International Collaborative Grants

With new study, researchers strive to lower risk of ALL recurrence among children

Markus Müschen, M.D., Ph.D.
The Norman and Sadie Lee Foundation Endowed Professor in Pediatrics
Professor and Chair, Department of Systems Biology
Director, Department of Hematology-Oncology,
Schneider Children's Medical Center of Israel

Scientists exploring how specific bacteria hamper cancer treatments in new study

Dan Raz, M.D.
Co-director, Lung Cancer and Thoracic Oncology Program
Assistant Professor, Division of Thoracic Surgery
Ravid Straussman, M.D., Ph.D.
The Roel C. Buck Career Development Chair,
Department of Molecular Cell Biology
Weizmann Institute of Science

Study aims to uncover role of tumor-suppressing WWox gene in triple-negative breast cancer

Ruth Ziegler Professor
Chair, Department of Population Sciences
Rami Aqeilan, Ph.D.
Professor, Lautenberg Center for Immunology and Cancer Research
Hebrew University/Hadassah Medical School

Scientists embark on study to develop more inclusive, cost-effective breast cancer screening

Dr. Norman & Melinda Payson Professor in Medical Oncology
Director, Division of Clinical Cancer Genomics, Department of Population Sciences
Gad Rennert, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Clalit National Israeli Cancer Control Center
Professor and Chairman, Department of Community Medicine and Epidemiology, Carmel Medical Center

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