International Collaborative Grants

Developing novel therapeutic approaches for high risk acute lymphoblastic leukemia

Funded Collaborations - Hua Yu
Funded Collaborations - 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

Funded Collaborations - Dan Raz
Funded Collaborations - Ravid Straussman
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

Funded Collaborations - Jeffery Weitzel
Funded Collaborations - Gad Rennert
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

Funded Collaborations - Victoria Seewaldt
Funded Collaborations - Rami Aqeilan
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

Funded Collaborations - Jacob Berlin
Funded Collaborations - Abraham Domb
Jacob Berlin, Ph.D.
Molecular Medicine
City of Hope
Abraham Domb, Ph.D.
School of Pharmacy
Hebrew University

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