Research

LCRF Funded Grant Results in Significant Research

LCRF funded researcher, James Welsh of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, was part of novel research study that may lead to therapeutic strategies for the treatment of lung cancer in the future.

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LCRF Funds Grant in Collaboration with LUNGevity Foundation and Melanoma Research Alliance

LUNGevity Foundation today announced a partnership with the Lung Cancer Research Foundation and Melanoma Research Alliance to co-fund new innovative research on PD-1 inhibitor treatment options for both non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and metastatic melanoma (MM) patients with brain metastases.

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LCRF Receives Record Number of Grant Applications

The 2014 LCRF grant application cycle closed on June 16. This year we are pleased to report that we have received a record 109 submissions, far surpassing last year’s total of 65.

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Gene Breakthroughs Spark a Revolution in Cancer Treatment

Knowledge about the genetic mutations that cause tumors is offering the first real promise of drugs that can control lung cancer.

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Discovery by 2013 LCRF Grant Recipient

LCRF 2013 grant recipient Thales Papagiannakopoulos, PhD, and a team of cancer biologists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have discovered mutations and other genetic disturbances that arise at certain stages of lung cancer.

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LCRF Grant Helps Accelerate Study Launched by TGen that May Bring Hope to Patients

LCRF grant helps lung cancer research get one step closer to eliminating the disease.

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LCRF Funded Research Study Published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute

The research from a study funded by LCRF in 2010 and 2011 was just published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. The study found that cells appearing normal may actually be harbingers of lung cancer. Join us in congratulating Humam Kadara, PHD on his work!

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LCRF Grant Application Now Open

The LCRF grant application process for 2014 has started. The deadline is June 16, 2014.

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Lung Cancer Research Foundation Presents The 2013/2014 Research Grant Awards

Sixteen Researchers Awarded $800,000 For Research During Month-Long Spotlight On Lung Cancer

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Dr. Donald Kufe awarded $2.7mm NCI grant

Dr. Donald Kufe was recently awarded a $2.7mm, 5-year NCI grant to further his research on the MUC1-C oncoprotein.

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Congratulations to Dr. Faye Johnson of the MD Anderson Cancer Center, the 2013 LCRF Scientific Merit Award Winner

LCRF is excited to support her pioneering work in non-small cell lung cancer.

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Congratulations to our 2013 Grant Recipients

The newest grant recipients have been decided.

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