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Agency:    Department of Defense--Military
Bureau:    Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation
Account:    Research, development, test, and evaluation, Army (21-2040)
Certifying Official:    Deputy Comptroller Program/Budget
Contact Information:    http://WWW.DOD.GOV   703-697-5131
Gynecological Cancer (Note: transferred from DHP title VI)

1 recipient will receive $2,012,000. This is a first-time earmark.
Year Enacted: 2005
Description: The research will discern the reasons for racial disparities in outcome among women with gynecologic (gyn) malignancies, and to develop targeted interventions for addressing theses discrepancies. The objectives are: 1) Identify differentially expressed genes associated with racial disparity; 2) Identify demographic and behavioral differences associated with racial disparity and evaluate the use of psychosocial intervention to decrease morbidity; and 3) Develop novel vaccines for gyn cancers, focusing on those of highest incidence or greatest mortality among minorities.
Beneficiary/Recipient Amount ($K) Program Type Address
Henry M. Jackson Foundation $2,012 Non-Profit
Rockville, MD
Source: Appropriations Report Language - Conference
Reference: 108-622
Location: Line 29, Page 255
Citation Excerpt: Gynecological Cancer (Note: transferred from DHP title VI)

Last Modified: 16-Apr-2007

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