Navigation Links
Launch of second European Cancer Research Funding survey
Date:9/18/2007

ompanies spend some 3,095 million, or 22% of the estimated annual global spend on cancer research. Traditionally Europe has been considered weak in attracting industry R&D funding, however when one considers the geographical origin of pharmaceutical publications, Europe is very much an equal partner with the USA in cancer research. Indeed Europe attracts some 45.9% of (all disease) pharmaceutical R&D expenditure, he said.

The survey:

  • identified 155 non-commercial (public) funding organisations in Europe spending 1,971 million on the direct funding [2] of cancer research compared to 5,158 million by the USA. In Europe this represents a 38% increase since the last survey whereas funding in the USA has remained relatively static;
  • revealed the average spend per capita across Europe was 3.42, a 34% increase since the 2005 survey and that USA per capita spend was 17.61, five times greater than Europe yet in 2005 this gap was seven times greater;
  • found Europe has, in addition 1,364 million flowing through national healthcare systems and universities to support cancer research compared to 109 million in the USA;
  • shows Europe and the USA are evenly matched for cancer research outputs (volume of cancer research publications) with 52% and 48% of the output, and 1.3 versus 1.4 papers per billion euro GDP;
  • estimated that global public sector cancer research funding (including indirect sources [3]) was 14,030 million.
  • found public cancer research spend in Europe is evenly balanced between charitable and government organisations with 47% and 53% of spend, respectively. In comparison, USA government organisations are the dominant source of cancer research funding with 96% of all funds coming from ten federal funders;
  • found the majority of European spend (80%) from charitable organisations is concentrated in just 14 organisations compared to 29 government fu
    '/>"/>

Contact: Josie Bate
josie@bateonline.co.uk
44-079-711-01404
European Cancer Research Managers Forum
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Novel "CYCLOSPORINE CAPSULE FORMULATION" to be launched
2. Glaxo launches pills to help smokers quit in 7-12 weeks
3. Action Plan Against Drug Deaths Launched
4. New Health Scheme Launched In India’s Biha
5. Ajanta Launches Worlds First Once-A-Day Nimesulide Oral Formulation
6. Dr Reddy’s Laboratories launches Hyalosy
7. Sun Pharma to launch chiral version of omeprazole soon
8. Asmanex Twisthaler launched by Schering-Plough for treatment of asthma
9. New initiative launched to fight malaria by repelling mosquitoes
10. Clarithromycin tablets to be launched in India soon
11. Guide for physicians launched to help them identify alcohol disorders
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/22/2014)... October 22, 2014 For Dr. Iris Hunter, ... money; it’s an extension of her life’s mission. Her extensive ... as the owner of FirstLight HomeCare, make it clear that ... to me that my work makes a difference in the ... entrepreneurial spirit, so after much research, I felt ready to ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... California (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Hay House ... Move Beyond Addiction and Upgrade Your Life (Paperback; $10.82) written ... of Yoga & Recovery. This book is meant to ... in a life of recovery. , Recovery 2.0 is ... 12 Steps; Recovery 2.0 is a guide for what comes ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Losing Weight Your ... industry is staring you in the face, it certainly can ... not do your body an extra favor by doing it ... tempting crash diets. Instead, listen to your body, exercise regularly, ... Exercise is essential to losing weight; you need to exercise ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter ... quickly add weight and length may be showing a genetic ... In adults, certain genes have been linked to increased body ... in fat and lean muscle, the researchers said. At ... taller. By ages 2 and 3, however, these genes were ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... (HealthDay News) -- Measures taken by Firestone officials at ... may have limited the spread of the disease there ... Firestone Natural Rubber Co. provides health services to about ... densely populated communities. Between Aug. 1 and Sept. ... among those 80,000 people. That incidence rate of 0.09 ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Dr. Iris Hunter to Host Grand Opening of FirstLight HomeCare Tomorrow 2Health News:Hay House Announces The Official Release of Recovery 2.0: Move Beyond Addiction and Upgrade Your Life 2Health News:Hay House Announces The Official Release of Recovery 2.0: Move Beyond Addiction and Upgrade Your Life 3Health News:ReductionGuruMD Presents Ways to Improve Your Weight Loss Results 2Health News:Tall, Heavy 1-Year-Olds May Be at Risk for Obesity Later, Study Finds 2Health News:Tire Company Sets Standard for Ebola Care in Liberia: CDC 2
... impair the cognitive health of people, but now scientists ... memory problems. A new National Institutes of Health ... of a stress hormone produced by the adrenal gland ... of the brain responsible for learning and short-term memory. ...
... professor of psychiatry and human behavior at The Warren Alpert ... Control & Diabetes Research Center at The Miriam Hospital, people ... who lose weight and keep the pounds off, have made ... Using new research findings, Wing will make her case for ...
... Drug-Resistant Killers of the 21st Century , WHO: , ... Thomas Lietman, University of California, San Francisco , ... State University , Peter Small, Bill and Melinda ... Ramanan Laxminarayan, Resources for the Future , ...
... is crucial to understanding psychosis, but there is more ... Arizona State University bioethicist and philosopher of science. , ... complexity of classification and diagnosis, Robert explains. But I ... psychiatrist often ill, unhappy people who behave in ...
... National Osteoporosis Foundation, osteoporosis affects some 25 million Americans ... causes a thinning of the bone, it can lead ... of debilitating and sometimes deadly complications. , Bisphosphonates (BFs), ... class of drugs that act to prevent bone fractures ...
... ... WASHINGTON, Feb. 16 As President Bush begins,a five-country tour ... Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), the five year-old US,global ... (AHF) ( http://www.aidshealth.org ) today cautioned the President,that his legacy ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Stress hormone impacts memory, learning in diabetic rodents 2Health News:Large changes needed to address global obesity epidemic 2Health News:Arizona State bioethicist says mental illness is subject to biological and sociocultural factors 2Health News:Arizona State bioethicist says mental illness is subject to biological and sociocultural factors 3Health News:Link between treating osteoporosis with bisphosphonates and incidence of bone necrosis examined 2Health News:Bush AIDS Legacy at Risk, Says AHF 2
(Date:10/20/2014)... 20 de octubre de 2014  PneumRx, Inc. ... de la pulmonología intervencional, anunció hoy la conclusión ... 3 meses antes de lo programado. El Estudio Clínico ... dispositivo de investigación (IDE) aprobada por la FDA ... de espiral de reducción de volumen pulmonar PneumRx ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... Oct. 20, 2014  ResMed (NYSE: ... ResMed Data Exchange program, a comprehensive suite of ... (HME) and other health care providers. ... to critical patient information. It integrates valuable sleep ... U-Sleep™ patient management platforms with customers, in-house or ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... 2014  AnaptysBio, Inc., a leader in the ... the appointment of Marco Londei , M.D. ... the preclinical and clinical development of AnaptysBio,s proprietary ... to welcome Dr. Londei to AnaptysBio,s executive leadership ... Chief Executive Officer of AnaptysBio. "Dr. Londei,s extensive ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:PneumRx concluye inscripción en prueba fundamental RENEW 2PneumRx concluye inscripción en prueba fundamental RENEW 3ResMed Launches ResMed Data Exchange 2AnaptysBio Appoints Dr. Marco Londei to Newly Created Chief Development Officer Position Clinical Immunologist to Lead AnaptysBio's Pipeline Advancement 2
... 9, 2012  Medical Director for WAISMANN METHOD® rapid ... Michael Lowenstein, announced his support for National Fibromyalgia Awareness ... number of fibromyalgia patients are being prescribed opiate painkillers ... to Dr. Lowenstein as prescription painkiller use is also ...
... 8, 2012  Coloplast North America today announced that a ... Medical Devices, Inc. (GMD) was infringing on a Coloplast ... treating stress urinary incontinence in women. Using this approach, ... women regain control of their bladder. The ...
Cached Medicine Technology:WAISMANN METHOD® Medical Director Voices Support for Fibromyalgia Awareness Day 2Coloplast Wins Patent Infringement Verdict Against Generic Medical Devices, Inc. 2
... Mouthpiece 7FT O 2 Tubing Tee Adapter, ... for fast treatment times , ... (higher percentage of respirable particles) than conventional nebulizers, ... Max 10™ disposable nebulizers deliver fast and effective ...
Nebulizer Custom Kit...
... Anesthesia and Respiratory Products, ,Westmed designs, ... for Anesthesia and Respiratory professionals. Our mission ... enhance the clinician's ability to deliver quality ... the bottom line. , ,Our web ...
... Products, ,Westmed designs, manufacturers and markets ... Respiratory professionals. Our mission is to design ... ability to deliver quality medical care while ... , ,Our web site is designed ...
Medicine Products: