Organization: Canadian Cancer Research Alliance

New pan-Canadian cancer research strategy released

The Canadian Cancer Research Alliance has released its Pan-Canadian Cancer Research Strategy to provide researchers with a roadmap and vision for shared cancer research achievement. Funded by the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer, the strategy allows researchers to maximize available funding by identifying shared priorities both nationally and internationally to keep Canadian research on the cutting…

Cancer research garners $254 million in funding

Peer-reviewed cancer research received $254 million in direct support in 2005, according to a new report from the Canadian Cancer Research Alliance (CCRA). The investment is the total from 19 of Canada’s major cancer research funding organizations. The Canadian Institutes of Health Research is the single largest funder, accounting for 45% of the total. The…