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FY 2012 Research Funding by Research Topic

Cancer Type Funded Amount
Agent Orange/Dioxin Related $982,872
Aging $86,910,095
Alcoholism Research $755,634
Arctic $1,042,181
Arthritis $1,541,094
Ataxia Telangiectasia $2,029,767
Autoimmune Diseases $11,118,510
Basic Behavioral and Social Science $90,763,078
Behavioral and Social Science $350,605,798
Biochemical Epidemiology $272,912,578
Bioengineering $155,566,995
Bone Marrow Transplantation $46,796,661
Cancer $5,066,969,036
Cancer Survivorship $269,649,769
Central Nervous System - Not Including Brain $1,878
Cervical Cancer Education $6,589,913
Chemoprevention $123,477,789
Chemotherapy $519,626,105
Childhood Cancers $208,070,156
Chronic Myeloproliferative Disorders $39,373,913
Contraception and Reproduction Research $2,518,948
Depression Research $13,707,709
Diabetes $9,629,435
Digestive Diseases $459,809,564
Down Syndrome $452,853
Gene Therapy $58,732,525
Gene Therapy Clinical Trials $8,788,989
Genetic Testing $84,812,608
Herpes - Genital $364,627
Herpes - Other $46,738,132
Inflammatory Bowel Disease $2,268,419
Interferon $5,705,150
Metastasis $396,456,505
Neurofibromatosis $9,713,169
Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Imaging (NMR) $71,659,251
Nursing Oncology $18,076,983
Organ Transplantation Research $59,439,170
Pesticides $2,277,134
Radiation - Ionizing - Total $284,767,680
Radiation - Ionizing Low Level $9,227,246
Radiation - Ionizing Radiotherapy $190,269,132
Radiation - Non Ionizing - Total $185,027,956
Radiation - Non Ionizing Radiotherapy $49,755,539
Sleep Disorders $7,420,720
Smoking Behavior $91,928,532
Surgery $84,957,870
Taxol $61,414,218
Tuberous Sclerosis $2,958,258