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Objectives

The intents of the Early Detection Research Network.

The objectives of EDRN include:

  • Development and testing of promising biomarkers or technologies for early detection of cancer
  • Evaluation of promising, analytically proven biomarkers or technologies
  • Collaboration among academic and industrial leaders in molecular biology, molecular genetics, clinical oncology, computer science, public health and clinical application for early cancer detection
  • Collaboration and rapid dissemination of information among awardees
Announcement 04/26/2017

A new funding opportunity associated with the Beau Biden Cancer Moonshot Initiative, Integration and Validation of Emerging Technologies to Accelerate Cancer Research, has been released and is due May 10, 2017. Click here for more information.

Announcement 03/14/2017

Thank you to everyone who made the March 2017 EDRN Steering Committee Meeting a success. The next EDRN Steering Committee Meeting will be on September 12-14, 2017, in Seattle, WA.

EDRN Founder Honored

Dr. Sudhir Srivastava was honored with the Distinguished Service Award from the American Pancreatic Association at the group's annual meeting this year, for his outstanding commitment to pancreatology.