Sanford Burnham Prebys Cancer Center earns merit extension from NCI

Sanford Burnham Prebys’ Cancer Center has received a rare and prestigious Merit Extension Award from the National Cancer Institute (NCI), recognizing and rewarding its earlier accomplishments as well as current research plans. The award extends the center’s current 5-year Cancer Center Support Grant (CCSG) for an additional two years.

Big Data. Bigger Opportunities.

New and rapidly developing technologies, such as cryo-electron (cryo-EM) and artificial intelligence, are providing the tools to revolutionize biomedical research, but you need scientists who know how to use them.

Ronai discusses new AI-supported breast cancer findings on Arabic-language TV

This month, researchers in Sweden published a study that compared the efficacy of artificial intelligence-supported mammogram screening versus the standard double reading by radiologists. Ze’ev Ronai, Ph.D. was interviewed.

New grant seeks to parse how the variegated nature of human breast cancer tumors helps cancer cells resist treatment

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) has awarded a 5-year, $2.7 million grant to researchers at Sanford Burnham Prebys to investigate and elucidate the underlying cellular mechanisms that drive the most common form of breast cancer.

SPARK interns ignite their passion for research at Sanford Burnham Prebys

Sanford Burnham Prebys welcomed its second cohort of SPARK interns this summer. SPARK is an initiative by the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) to provide research opportunities for high schoolers from underrepresented groups throughout California.