One in three women will be diagnosed with cancer.* And, the women researchers trying to find cures for everyone lack the resources and support they need to advance their promising ideas: Young female grant recipients receive only 70 cents to every dollar their male counterparts receive**.
Women also often lack the resources and mentors they need to create successful grant applications.
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*American Cancer Society, January 13, 2020
**JAMA Network, March 5, 2019