Stand Up To Cancer Gets Ugly This Holiday Season With Annual "Ugly Sweater" Campaign To Raise Money For Groundbreaking Cancer Research
November 20, 2013
November 20, 2013 (Los Angeles / New York) – ‘Tis the season to dress ugly for a great cause – fighting cancer. For the second year in a row, Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) is asking celebrators around the world to proudly rock their hideous holiday-themed sweaters as a way to raise critical funds for innovative, translational cancer research. SU2C’s “Ugly Sweater” Holiday Campaign (www.su2c.org/ugly) kicks off on Nov. 20 and promises to be even “uglier” than last year. Participation is simple and can be done in two ways. Ugly sweater owners create their own Ugly Sweater fundraising page at SU2C.org/ugly. Next, they reach out to their family...
November 12, 2013
6 Million-Euro Grant Over Four Years Will Fund Research Focusing on Tumor Organoids PHILADELPHIA — Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) and the Dutch Cancer Society (KWF Kankerbestrijding), along with the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), SU2C’s scientific partner, announce the formation of a Dream Team dedicated to developing new tools and technologies for preclinical drug testing and analysis. Hans Clevers, M.D., Ph.D., will lead the Dream Team. Johannes Bos, Ph.D., is the co-leader of the project, which is titled “Tumor Organoids: A New Preclinical Model for Drug Sensitivity Analysis.” The Sta Op Tegen Kanker (Stand Up To Cancer) Dream Team...
Fifth Third Bank Introduces Stand Up To Cancer® Credit Card To Drive Additional Funding for Cancer Research
November 12, 2013
Fifth Third Bank Introduces Stand Up To Cancer® Credit Card To Drive Additional Funding for Cancer Research Cincinnati – Fifth Third Bank announces the launch of the Fifth Third Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) Credit Card. SU2C is a groundbreaking initiative that supports scientific collaboration to accelerate innovative cancer research and bring new therapies to patients quickly. Fifth Third Bank recently launched an SU2C Debit MasterCard in June 2013 and is the only card issuer to offer the SU2C payment cards. Customers within Fifth Third’s 12-state footprint may now apply for the Fifth Third Stand Up To Cancer Credit Card by visiting any of the Bank...