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25 May, 2017, 17:50 ET Stand Up To Cancer Issues Call for Ideas for $10 Million "Convergence 2.0" Teams to Address Key Questions About the Immune System's Role in Cancer Development and Treatment

- Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) announced that it has issued a $10 million "Convergence 2.0" Call for Ideas seeking new projects, building on its...


17 May, 2017, 09:03 ET PBS LearningMedia And Stand Up To Cancer Announce New Class Of Students Selected For The Emperor Science Awards

One hundred high school students from 29 states have been named winners in the second year of PBS LearningMedia's and Stand Up To...


04 May, 2017, 10:03 ET Stand Up To Cancer Releases Training Modules for Immuno-Oncology Nurses Administering New Cancer Therapies

Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) today announced the release of a series of Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) training modules developed by experts from...


03 Apr, 2017, 12:34 ET Stand Up To Cancer Names Top Researchers to $12 Million Dream Team on Colorectal Cancer

Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) announced today the formation of a "Dream Team" of top researchers to take on one of the toughest challenges in cancer...


03 Apr, 2017, 12:17 ET Stand Up To Cancer Awards Innovative Research Grants in Immuno-oncology to 10 Early-career Scientists

Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) announced Monday the award of $7.5 million in Innovative Research Grants (IRGs) focused on immuno-oncology to 10...


30 Mar, 2017, 12:17 ET Anthony Anderson, LeAnn Rimes, Felicity Huffman And Martin Short Sing In New PSAs From Stand Up To Cancer And Rally Health

Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) and Rally Health, Inc. launched today a series of video public service announcements (PSAs) featuring actor and comedian...


26 Jan, 2017, 15:00 ET Stand Up To Cancer Ushers In New Approach to Research with Calls by AACR for SU2C Dream Teams on "Interception" of Pancreas and Lung Cancers, Each Funded at $7 Million

Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) broke new ground today when the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), its scientific partner, announced to the...


10 Jan, 2017, 10:00 ET SU2C and PBS LearningMedia Open Applications for 2017 Emperor Science Award Program

Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation, and PBS LearningMedia, a media-on-demand service designed for...


08 Dec, 2016, 15:00 ET Morgan Freeman Joins Stand Up To Cancer And Genentech In New PSA

Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) and Genentech, a member of the Roche Group, have collaborated on a new public service announcement (PSA) featuring...


01 Sep, 2016, 10:40 ET More Stars Join Stand Up to Cancer Telecast on Sept. 9; Will Rally Viewers by Sharing Public's #reasons2standup

The lineup of celebrities participating in Stand Up To Cancer's fifth biennial telecast on Friday, Sept. 9 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT / 7:00 PM CT),...


31 Aug, 2016, 14:11 ET More Than 90 Iconic Buildings And Landmarks In The U.S. And Canada Will Light Up In Support Of Stand Up To Cancer

More than 90 historic buildings and landmarks across the United States and Canada will be illuminated in the colors of Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C)...


16 Aug, 2016, 14:25 ET Hollywood's Brightest Stars Unite For Stand Up To Cancer's Live Broadcast On September 9th

 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), is proud to announce the Hollywood community is once...


16 Jun, 2016, 07:00 ET Stand Up To Cancer Returns For Fifth Live Roadblock Telecast Friday, September 9 Bradley Cooper To Executive-Produce With Award-Winning Team At Done + Dusted

The Hollywood community is once again uniting to support Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), which...


09 May, 2016, 09:00 ET Stand Up To Cancer to Offer Training Modules for Nurses on Front Lines of Administering New Cancer Therapies

 In recognition of Nurses Appreciation Week, Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) announces the development of a series of Certification for Nursing...


05 May, 2016, 10:00 ET Minnie Driver Joins Stand Up To Cancer, Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance And National Ovarian Cancer Coalition In New PSA

 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance (OCRFA), and National Ovarian Cancer Coalition (NOCC) have teamed up on a new...


04 May, 2016, 09:00 ET Stand Up To Cancer and Genentech Join Forces through "Be the Breakthrough" Campaign

 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) and Genentech announced their latest collaboration "Be the Breakthrough", a multi-faceted campaign focused on...


02 May, 2016, 09:01 ET Stand Up To Cancer Supports "Innovation in Collaboration" in Cancer Research with $1 Million for Five Teams through Phillip A. Sharp Awards

 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) has awarded a total of $1 million to five teams of cancer researchers to advance "innovation in collaboration" among...


18 Feb, 2016, 09:00 ET Greg Kinnear Joins Stand Up To Cancer And Lilly Oncology In New Colorectal Cancer PSA

 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), has teamed up with Eli Lilly and Company on a new...


29 Oct, 2015, 09:00 ET Major League Baseball Embraces Its "Potential" In New, Moving Stand Up To Cancer PSA Featuring Childhood Videos Of Some Of The Game's Brightest Stars

 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C)  is set to debut a new PSA campaign,  titled "Potential," in collaboration with SU2C founding donor, Major...


08 Oct, 2015, 09:00 ET Health & Wellness Expert Jillian Michaels To Represent Stand Up To Cancer At Night Nation Run October 24th

 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) is excited to announce Jillian Michaels, one of the nation's leading health and wellness experts, will participate...


06 Nov, 2014, 12:00 ET Christina Applegate Appears In New Public Awareness Campaign For Stand Up To Cancer And Cancer Treatment Centers Of America®

Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) and Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA®) have collaborated on a new print, radio and digital public service...


07 Sep, 2014, 17:30 ET More Than USD $109 Million Pledged So Far In U.S. And Canada In Connection With Sept. 5 Stand Up To Cancer Fundraising Special

 More than USD $109 million has been pledged so far in connection with the star-studded September 5 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) "roadblock"...


03 Sep, 2014, 09:40 ET More Stars Stand Up To Cancer This Friday, September 5th - 8:00 PM ET And PT / 7:00 PM CT

 This Friday, September 5th (8:00 – 9:00 PM ET/PT) Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF),...


27 Aug, 2014, 09:05 ET Historic Landmarks In The U.S. And Canada Light Up In Support Of Stand Up To Cancer And Stand Up To Cancer Canada

Our most iconic structures represent not only the heart of a city, but the soul of its people. More than a dozen buildings and landmarks across the...


20 Aug, 2014, 09:00 ET Hollywood Stars Align For Stand Up To Cancer Friday, September 5th

 The Hollywood community is once again uniting to support Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF),...