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February 17th, 2010

NCI to Support Cancer Disparity Centers

Abstract:
The National Cancer Institute plans to spend up to $5.25 million in 2010 to develop, continue, and expand partnerships between institutions in communities that have cancer health disparities, including genomics and proteomics studies and training for researchers involved in these fields.

The grants will give a total of up to $2 million per year for partnerships between NCI-designated Cancer Centers, or groups of centers, and institutions in communities that are underserved for cancer health along racial, ethnic, or socio-economic lines.

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