National Cancer Institute

FY 2014 Research Funding by Cancer Type

Cancer Type Funded Amount
Anus $5,384,809
Bladder $28,300,360
Brain $177,237,117
Breast $528,546,755
Buccal Cavity $13,218,612
Central Nervous System - Not Including Brain $3,180,787
Cervical Cancer $71,088,143
Childhood Leukemia $55,209,492
Colon/Rectum $222,989,968
Esophagus $28,444,153
Eye $3,942,436
Gallbladder $637,641
Head and Neck $57,146,502
Heart $1,761,035
Hodgkins disease $15,437,951
Kaposi Sarcoma $24,386,483
Kidney Cancer $37,578,058
Kidney Disease $40,404,868
Larynx $1,892,621
Leukemia $236,731,918
Liver Cancer $60,030,130
Lung $254,158,823
Melanoma $126,208,058
Multiple Myeloma $46,587,423
Nervous System $26,432,460
Neuroblastoma $23,581,708
Non Hodgkins Lymphoma $118,049,565
Ovarian Cancer $91,524,537
Pancreas $122,362,386
Parathyroid $651,796
Penis $2,938,031
Pharynx $3,024,486
Pituitary $680,004
Prostate $217,811,379
Salivary Glands $54,279
Sarcoma $71,995,071
Stomach $11,295,809
Testes $6,117,747
Thyroid $23,070,505
Urinary System $16,026,237
Uterine $15,506,505
Vaginal $963,222
Vascular Disease $3,435,382
Wilm's Tumor $4,249,612