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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 recherches sur le sida et les hépatites virales (ANRS)Epigenetic reprogramming of human hepatocytes in response to hepatitis B virus infection01/10/201224Epigenetics
Agence nationale de sécurité sanitaire de l'alimentation, de l'environnement et du travail (ANSES)Bruit intense et risque de neurinome du nerf acoustique15/12/201130Environment and Radiation
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
American Cancer Society (ACS)Global Initiative for Cancer Registry Development in Low- and Middle-Income Countries (GICR)01/09/201228Cancer Information
American Cancer Society (ACS)Lifestyle factors for upper digestive tract cancers01/02/201147Environment and Radiation
American Institute for Cancer Research (USAICR)Predictors of mammographic breast density and validation of dietary intake in a cohort of Mexican women01/01/201141Nutritional Epidemiology
Armauer Hansen Research Institute (AHRI)To establish the prevalence of Human papillomavirus (HPV) in cervical cancer from 290 Ethiopian women01/06/201312Infections and Cancer Biology
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF)Aflatoxin control measures: a basis for improved health in developing countries01/10/201315Director'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)Reducing inequalities in the burden of HPV related diseases01/01/201236Infections and Cancer Epidemiology
Centro de Investigação Translacional em Oncologia (ICESP)to examine the distribution of cutaneous ß-Human Papillomavirus (HPV) types detected on the surface of external genital lesions (EGLs) in men and describe the natural history of these infections.09/09/201312Infections and Cancer Biology
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)DNA identification and extraction of 2000 lung cancer samples from EPIC for genotyping within the GAME-ON consortium01/12/201312Genetic Epidemiology
Dartmouth College (DartColl)Whole-genome amplification for DNA samples collected within Lung Cancer Cohort Consortium (LC3)01/06/201312Genetic Epidemiology
ERA-Net (ERA-Net)Identifying early epigenetic predictors of breast cancer and their etiologic determinants01/04/201436Epigenetics
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 Cancer01/04/201227Environment and Radiation
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 Screening01/07/201229Quality Assurance
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 strategies01/12/201130Director'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)The Evolution of Cancer in Ageing Societies: An International Perspective01/05/201224Cancer Information
European Commission - DG Research (EC RTD )Cooperation on Tchernobyl 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 )Application of new technologies and tools to nutrition research ? the example of phenotypic flexibility01/01/201248Biomarkers
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 )Epidemiological studies of exposed populations in the Southern Urals01/03/201148Environment and Radiation
European Commission - DG Research (EC RTD)EUROPEAN NETWORK for CANCER research in CHILDREN and ADOLESCENTS01/01/201148Cancer Information
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)IARC International Fellowships Programme 01/03/201057Education and Training
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 Information
European Commission - DG Research (EC RTD)Prevention of liver fibrosis and cancer in Africa01/02/201160Laboratory Services and Biobank
Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH)Collaborative Agreement to provide technical and methodological support for the project Nationale Ernährungserhebung21/12/201225Dietary Exposure Assessment
Fondation ARC Pour la Recherche sur le Cancer (ARC)Biomarqueurs des apports alimentaires en acides gras et du métabolisme lipidique et risque de cancer du pancréas dans la cohorte Européenne EPIC.01/01/201324Biomarkers
(GCS)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
Fondazione Umberto Veronesi (FUV)Emerging Oncogenic Viruses - 2014 Meeting01/01/20146Infections and Cancer Biology
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute (MOFFIT)Distribution of cutaneous ß-Human Papillomavirus (HPV) types detected on the surface of external genital lesions (EGLs) in men01/05/201312Infections and Cancer Biology
Imperial College London (ICL)Research programme support for the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition System01/10/201312Nutritional Epidemiology
Institut National du Cancer (INCA)Collaboration between INCa and IARC to support cancer registration in selected in French-speaking African countries01/01/201424Cancer Information
Institut National du Cancer (INCa)LYon integrated Research Institute in Cancer01/07/201224Environment and Radiation
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)Le polyphenol métabolome et le risque du cancer colorectal dans l'étude EPIC30/01/201236Biomarkers
Institut National du Cancer (INCa)Tumor Matrix Environment: Role of Fibronectin and Tenascin C in the progression, spread and loco-regional relapse of HNSCC01/01/201236Epigenetics
Institut National du Cancer (INCa)Natural history of human papillomavirus infection in the tonsils: from healthy tissue to cancer30/01/201248Infections and Cancer Epidemiology
IRCCS Ospedale Oncologico di Bari (IRCCS)Association between Human Papillomavirus (HPV) infections and Chlamydia trachomatis in cervical cells28/10/20136Infections and Cancer Biology
IRCCS Ospedale Oncologico di Bari (IRCCS)To examine the association between Human Papillomavirus (HPV) infections and Chlamydia trachomatis in cervical cells of Brazilian women.05/09/201312Infections and Cancer Biology
Ligue Nationale contre le Cancer (LNCC)Le rôle de l'acétylation des histones dans la condensation et la ségrégation des chromosomes : identifier les origines épigénétiques de l'instabilité génomique dans le cancer01/01/201412Epigenetics
Ligue Nationale contre le Cancer (LNCC)Vieillissement et fardeau du cancer en France et en Europe: conséquences sur les tendances du cancer, les patients et la société.01/04/201412Cancer Information
Max-Rubner Institute (MRI)EPIC Soft Collaborative Agreement on "German National Monitoring" project.01/01/201236Dietary Exposure Assessment
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
Ministry of Health, the Elderly and Community Care (MHECC)To contribute to the implementation and preparation of a Malta country-specific EPIC-Soft version for the National Food Consumption Survey.01/11/201314Dietary Exposure Assessment
Murdoch Childrens Research Institute (MCRI)Financial support to cover part of a consultancy contract for analysis of datasets from the International Childhood Cancer Cohort Consortium (I4C) Project and Statistical mentoring01/01/20146Epigenetics
National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institutes (NCI)IARC Summer School Programme (2014)01/04/20146Education and Training
National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institutes (NCI)Global Initiative for Cancer Registry Development in Low-and middle-income Countries and IARC 2013 Registry Training Course01/09/201312Cancer Information
National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institutes (NCI)Genetic analysis of a large multiplex Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma (NPC) family from Sarawak, Malaysia. 01/05/201224Genetic Cancer Susceptibility
National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institutes (NCI)IARC tumor and serum retrival for oropharyngeal and anogenital cancers and controls.17/09/201224Genetic Epidemiology
National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institutes (NCI)International Pooling Project of Mammographic Density24/09/201224Environment and Radiation
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)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 - Y26 - Y3001/09/201060IARC Monographs
National Institutes of Health / National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)Monograph Programme14/08/201312IARC Monographs
National Institutes of Health / National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)Molecular Biomarkers for Environmental Toxicants01/06/200960Director's Office
Office national de l'eau et des milieux aquatiques (ONEMA)Exposition aux pesticides et risque de lymphome et de leucémie au sein du consortium d'études AGRICOH22/05/201224Environment and Radiation
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
Scientific Institute of Public Health (SIPH)Collaborative Agreement to provide technical and methodological support for the Belgian National Food Consumption Survey01/12/201224Dietary Exposure Assessment
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
Union for International Cancer Control (UICC)Direct agreement for payment of UICC Fellow Gasmelseed01/04/20144Education and Training
Union for International Cancer Control (UICC)Contribution in support of IARC scientific and technical contribution and training for Cancer Registration in the Latin America region hub.01/05/201312Cancer Information
Union for International Cancer Control (UICC)Training course for cancer registry staff: Writing a Scientific Publication13/09/201312Cancer Information
Union for International Cancer Control (UICC)Global Initiative for Cancer Registration - Turkey Hub01/12/201236Cancer Information
University of Tampere (UTA)PREHDICT01/01/201324Infections and Cancer Epidemiology
World Cancer Research Fund International (WCRF)Biomarkers of B vitamins, alcohol intake, methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) polymorphisms and breast cancer risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) study 01/01/201412Biomarkers
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)Dietary intakes of polyphenols in a large European cohort - Development of new tools for cancer epidemiology01/02/201324Biomarkers
World Cancer Research Fund International (WCRF)Preventable and attributable global burden of cancer due to excess body mass index in adults.01/03/201324Cancer Information
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)A pathway approach to the study of vitamin D biological effects on colorectal carcinogenesis: Exploration of gene-gene, gene-nutrient, and gene-environment interactions.01/01/201242Nutritional Epidemiology
World Cancer Research Fund International (WCRF)Evaluating the effects of B- and D-vitamins in renal cell cancer in two large European prospective studies01/12/201045Genetic 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)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
Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean (EMRO)IARC-WHO Action Plan in the areas of cancer surveillance and risk factors18/11/20138Cancer Information