The National Pancreas Foundation Announces 2014 Research Grant Recipients

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NPF Awards 300,000 Dollars to Research Bethesda, MD – May 1, 2014 – The National Pancreas Foundation (NPF), a nonprofit organization dedicated to funding cutting edge research, advocating for new and better therapies, and providing support and education for those impacted by pancreatic disease, announced today that it has awarded $300,000 in …

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Department of Defense Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program (Pancreatitis)

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Defense Health Program Pancreatitis Funding Opportunities for Fiscal Year 2014 The Fiscal Year 2014 (FY14) Defense Appropriations Act provides $200 million to the Department of Defense Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program (PRMRP). The vision of the PRMRP is to improve the health and well-being of all military service members, veterans, and beneficiaries. The PRMRP challenges …

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Department of Defense Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program (Pancreatic Cancer)

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Defense Health Program Pancreatic Cancer Funding Opportunities for Fiscal Year 2014 The Fiscal Year 2014 (FY14) Defense Appropriations Act provides $25 million (M) to the Department of Defense Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program (PRCRP) to support innovative, high-impact cancer research. This program is administered by the US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command (USAMRMC) through …

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Be An Advocate!

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24th Annual Public Policy Forum Hosted by the Digestive Diseases National Coalition (DDNC) March 2 – 3, 2014 in Washington, DC   Dear National Pancreas Foundation Supporter, We are inviting you to participate in the 24th annual Public Policy Forum hosted by the Digestive Disease National Coalition (DDNC).  DDNC is the premier digestive disease advocacy …

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Vaccine Advances in Pancreatic Cancer

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Experimental Vaccines May Extend Life With Pancreatic Cancer Treatment is less toxic than chemotherapy, researchers find By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Jan. 14, 2014 (HealthDay News) —- Patients with advanced pancreatic cancer, one of the most deadly malignancies, may live a little longer when treated with two therapeutic vaccines, new research suggests. In a …

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