What We're Funding

At PCC, we are pleased to be able to fund prostate cancer research projects with the greatest potential to advance the prevention, detection and treatment of prostate cancer and improve the quality of life for prostate cancer survivors. Take a look at the projects we are funding now, on par with the most advanced and innovative prostate cancer research projects from around the world.

We are funding research in a variety of different areas, as shown in the pie charts below. The chart on the left shows research funded in 2012, while the chart on the right shows funds committed to specific multi-year projects or those that extend beyond 2012.


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PCC Spotlight
‘Doing it for Dads’ this Father’s Day: Albertans unite for prostate cancer research

Building Trades of Alberta and multiple community fundraisers have raised $330,000 and counting  Calgary – May 27th, 2015:  In the lead-up to Father’s Day, Prostate Cancer Canada (PCC) is excited to announce that Albertans have demonstrated significant leadership by banding together to raise over $330,000 and counting in important research dollars and awareness for prostate cancer, the most common cancer to affect men. More

Groundbreaking Research Moves One Step Closer to Personalizing Prostate Cancer Treatment

Movember Foundation, Prostate Cancer Canada and the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research funded research breakthrough published in Nature Genetics   TORONTO, ON (May 25, 2015) The results of groundbreaking genetics research in Canada, funded by the Movember Foundation, the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR) and Prostate Cancer Canada, has identified a unique sub-type of prostate cancer that will help clinicians develop more personalized treatments for their patients, ensure that fewer men undergo unnecessary treatments and improve their chances of survival. More


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