National Cancer Institute

FY 2010 Research Funding by Cancer Type

Cancer Type Funded Amount
Anus $2,206,713
Bladder $22,613,078
Brain $148,316,290
Breast $631,228,554
Buccal Cavity $12,067,621
Central Nervous System - Not Including Brain $8,503,025
Cervical Cancer $76,498,542
Childhood Leukemia $56,124,322
Colon/Rectum $270,358,481
Esophagus $30,466,057
Eye $3,280,716
Gallbladder $332,926
Heart $2,888,403
Hodgkins disease $14,614,781
Kaposi Sarcoma $22,426,212
Kidney Cancer $44,578,835
Kidney Disease $45,403,586
Larynx $224,278
Leukemia $239,689,242
Liver Cancer $72,558,112
Lung $281,931,477
Melanoma $102,257,743
Multiple Myeloma $48,458,021
Nervous System $36,286,255
Neuroblastoma $20,050,819
Non Hodgkins Lymphoma $122,350,730
Ovarian Cancer $112,260,730
Pancreas $97,136,974
Parathyroid $7,551
Penis $2,993,868
Pharynx $1,845,024
Pituitary $627,219
Prostate $300,466,914
Salivary Glands $335,186
Sarcoma $59,551,724
Sarcoma, Bone (Sarcoma Subset) $15,320,801
Sarcoma, Soft (Sarcoma Subset) $44,230,921
Stomach $14,517,072
Testes $6,291,787
Thyroid $15,589,671
Urinary System $16,052,372
Uterine $14,234,906
Vaginal $907,748
Vascular Disease $13,355,567
Wilm's Tumor $4,262,333