Cancer Biomarkers Funding Opportunities

Titlesort descending Announcement # Expiration Date Activity Code Contact
AHEAD (Advancing Head and Neck Cancer Early Detection Research) RFA-DE-23-013 (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 03/15/2023 U01 Wendy Wang, Ph.D., M.Sc.
Assay Validation of High Quality Markers for Clinical Studies in Cancer PAR-20-314 (UH3 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) 10/11/2023 UH3 Lynn Sorbara, Ph.D.
Assay Validation of High Quality Markers for Clinical Studies in Cancer PAR-20-313 (UH2/UH3 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 10/11/2023 UH2, UH3 Lynn Sorbara, Ph.D.
Cancer Tissue Engineering Collaborative: Enabling Biomimetic Tissue-Engineered Technologies for Cancer Research PAR-22-099 (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) 05/08/2025 R01 Richard Mazurchuk, Ph.D.
Co-infection and Cancer PAR-20-062 (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 01/08/2023 R01 Jo Ann Rinaudo, Ph.D.
Notice of Correction to Application Types Allowed for PAR-20-053, Program to Assess the Rigor and Reproducibility of Extracellular Vesicle-Derived Analytes for Cancer Detection NOT-CA-20-067 (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 01/08/2023 R01 Matthew Young, Ph.D.
Notice of Special Interest: Administrative Supplements for Validation Studies of Analytical Methods for Dietary Supplement Constituents (Admin Supp - Clinical Trial Not Allowed) NOT-OD-22-202 04/16/2025 Nancy J. Emenaker, Ph.D., R.D.N., L.D., F.A.N.D.
Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Leveraging Real-World Imaging Data for Artificial Intelligence-based Modeling and Early Detection of Abdominal Cancers NOT-CA-21-028 01/08/2024 Natalie Abrams, Ph.D.
Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Single-Cell Proteomics for Interrogating Premalignant and Early Malignant Lesions NOT-CA-20-044 05/08/2023 Richard Mazurchuk, Ph.D
Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Utilization of Cohorts and Prospective Study Designs for Liquid Biopsy Assay Validation for Early Detection of Cancers NOT-CA-23-004 07/02/2025 Matthew Young, Ph.D.
Pancreatic Cancer Detection Consortium: Research Units PAR-21-334 (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) 06/12/2024 U01 Sharmistha Ghosh-Janjigian, Ph.D.
Program to Assess the Rigor and Reproducibility of Extracellular Vesicle-Derived Analytes for Cancer Detection PAR-20-053 (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 01/08/2023 R01 Matthew Young, Ph.D.
Request for Information (RFI) on Challenges and Opportunities Associated with Multidimensional Tumor Atlases NOT-CA-23-011 01/07/2023 Shannon K. Hughes, Ph.D.
Secondary Analysis and Integration of Existing Data to Elucidate the Genetic Architecture of Cancer Risk and Related Outcomes PAR-20-276 (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 01/08/2023 R01 Wendy Wang, Ph.D., M.Sc.