2016-2017 Funded Collaborations

International Collaborative Grants

Developing Novel Therapeutic Approaches For High Risk Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

Meet Our Doctors: Hua Eleanor Yu, Ph.D.
Shai Izraeli

Hua E. Yu, Ph.D.
City of Hope


Shai Izraeli, M.D.
Cancer Research Center
Chaim Sheba Medical Center


Characterization Of The Lung Cancer Microbiome And Its Effects On Response To Treatment

Doctor Dan Raz



Dan Raz, M.D.
City of Hope


Ravid Straussman, M.D., Ph.D.
Molecular Cell Biology
Weizmann Institute of Science


Spectrum Of Germline P53 And Somatic Genomic Variants In Israeli Breast Cancer Patients


Jeffrey Weitzel, M.D.
Population Sciences/Clinical Cancer Genetics
City of Hope


Gad Rennert, M.D., Ph.D.

Carmel Medical Center, Community Medicine and Epidemiology
Clalit National Cancer Control Center


WWOX Loss Activates Aerobic Glycolysis In TNBC

Victoria L. Seewaldt, M.D.

Victoria Seewaldt, M.D.
Population Sciences|
City of Hope


Rami Aqeilan, Ph.D.
Lautenberg Center for Immunology and Cancer Research
Hebrew University/Hadassah Medical School.




Distribution And Diffusion Of Nanoparticles In Tumoral Tissue


Jacob Berlin, Ph.D.
Molecular Medicine
City of Hope


Abraham Domb, Ph.D.
School of Pharmacy
Hebrew University



Israel Cancer Research Fund
About the Israel Cancer Research Fund
Israel Cancer Research Fund, a 501(c)(3) organization, is the largest nationwide charitable organization in North America solely devoted to supporting cancer research in Israel. Since its establishment in 1975, ICRF has provided more than 2,200 grants to outstanding cancer researchers whose laboratories are located in all of the leading research institutions, universities and hospitals across Israel. For more information, visit www.icrfonline.org.