NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Cancer Institute plans to reissue a request for applications for research into cancer modeling and control interventions such as screening, treatment, and prevention, how they are used and how effective they are.

These research efforts may include studies using genomics and family histories, biomarker studies, diagnostics, and other areas.

NCI plans to re-issue the Cancer Intervention and Surveillance Modeling Network call for applications sometime in June, and expects applications to be due in the fall of 2009.

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