for Cancer Research
Grant amount: $16.5 million
Grant duration: 3 years
Principal investigator: Dr. Dennis Slamon, professor of hematology/oncology
Summary: To develop a fully integrated translational research approach to developing more effective, less toxic therapies for the three major breast cancer subtyp

Funding agency: National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Disease
Grant amount: $9.25 million
Grant duration: 5 years
Principal investigator: Dr. Mark S. Litwin, professor of urology
Summary: To better understand the burden of urologic disease on the American public in both human and financial terms.

Funding agency: National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Grant amount: $2.9 million
Grant duration: 5 years
Principal investigator: Dr. Barbara Giesser, professor of neurology
Summary: To provide comprehensive, integrated health and wellness interventions for people with multiple sclerosis so that they can maximize independence and quality of life.

 





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