National Cancer Institute

FY 2007 Research Funding by Cancer Type

Cancer Type Funded Amount
Anus $2,524,454
Bladder $19,755,852
Brain $134,619,843
Breast $572,360,688
Buccal Cavity $9,726,305
Central Nervous System - Not Including Brain $13,623,133
Cervical Cancer $82,385,652
Childhood Leukemia $44,502,817
Colon/Rectum $258,382,217
Ear $225,018
Esophagus $22,280,616
Eye $3,650,255
Head and Neck (Subset of Total Head and Neck) $39,691,942
Heart $3,241,651
Hodgkins disease $16,493,304
Leukemia $205,535,584
Liver Cancer $67,668,758
Lung $226,892,485
Melanoma $97,724,368
Multiple Myeloma $32,251,699
Nervous System $14,289,345
Neuroblastoma $17,743,262
Non Hodgkins lymphoma $112,959,162
Ovarian Cancer $96,933,271
Pancreas $73,273,795
Parathyroid $186,823
Penis $2,935,211
Pharynx $4,265,247
Pituitary $1,006,117
Prostate $296,066,348
Salivary Glands $180,361
Stomach $12,039,019
Testes $8,859,447
Thyroid $10,934,141
Urinary System $6,633,980
Uterine $16,567,498
Vaginal $721,681
Vascular Disease $25,037,103
Wilm's Tumor $3,795,854