American Cancer Society Awards $16 Million in Grants to Establish Cancer Health Equity Research Centers

ATLANTA – Feb. 24, 2022 – The American Cancer Society has awarded over $16 million in grants to establish Cancer Health Equity Research Centers (CHERC) at Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs). The inaugural cohort of institutions includes the Arizona Board of Regents – University of Arizona; the University of Illinois at Chicago; Morehouse School of Medicine and Howard University. Each institution received a four-year grant of $4.08 million.Continue reading

Panbela Therapeutics, Inc. to Acquire Cancer Prevention Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

  • Creates late-stage, diversified pipeline that uses a multi-targeted approach to reset dysregulated biology to address considerable unmet needs
  • Combined pipeline extends from pre-clinical to registration studies, with near-term clinical and regulatory milestones
  • Acquired lead asset will begin a fully-funded registration trial anticipated to start by year-end

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