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New discoveries in pancreatic cancer research are key to developing better treatments and early detection tools that will increase survival. The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN) speeds progress by funding critical research, launching revolutionary clinical initiatives, publishing and sharing health data and insights and advocating for more federal cancer research dollars.

Funding Research

Understand how PanCAN partners with donors and advocates to advance the field.


Scientific and Clinical Initiatives

Explore our scientific and clinical initiatives.



Catch up on the latest pancreatic cancer research, including PanCAN's discoveries.


Research Grants Program

Find out what funding opportunities are available or upcoming, and view past PanCAN grant recipients.



Professional Networking

Learn about PanCAN’s Community for Progress, which brings together renowned pancreatic cancer scientists and clinicians for mentorship and collaboration.


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of Research

See how patients can help improve outcomes for others.



Evaluation of Research Grants Program

We thoroughly evaluate our research grants program to assess its effectiveness in building a comprehensive research community and moving the science toward patient benefit. Read more about the impact of the PanCAN research grants program.

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Our Published Research

As part of PanCAN's strategic approach to increase survival, our Scientific and Medical Affairs team conducts independent and collaborative research to drive progress and improve patients' lives.

"We do not stand on the sidelines. We are working with researchers to make real progress for patients."

— Lynn Matrisian, PhD, MBA, Chief Science Officer

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