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ACF Grant 2019: Hope for Children and Dogs with Bone Cancer

Upon a competitive selection process and the recommendation of the ACF Scientific Advisory Council, ACF has awarded a 2019 Comparative Oncology…

ACF Grant 2018: Canine Osteosarcoma & Tumor Microenvironment

“Cancer cells thrive in many types of microenvironments. Our work seeks to understand some of the genetic expression in these microenvironments,…

ACF Grant 2017: Pioneering Cancer Research

“We are very excited to receive this award to test elephant P53 (EP53) in growing cancer cells that come from pet…


The Future Success of Cancer Treatment for Pets and People

According to the National Cancer Institute (NIH-NCI), “comparative oncology is an integrative approach to learn more about naturally occurring cancers in…

Exploring New Medicines at the Intersection of Nature and Technology

Last quarter, we told you about the progress of ACF funded PEELTherapeutics (PEEL=a Hebrew word for elephant) toward a new treatment…

The Role of Companion Animals

The Role of Companion Animals and Cancer Susceptibility in Humans: ACF Seeks Funding for Proposed Workshop The Health and Medicine Division…


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