HHS Strategic Plan, Fiscal Years 2007–2012 (Strategic Plan). Cancer Research

11/22/2015

NIH investment in cancer research is helping to make a real difference. In the United States, death rates from all cancers combined dropped 1.1 percent per year from 1991 to 2001.xxxviii Yet cancer remains a major public health problem with more than 1 million Americans per year diagnosed with some form of cancer. Despite significant progress, the cancer challenge remains formidable, and NIH investment in basic cancer research remains critical. NIH will continue to support a broad range of basic research to expand the understanding of cancer. Through the Cancer Genome Atlas Project, NIH will expand the capacity of the cancer community to utilize information on cancer genes. NIH also will focus on a growing area of interest—understanding the reaction of the body’s immune system to a developing tumor—because chronic inflammatory immune responses are known to exacerbate certain cancers.

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