Grants to MTC 2014

10 MTC researchers have received grants for medicine, NT  and development research projects from the Swedish Research Council (VR) this November. A further researcher has received the Novo Nordisk Foundation Advanced Grant and Cancerfonden have also awarded 6 MTC cancer researchers grants.

Swedish Cancer Society (Cancerfonden) Annual Grants in thousand SEK
Name 2015 2016 2017 Total
Aspenström, Pontus 600 600 600 1.8 M
Yihai Cao 2 M 2 M 2 M 6.0 M
Jonathan Coquet 600 600 600 1.8 M
Ingemar Ernberg 1 M 1 M   2.0 M
Georg Klein 800 800 800 2.4 M
Sonia Lain 1 M 1 M 1 M 3.0 M
Lars-Gunnar Larsson 1.25 M 1.25 M 1.25 M 3.75 M
Margareta Wilhelm 500 500   1.0 M

 

Swedish Research Council (VR) Annual Grants (medicin och hälsa, natur och teknik, utvecklingsforskning) in thousand SEK
Name 2015 2016 2017 2018 Total
Jonathan Coquet 1.2 M 1.8 M 1.5 M 1.5 M 6.0 M
Sonia Lain 907 907 907   2.7 M
Edmund Loh 1.5 M 1.5 M 1.5 M 1.5 M 6.0 M
Gerry McInerney 800 800 800 800 3.2 M
 Susanne Nylén Spoormaker 1.35 M 866 808   3.02 M
 Rolf Ohlsson    1.0 M 1.0 M 1.0 M 1.0 M 4.0 M
Antonio Rothfuchs 700 700 700   2.1 M
Åsa Sjöling 1.47 M 945 883   3.3 M
Mats Wahlgren 1.1 M 1.1 M 1.1 M 1.1 M 4.4 M

 

Novo Nordisk Foundation Advanced Grant in Million Danish Kronor
Name 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Total
Yihai Cao 2.0 M 2.0 M 2.0 M 2.0 M 2.0 M 10 M
Barncancerfonden
Name 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Total
Sonia Lain 400 400 400     1.2 M
Margareta Wilhelm 350 350       0.7 M

Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation 39,6 M SEK Grant to Researchers from MTC, Oncology and Pathology and MBB

Professor Jonas Berg at the Department of Oncology and Pathology together with Professor Yiha Cao and Sir David Lane from MTC and Pär Norlund at MBB have recieved a five year grant for 39,6 M SEK from the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation for research focusing on discovering more effective breast cancer treatments

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