American Association for Cancer Research

AACR Cancer Policy Monitor

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                                                                                                  FEBRUARY 2011


 

HOUSE VOTES TO CUT CANCER RESEARCH FUNDING

FY2011 spending bill advances to Senate for debate

Cancer research funding remains flat-funded at FY2010 levels and it may soon face further cuts. Read more

 


 

WHITE HOUSE ADVOCATES FOR INVESTMENT IN BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH

Budget proposal launches Congress into months of debate over FY2012 spending priorities

President Obama has recommended that Congress boost funding for biomedical research by $745 million in fiscal year 2012. Read more

 


 

VARMUS TELLS NCI ADVISORY BOARD TO BRACE FOR BUDGET CUTS

Director also addresses criticism about NIH translational center and offers details about bypass budget

Flat funding and the potential for further cuts in federal research funding have cast a cloud of uncertainty over operations at the National Cancer Institute (NCI). Read more

 


 

 

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