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Ivy Foundation funds MD Anderson brain cancer study


The Ben & Catherine Ivy Foundation (Ivy Foundation) announced funding of $2 million for MD Anderson to study ways to shut down a protein in the human body with ties to aggressive brain tumor development and progression. Transcription factor STAT3 (which stands for signal transducer and activator of transcription 3) has been found to play a… Read More →

Ivy Foundation Grants Over $9M for Brain Cancer Research

prevention trial - brain scan images

The Ben & Catherine Ivy Foundation (Ivy Foundation) announced its 2012 grant recipients, which total more than $9 million in funding for brain cancer research. The Ivy Foundation is the largest privately funded brain cancer research foundation in North America. Catherine Ivy is the founder and president of the Ivy Foundation, which has a research… Read More →

Gilbert’s Strategic Economic Development Plan To Focus On Science, Technology

Strategic Economic Development Plan
by in Economy | Tech

Economic Development Plan The Gilbert, Ariz., Economic Development Office (EDO) is actively developing a strategic plan to attract companies and researchers from around the world to its community. Operating under a mandate from its town council, the EDO organized citizen work groups and has held numerous meetings with business and community leaders to discuss opportunities,… Read More →