Our research partners

Our corporate partners help us fund lifesaving cancer research, provide information services and support programs and advocate for public policies that prevent cancer and help those living with it.

The Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)

The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) is Canada's federal funding agency for health research. 
CIHR's mission is to create new scientific knowledge and to enable its translation into improved health, more effective health services and products, and a strengthened Canadian health care system.

The Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) funds cancer research in Canada based on internationally accepted standards of excellence, which bear on preventing and treating cancer, and improving the health and quality of life of cancer patients. CIHR is one of the leading cancer research funders in Canada.

Brain Canada 

Brain Canada is a national non-profit organization headquartered in Montréal, Québec that enables and supports excellent, innovative, paradigm-changing brain research in Canada.

The Cole Foundation

The Cole Foundation supports research and patient care in the fields of pediatric and young adult leukemia and lymphomas in Montreal. They also support a variety of other worthy causes, in particular the intercultural dialogue between the diverse communities of the city.

Alberta Cancer Foundation

The Alberta Cancer Foundation (ACF) mandate is to create more moments for Albertans facing cancer by inspiring our community to give to innovation in detection, treatment and care. The Alberta Cancer Foundation is the official fundraising partner for all 17 Alberta Health Services cancer centres.


CQDM is a biopharmaceutical research consortium whose mission is to fund the development of innovative tools and technologies that will accelerate the discovery and development of safer and more effective drugs.
Last modified on: September 22, 2017

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