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Concern Foundation – Cancer Immunology Research Foundation

  • Since inception in 1968 has provided funding for over 750 pediatric and adult cancer researchers worldwide studying all forms of cancer
  • Specifically providing funding to new investigators, Cancer Immunology Research Foundation helps bridge a gap that currently exists in the scientific research community and provides critically needed start-up funds for promising projects
  • 84.81% of funds are dedicated to research
  • Focus on the mission to fund the best research in the areas of the genetics of cancer, cancer cell biology, cancer immunology and immunotherapy
  • Concentrates funding in immunology which begs a fundamental question: What causes a person’s natural immune system to break down and allow inactive cancer cells to become active, and how can science help the body repair itself to fight off cancer?
  • CFC #11864