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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)Histoire naturelle de l'infection anale par les papillomavirus humains et des pathologies associées chez des homosexuels masculins porteurs du VIH : vers une prévention du cancer de l'anus (APACHES)01/12/201436Infections and Cancer Epidemiology
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 santé24/12/201336Environment and Radiation
Agence nationale de sécurité sanitaire de l'alimentation, de l'environnement et du travail (ANSES)Effet des champs électromagnétiques du téléphone portable sur l'évolution des tumeurs cérébrales: Etude de survie épidémiologique et expérimentale30/12/201439Environment and Radiation
Agence nationale de sécurité sanitaire de l'alimentation, de l'environnement et du travail (ANSES)Cancer de l'ovaire et exposition à l'amiante : approches épidémiologique et mécanistique12/11/201540Molecular Mechanisms and Biomarkers
Aide la Recherche en Biologie Moléculaire (ARBM)ARBM-EXOKID01/09/201428Genetic Cancer Susceptibility
American Cancer Society (ACS)Global Initiative for Cancer Registry Development in Low- and Middle-Income Countries (GICR) 201501/07/201518Cancer Surveillance
American Cancer Society (ACS)IARC Handbooks of Cancer Prevention Vol. 16 01/04/201524IARC Monographs
American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)Support to the IARC 2016 Scientific Conference ASCO funds01/03/20166Director's Office
Austrian Science Fund (FWF)Bilirubin metabolism: A novel tool for health promotion01/10/201524Dietary Exposure Assessment
BEVITAL AS (BEVITAL)Metabolomic profiles throughout the continuum of colorectal cancer-BEVITAL01/04/201442Biomarkers
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF)Extended Follow-up of the Participants of IARC-INDIA HPV Vaccination Study to Evaluate the Effectiveness of one, two and three Doses of Quadrivalent HPV Vaccine in Preventing Cervical Neoplasia01/11/201569Screening
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF)Monitoring HPV vaccination and HPV screening programs to promote sustained implementation in low and middle income countries.13/08/201286Infections and Cancer Epidemiology
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF)Randomized trial of 2 versus 3 doses of HPV vaccine in India17/10/2007105Screening
Cancer Council Australia (CCA)IARC-Australia Fellowships-201401/09/201424Education and Training
Cancer Research UK (CRUK)Fostering partnerships between CR-UK and IARC in developing up-to-date approaches to international cancer survival benchmarking01/01/201636Cancer Surveillance
Cancéropôle Lyon, Auvergne, Rhône-Alpes (CLARA)Evaluation de l'exposition aux pesticides en population générale : approches géographiques, environnementales, toxicologiques et biologiques01/12/201436Environment and Radiation
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
Ciencia y Tecnologia para el Desarrollo (CYTED)Latin American Research Network in breast cancer 01/01/201612misc
Danish Cancer Society (DCS)PhD project on causes of childhood solid tumours01/07/201278Environment and Radiation
Department of Health (DoHAustralia)Support to the IARC 2016 Scientific Conference Australian Department of Health funds01/03/20166Director's Office
European Commission (EC)Bridging Europe-Africa Biobanking and biomedical research02/06/201536Laboratory Services and Biobank
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 Screening01/07/201248Quality Assurance
European Commission - DG Research (EC RTD )Cooperation on Chernobyl Health Research - CO-CHER01/12/201330Environment and Radiation
European Commission - DG Research (EC RTD )Implementation and operation of the gateway for health into the Biobanking and BioMolecular resources Research Infrastructure - European Research Infrastructure Consortium01/10/201536Laboratory Services and Biobank
European Commission - DG Research (EC RTD )Prospective cohort study of residents near the Semipalatinsk nuclear test site - feasibility01/04/201336Environment 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 )Application of new technologies and tools to nutrition research ? the example of phenotypic flexibility01/01/201254Biomarkers
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)IARC International Fellowships Programme 01/10/201360Education and Training
European Commission - DG Research (EC RTD)Epidemiological study to quantify risks for paediatric computerized tomography and to optimise doses01/02/201172Environment and Radiation
European Commission - DG Research (EC RTD )PanCare Childhood and Adolescent Cancer Survivor Care and Follow-Up Studies01/02/201172Cancer Surveillance
European School of Oncology (ESO)Support to the IARC 2016 Scientific Conference ESO funds01/03/20166Director's Office
Federal Food Safety and Veterinary Office (FSVO)Provision and update of the Swiss GloboDiet databases and software versions15/12/201512Dietary Exposure Assessment
Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH)Financial support to CSU for Globocan and GICR projects01/11/201512Cancer Surveillance
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 cancer01/03/201428Genetic Cancer Susceptibility
Fondation ARC Pour la Recherche sur le Cancer (ARC)Etude des facteurs de risque génétiques et de leur interaction avec l'environnement dans les cancers différenciés de la thyroïde21/12/201530Environment and Radiation
Fondation de France (FDF)Approches bio-statistiques pour évaluer le lien entre nutriments et profils de méthylation du cancer du sein dans l'étude prospective Européenne sur le Cancer et la Nutrition (EPIC).01/01/201624Nutritional Epidemiology
Fondation de France (FDF)L'activité physique pour prévenir le cancer du sein dans la cohorte EPIC :01/04/201524Biomarkers
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 - 2016 Meeting01/02/20167Infections and Cancer Biology
German Government Federal Ministry for Health (BMGS)Support to the IARC 2016 Scientific Conference German Ministry of Health funds01/03/20166Director's Office
German Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB)Coordination of the International Birth Cohort Harmonisation Group - German funding01/07/20158Environment and Radiation
Hospital de Câncer de Barretos (HCbarretos)Methylation analysis of 150 cancer samples 15/12/20154Epigenetics
Imperial College London (ICL)Research programme support for the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition System01/10/201330Nutritional Epidemiology
Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale (INSERM)Evolution of the epigenomic landscape during inflammation-related cancer15/01/201536Epigenetics
Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale (INSERM)Identification of epigenetic precursors of childhood cancer and associated in utero determinants and early life exposure01/12/201536Epigenetics
Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale (INSERM)Modeling genome-wide mutational and epigenetic signatures of cancer-risk agents: An innovative experimental strategy using cell exposure and clonal expansion systems.01/12/201536Molecular Mechanisms and Biomarkers
Institut National du Cancer (INCA)Biomarkers of fatty acids, the epigenome and breast cancer risk within the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) cohort04/01/201624Nutritional Epidemiology
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)Etude des facteurs de risque génétique et de leur interaction avec l'environnement dans les cancers de la thyroïde16/12/201524Environment and Radiation
Institut National du Cancer (INCA)Inflammation, endogenous hormones, and risk of differentiated thyroid carcinomas08/01/201524Biomarkers
Institut National du Cancer (INCA)Cancer cell identity and gene expression layers (from epigenetics to alternative splicing)09/01/201534Epigenetics
Institut National du Cancer (INCA)Body composition and breast cancer risk : disentangling the underlying mechanisms 15/12/201535Biomarkers
Institut National du Cancer (INCA)Définition des priorités pour la prévention du cancer en France métropolitaine: la fraction de cancers attribuables aux modes de vie et aux facteurs environnementaux.01/06/201536Cancer Surveillance
Institut National du Cancer (INCA)Hormones stéroïdiennes et risque et survie de mélanome17/12/201436Biomarkers
Institut National du Cancer (INCA)Influence du syndrome métabolique et des taux circulants d'acides biliaires sur le développement des cancers hépatocellulaire et des voies biliaires28/09/201536Nutritional Epidemiology
Institut National du Cancer (INCA)Tumeurs germinales du testicule, expositions précoces et inégalités environnementales.19/12/201336Environment and Radiation
Irish Cancer Society (ICS)IARC-Ireland Fellowships-201424/11/201424Education and Training
Ligue Nationale contre le Cancer (LNCC)Identifying early epigenetic biomarkers in circulating cell-free DNA in liver cancer patients by deep sequencing01/01/201612Epigenetics
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.01/01/201524Genetic Cancer Susceptibility
Comité du Rhône (LNCC Rhone)Epigenetic synergism between AFB1 and EBV in lymphomagenesis01/01/201524Infections 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'oropharynx01/01/201524Infections and Cancer Epidemiology
Ligue Suisse contre le Cancer (LSC)Support to the IARC 2016 Scientific Conference Swiss Cancer Ligue funds01/03/20166Director's Office
Loma Linda University (LLUniv)Nut consumption and changes in weight and body fat distribution in adults from 10 European countries01/01/201521Dietary Exposure Assessment
Medical Research Council (MRC)Support to the IARC 2016 Scientific Conference MRC funds29/01/201524Director's Office
Medical University of Vienna (MedUnivVienna)Metabolomic profiles throughout the continuum of colorectal cancer-MUW01/04/201436Biomarkers
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 Europe27/11/201336Director's Office
Ministry of environment (MoE-JAP)Coordination of the International Birth Cohort Harmonisation Group - Japan funding01/10/20156Environment and Radiation
National Medical Research Council (NMRC-Sing)Systems for assessing mutation signatures in-vitro and for assessing mutagenic exposures in cancer development01/07/201537Molecular Mechanisms and Biomarkers
Ministry of Heath of Ukraine (MOHU)Training Course for Ukrainian Oncologists01/02/20162Screening
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Modeling mutational landscapes of primary cancers using an in vitro cell immortalization assay01/08/201524Molecular Mechanisms and Biomarkers
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Whole exome sequencing of oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma 01/04/201524Genetic Epidemiology
National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institutes (NCI)Prospective study of cutaneous viral infections and non-melanoma skin cancer15/08/20157Infections and Cancer Biology
National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institutes (NCI)Characterization of atypical carcinoids of the lung, and their role in the development of small-cell lung cancer01/04/201524Genetic Cancer Susceptibility
National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institutes (NCI)Esophageal cancer in West Kenya01/02/201524Environment and Radiation
National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institutes (NCI)Two hit gene mapping in renal cell carcinoma.01/02/201436Genetic Cancer Susceptibility
National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institutes (NCI)Biomarkers of human papillomavirus - HPV - infection and risk of two increasing cancers01/09/201548Genetic Epidemiology
National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institutes (NCI)Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risks to Humans - Y34 - Y3901/09/201560IARC Monographs
National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institutes (NCI)One-carbon metabolism biomarkers and lung cancer risk01/09/201160Genetic Epidemiology
National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institutes (NCI)Pooled genome-wide analysis of kidney cancer risk01/09/201160Genetic Epidemiology
National Institutes of Health / National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)Monograph Programme 2015 - NIEHS01/10/201512IARC 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 exposure20/09/201331Epigenetics
Rijksinstituut voor Volksgezondheid en Milieu (RIVM)Dutch National Food Consumption Survey - 2012-201601/02/201260Dietary Exposure Assessment
Russian Ministry of Health (RMOH)Support to the IARC 2016 Scientific Conference RMOH funds01/03/20166Director's Office
Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation (Komen)African Breast Cancer Research Network - Disparities in Outcomes01/03/201448Environment and Radiation
Swiss Cancer Research (SCResarch)Support to the IARC 2016 Scientific Conference Swiss Cancer Research Foundation funds01/03/20166Director's Office
Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (TPH)Enhanced exposure assessment and omic profiling of 200 asthma case-control blood samples from the SAPALDIA cohort, within the context of the EXPOsOMICS Project01/10/20157Epigenetics
The European Association for Cancer Research (EACR)Support to the IARC 2016 Scientific Conference from the European Association for Cancer Research 01/03/20166Director's Office
The University of Vienna (UoVienna)Collaborative Agreement to provide technical and methodological support for the Austrian Food Consumption Survey01/01/201436Dietary Exposure Assessment
TRANSCAN - ERA-Net (TRANSCAN)A randomized placebo controlled phase II study with Metformin in metabolic-unbalanced Breast Cancer Survivors at higher risk for recurrence01/04/201536Biomarkers
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)Direct agreement for payment of UICC Fellow Ryzhov25/01/20161Education and Training
Union for International Cancer Control (UICC)CanReg5 Masterclass01/09/20158Cancer Surveillance
University of Kent (UoKent)Evaluating Evidence in Medicine01/06/201536IARC Monographs
Wageningen University (WagUniv)Metabolomic profiles throughout the continuum of colorectal cancer01/04/201436Biomarkers
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)A comprehensive investigation into the metabolic pathways of renal cell carcinoma ? the MetKid project01/04/201536Genetic Epidemiology
World Cancer Research Fund International (WCRF)A prospective study of plasma amino acids and other metabolites in relation to prostate cancer risk01/04/201536Biomarkers
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)Metabolomics and Colorectal Cancer ? A nested case-control study in EPIC01/01/201436Biomarkers
World Cancer Research Fund International (WCRF)Advanced Glycation End Products: Are exposures associated with colorectal cancer risk and survival?18/01/201648Nutritional 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)Influences of diet, physical activity, body size on breast cancer in South Africa: a study of African women in transition01/04/201360Biomarkers
Regional Office for Europe (EURO)Medical Services Support to WHO Euro pending recruitment of a staff physician01/09/201510Director of Administration and Finance
Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean (EMRO)IARC WHO EMRO 2nd Action Plan in the areas of cancer surveillance and risk factors 201501/01/20168Cancer Surveillance