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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 santé24/12/201330Environment 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
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
Cancéropôle Lyon, Auvergne, Rhône-Alpes (CLARA)Evaluation de l'exposition aux pesticides en population générale : approches géographiques, environnementales, toxicologiques et biologiques01/12/201422Environment and Radiation
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 Research (EC RTD )Cooperation on Chernobyl Health Research - CO-CHER01/12/201330Environment and Radiation
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 )Study on the need for food and health research infrastructures in Europe01/09/201236Dietary Exposure Assessment
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)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
Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH)Collaborative Agreement to provide technical and methodological support for the project Nationale Ernährungserhebung21/12/201232Dietary Exposure Assessment
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 de France (FDF)L'activité physique pour prévenir le cancer du sein dans la cohorte EPIC :01/04/201524Nutritional Epidemiology
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
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 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)Cancer cell identity and gene expression layers (from epigenetics to alternative splicing)09/01/201534Epigenetics
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)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)Le polyphenol métabolome et le risque du cancer colorectal dans l'étude EPIC30/01/201248Biomarkers
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.01/01/201512Genetic 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
Medical Research Council (MRC)Making cancer data count: IARC strategies to support the development of population-based cancer registries in LMIC to inform cancer control planning.01/02/201512Cancer Surveillance
Medical Research Council (MRC)Support to the IARC 2016 Scientific Conference29/01/201524Director's Office
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 (NIH)Whole exome sequencing of oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma 01/04/201524Genetic Epidemiology
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)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.01/02/201424Genetic 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
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)2nd pathology training course in Mexico ? ESTAMPA study01/02/20153Prevention and Implementation Group
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)Contribution in support of IARC scientific and technical contribution and training for Cancer Registration in the Latin America region hub.01/05/201333Cancer 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)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 Crisis01/11/201410Director'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