• Cancer Institute
  • In 2010, Harold Varmus began his stewardship as the director of the National Cancer Institute (NCI) with a key initiative called the Provocative Questions Project. (aacrjournals.org)
  • It is a basic research National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated Cancer Center. (salk.edu)
  • A Cancer Center Support (Core) Grant from the National Cancer Institute helps support many shared resources at the Salk Institute, including shared equipment, bioinformatics, functional genomics/quantitative PCR, proteomics, cytometry, imaging, peptide synthesis, transgenic facilities, and viral vector production. (salk.edu)
  • In March 2013 the Salk Institute Cancer Center joined the NCI-designated UCSD Moores Cancer Center and the NCI-designated Sanford Burnham Cancer Center to form the San Diego National Cancer Institute Cancer Centers Council (SD NCI C3) . (salk.edu)
  • Sciences
  • PASADENA, Calif.-- Frances H. Arnold of the California Institute of Technology has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences, an honor considered to be one of the highest accolades in the scientific world. (caltech.edu)
  • The National Academy of Sciences is a private organization of scientists and engineers dedicated to the furtherance of science and its use for the general welfare. (caltech.edu)
  • WASHINGTON - Today, at its 152nd annual meeting, the membership of the National Academy of Sciences voted to change the name of the Institute of Medicine to the National Academy of Medicine. (nationalacademies.org)
  • The establishment of the National Academy of Medicine is a significant milestone in our history," said National Academy of Sciences President Ralph J. Cicerone. (nationalacademies.org)
  • The National Academy of Sciences was founded in 1863 under a congressional charter signed by President Lincoln, which created a body that would operate outside of government to advise the nation "whenever called upon. (nationalacademies.org)
  • Health
  • As final data emerge from this trial, ArQule and its partner, Daiichi Sankyo Company, Limited, will discuss with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) the potential for additional trials in this indication. (cancercommons.org)