American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)
The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) is the first and largest cancer research organization dedicated to accelerating the conquest of cancer.
The mission of the American Association for Cancer Research is to prevent and cure cancer through:
- Science Policy and Advocacy
- Funding for Cancer Research
Through its programs and services, the AACR fosters research in cancer and related biomedical science; accelerates the dissemination of new research findings among scientists and others dedicated to the conquest of cancer; promotes science education and training; and advances the understanding of cancer etiology, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment throughout the world.