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IARC Active Grants



You can find the list of the currently active grants in the table below. For more information, please contact igo@iarc.fr.

Funding OrganizationProject TitleStart DateDuration (months)Responsible Group
Agence nationale de sécurité sanitaire de l'alimentation, de l'environnement et du travail (ANSES)COSMOS en France: étude de cohorte d'utilisateurs de téléphone mobile et santé24/12/201330Environment and Radiation
Aide la Recherche en Biologie Moléculaire (ARBM)ARBM-EXOKID01/09/201416Genetic Cancer Susceptibility
American Cancer Society (ACS)Lifestyle factors for upper digestive tract cancers01/02/201155Environment and Radiation
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF)Aflatoxin control measures: a basis for improved health in developing countries01/10/201319Director's Office
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF)Monitoring HPV vaccination and HPV screening programs to promote sustained implementation in low and middle income countries.13/08/201260Infections and Cancer Epidemiology
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF)Randomized trial of 2 versus 3 doses of HPV vaccine in India17/10/2007105Screening
Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)Molecular signature of chemoprevention of mammary carcinoma by probiotic thru epigenetic remodelling and control of cancer stem cells; role of IL-6 01/10/201412Epigenetics
Cancer Council Australia (CCA)IARC-Australia Fellowships-201401/09/201415Education and Training
Cancéropôle Lyon, Auvergne, Rhône-Alpes (CLARA)Synergisme épigénétique entre l'AFB1 et l'EBV dans le développement du lymphome de Burkitt.01/10/201412Infections and Cancer Biology
CDC FOUNDATION (CDCF)Technical Assistance on a Patients Outcome Evaluation Protocol for ?Improving Data for Decision-Making in Global Cervical Cancer Programs?15/10/20148Screening
Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)Enhancing Global cancer surveillance through Regional HUBs for Cancer Registration: a sustainable and targeted approach (Go-HUBs)30/09/201360Cancer Surveillance
Children with Cancer (CwC)Proposal to establish the Childhood Leukemia International Consortium Data Coordinating Center at the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), Lyon, France10/10/201338Environment and Radiation
Danish Cancer Society (DCS)PhD project on causes of childhood solid tumours01/07/201242Environment and Radiation
Dartmouth College (DartColl)Dartmouth College-DNA Samples17/01/201424Genetic Epidemiology
European Commission - DG Health and Consumers (EC DG SANCO)Scientific and technical support to the European Partnership for Action against Cancer and follow-up of the implementation of the Council Recommendation on Cancer Screening ? European Code Against Cancer01/04/201236Environment and Radiation
European Commission - DG Health and Consumers (EC DG SANCO )Providing high quality data, information and knowledge in the areas of cancer registration, cancer screening, cancer risk factors and cancer prevention strategies01/12/201140Director's Office
European Commission - DG Research (EC RTD )Prospective cohort study of residents near the Semipalatinsk nuclear test site - feasibility01/04/201324Environment and Radiation
European Commission - DG Research (EC RTD )Cooperation on Chernobyl Health Research - CO-CHER01/12/201330Environment and Radiation
European Commission - DG Research (EC RTD )Study on the need for food and health research infrastructures in Europe01/09/201236Dietary Exposure Assessment
European Commission - DG Research (EC RTD )Advanced Research on Interaction Mechanisms of electroMagnetic exposures with Organisms for Risk Assessment01/10/201142Environment and Radiation
European Commission - DG Research (EC RTD )BBMRI - Large Prospective Cohorts01/02/201348Genetic Epidemiology
European Commission - DG Research (EC RTD )Enhanced exposure assessment and omic profiling for high priority environmental exposures in Europe01/11/201248Director's Office
European Commission - DG Research (EC RTD )Evaluation of lifestyle and other biomarkers to personalise CVD risk assessment and promote behavioural change01/01/201248Laboratory Services and Biobank
European Commission - DG Research (EC RTD)Extension, enhancement and strengthening of established collaborations for the purpose of a communitydrivenknowledge base for micronutrient genomics01/01/201248Nutritional Epidemiology
European Commission - DG Research (EC RTD )Role of human papillomavirus infection and other co-factors in the aetiology of head and neck cancer in Europe and India01/09/201148Infections and Cancer Biology
European Commission - DG Research (EC RTD )Application of new technologies and tools to nutrition research ? the example of phenotypic flexibility01/01/201254Biomarkers
European Commission - DG Research (EC RTD)A European Platform for Translational Cancer Research01/01/201160Director's Office
European Commission - DG Research (EC RTD )Comparing health services interventions for the prevention of HPV-related cancer01/11/201360Infections and Cancer Epidemiology
European Commission - DG Research (EC RTD)Consortium on Health and Ageing: Network of Cohorts in Europe and the United States01/02/201060Nutritional Epidemiology
European Commission - DG Research (EC RTD)Epidemiological study to quantify risks for paediatric computerized tomography and to optimise doses01/02/201160Environment and Radiation
European Commission - DG Research (EC RTD)IARC International Fellowships Programme 01/10/201360Education and Training
European Commission - DG Research (EC RTD )PanCare Childhood and Adolescent Cancer Survivor Care and Follow-Up Studies01/02/201160Cancer Surveillance
European Commission - DG Research (EC RTD)Prevention of liver fibrosis and cancer in Africa01/02/201160Laboratory Services and Biobank
Fondation ARC Pour la Recherche sur le Cancer (ARC)Exosomal RNAs in the blood circulation: Investigating their potential as non-invasive biomarkers for early detection and prognosis prediction of renal cancer01/03/201424Genetic Cancer Susceptibility
Fondation de France (FDF)Estimation de la fraction des cancers attribuables aux infections parmi la population vivant avec le VIH/SIDA : utilisation conjointe de données provenant des Etats-Unis et de l'Afrique sub-saharienne09/04/201436Infections and Cancer Epidemiology
Fundació Instituto Investigació Biomèdica Bellvitge (IDIBELL)Dietary biomarkers and metabolic profile in breast cancer survivors after a diet and physical intervention21/02/201412Nutritional Epidemiology
Imperial College London (ICL)Research programme support for the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition System01/10/201320Nutritional Epidemiology
Institut National du Cancer (INCA)Collaboration between INCa and IARC to support cancer registration in selected in French-speaking African countries01/01/201424Cancer Surveillance
Institut National du Cancer (INCa)Comparaison entre la détection d'HPV et autres virus dans la cavité orale et les amygdales et rôle de l'amygdalectomie21/12/201424Infections and Cancer Epidemiology
Institut National du Cancer (INCA)Inflammation, endogenous hormones, and risk of differentiated thyroid carcinomas08/01/201524Biomarkers
Institut National du Cancer (INCA)Nutrition, biomarkers of dietary fatty acids and risk of pancreatic cancer in the European EPIC cohort25/11/201324Nutritional Epidemiology
Institut National du Cancer (INCA)The IARC Handbooks of Cancer Prevention: Breast Cancer Screening01/01/201424IARC Monographs
Institut National du Cancer (INCa)Biomarqueurs en vitamines B, Epigénome, polymorphismes génétiques et risque de cancer du sein dans la cohorte EPIC (European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition)09/11/201236Nutritional Epidemiology
Institut National du Cancer (INCA)Hormones stéroïdiennes et risque et survie de mélanome17/12/201436Biomarkers
Institut National du Cancer (INCa)Le polyphenol métabolome et le risque du cancer colorectal dans l'étude EPIC30/01/201236Biomarkers
Institut National du Cancer (INCa)LYon integrated Research Institute in Cancer01/07/201236Environment and Radiation
Institut National du Cancer (INCA)Tumeurs germinales du testicule, expositions précoces et inégalités environnementales.19/12/201336Environment and Radiation
Institut National du Cancer (INCa)Natural history of human papillomavirus infection in the tonsils: from healthy tissue to cancer30/01/201248Infections and Cancer Epidemiology
Irish Cancer Society (ICS)IARC-Ireland Fellowships-201424/11/201412Education and Training
Ligue Nationale contre le Cancer (LNCC)Evaluation des mutations dans le promoteur du gène TERT comme biomarqueurs non-invasifs pour la détection précoce des cancers urothéliaux.01/01/20152Genetic Cancer Susceptibility
Comité du Rhône (LNCC Rhone)Epigenetic synergism between AFB1 and EBV in lymphomagenesis01/01/201512Infections and Cancer Biology
Comité du Rhône (LNCC Rhone)Etude de la relation entre antécédent d'amygdalectomie, infection à papillomavirus humain et risque de cancer de l'oropharynx01/01/201512Infections and Cancer Epidemiology
Direction générale de la Santé (DGS)La multi-morbidité au sein de la cohorte européenne EPIC et étudier les causes principales de mortalité prématurée en Europe27/11/201324Director's Office
National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institutes (NCI)A Multi-centric study of cervical cancer screening and triage with HPV testing - the ESTAMPA Study01/06/201412Prevention and Implementation Group
National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institutes (NCI)Biobank Network and Cohort building01/08/201412Laboratory Services and Biobank
National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institutes (NCI)Global Initiative for Cancer Registration 01/09/201412Cancer Surveillance
National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institutes (NCI)Study of coffee compounds by brewing method, bean type and brand ? The BREW Study15/01/201512Biomarkers
National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institutes (NCI)IARC - ICO Online Course on Epidemiological and statistical methods for cancer research01/07/201418Education and Training
National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institutes (NCI)Two hit gene mapping in renal cell carcinoma.01/02/201424Genetic Cancer Susceptibility
National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institutes (NCI)International Pooling Project of Mammographic Density24/09/201236Environment and Radiation
National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institutes (NCI)One-carbon metabolism biomarkers and lung cancer risk01/09/201148Genetic Epidemiology
National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institutes (NCI)Pooled genome-wide analysis of kidney cancer risk01/09/201148Genetic Epidemiology
National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institutes (NCI)Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risks to Humans - Y28 - Y3301/09/201060IARC Monographs
Queen's University of Belfast (QUB)To identify mechanism-based biomarkers for aflatoxin-induced child stunting that can be applied to improve child health in countries with a high burden of aflatoxin exposure20/09/201322Epigenetics
Rijksinstituut voor Volksgezondheid en Milieu (RIVM)Dutch National Food Consumption Survey - 2012-201601/02/201260Dietary Exposure Assessment
Russian Ministry of Health (RMOH)Historical cohort study of cancer mortality among workers exposed to chrysotile asbestos in Asbest town, Sverdlovsk region, Russian Federation01/01/201160Environment and Radiation
Statens Serum Institute (SSI)Tumor Epstein-Barr virus status ? a component in future risk adapted Hodgkin lymphoma therapy01/06/201412Genetic Cancer Susceptibility
Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation (Komen)African Breast Cancer Research Network - Disparities in Outcomes01/03/201448Environment and Radiation
The University of Vienna (UoVienna)Collaborative Agreement to provide technical and methodological support for the Austrian Food Consumption Survey01/01/201414Dietary Exposure Assessment
Fondation ARC pour la Recherche sur le Cancer (ARC)Identifying early epigenetic predictors of breast cancer and their etiologic determinants01/04/201436Epigenetics
Institut National du Cancer (INCA)Metabolomic profiles throughout the continuum of colorectal cancer01/04/201442Biomarkers
Union for International Cancer Control (UICC)Life course trajectories involving obesity and subsequent cancer risk: potentials for prevention01/09/20148Cancer Surveillance
Union for International Cancer Control (UICC)International Incidence of Childhood Cancer, volume 301/05/201414Cancer Surveillance
Union for International Cancer Control (UICC)Global Initiative for Cancer Registration - Turkey Hub01/12/201236Cancer Surveillance
World Cancer Research Fund International (WCRF)Biomarkers of dietary fatty acids and risk of pancreatic cancer within the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) Study01/04/201424Nutritional Epidemiology
World Cancer Research Fund International (WCRF)Preventable and attributable global burden of cancer due to excess body mass index in adults.01/03/201324Cancer Surveillance
World Cancer Research Fund International (WCRF)Dietary intakes of polyphenols in a large European cohort - Development of new tools for cancer epidemiology01/02/201330Biomarkers
World Cancer Research Fund International (WCRF)A comprehensive investigation into the metabolic pathways of renal cell carcinoma ? the MetKid project01/04/201536Genetic Epidemiology
World Cancer Research Fund International (WCRF)Integrated approach for dietary exposure and biomarker measurements in aetiological models01/04/201436Nutritional Epidemiology
World Cancer Research Fund International (WCRF)Influences of diet, physical activity, body size on breast cancer in South Africa: a study of African women in transition01/04/201348Nutritional Epidemiology
World Cancer Research Fund International (WCRF)A pathway approach to the study of vitamin D biological effects on colorectal carcinogenesis: Exploration of gene-gene, gene-nutrient, and gene-environment interactions.01/01/201254Nutritional Epidemiology
World Cancer Research Fund International (WCRF)Pathways to Colorectal Cancer: Do excess energy consumption and the processes of oxidative stress interact and are they modulated by increased colonic permeability, inflammation, endotoxin exposure and toxic by-products of excess energy consumption?01/01/201154Nutritional Epidemiology
World Health Organization (WHO)Medical Services Support to Ebola Crisis01/11/20146Director's Office
World Health Organization (WHO)Multicentric study of cervical screening and triage with human papillomavirus testing and implementation study of rapid HPV testing in Tanzania (AISHA)15/10/201414Prevention and Implementation Group
World Health Organization (WHO)CareHPV 2014-201515/04/201420Prevention and Implementation Group