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Padres Pedal the Cause Announces New Round of Funding for Cancer Research

2018-Nov-14 22:23:14
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Grant awards include inaugural funding for clinical trials Padres Pedal the Cause continues the fight against cancer through the announcement of a new wave of funding for local cancer research. Six translational research teams, comprised of members from across the region’s top NCI-designated Cancer Centers, and four clinical trials received funding to advance research that […]

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How San Diego Institutions Are Making an Impact on Breast Cancer

2018-Nov-13 15:14:03
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1-in-8 women are expected to face a breast cancer diagnosis in her lifetime. Padres Pedal the Cause is proud to raise funds for our beneficiaries, where groundbreaking breast cancer research projects are taking place each day. In the past five years, Padres Pedal has raised $7.1 million, with 100% of that money going directly to […]

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The Work Done Through Padres Pedal Saved My Life

2018-Nov-04 01:42:04
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“I ride in Padres Pedal because I’m a cancer survivor and I believe that the work that’s done through Pedal the Cause funds research that saved my life.” Meet Gene Smith, three-time Padres Pedal the Cause yellow jersey who has raised over $31,000 in the past four years. Gene rides on Team Velonoma – Melanoma […]

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The Best Gift of All: A Cancer-Free Diagnosis

2018-Oct-25 15:43:13
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“When I got my diagnosis, heard HER2 POSITIVE, stage 3… I thought it was death sentence.” Meet Lauren, wife and mother of three young children, who had more life to give than a stage 3 aggressive breast cancer diagnosis at the age of 31 could take from her. Through the tremendous care she received at […]

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Detecting and Attacking Cancer through Innovation

2018-Sep-13 17:42:00
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  Jamieson, Parker share new approaches to cancer prevention and treatment at the Koman Family Outpatient Pavilion at UC San Diego Health. It can be hard to keep up with the wealth of new discoveries and research that takes place every day along the Pacific shore. Even the cliffs that launch paragliders over the ocean […]

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Padres Pedal the Cause Awards $2.4 Million in Funding for Cancer Research

2018-Jun-22 10:50:01
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11 new collaborative cancer research projects receive Padres Pedal the Cause Discovery Grants   Padres Pedal the Cause announced the first wave of cancer research teams that will receive funding through its annual Discovery Grant program. The non-profit organization awards millions of dollars each year to cross-institutional teams of physicians and scientists from San Diego’s […]

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Padres Pedal the Cause Donates More Than $2.4 Million to Local Cancer Research

2018-Jan-25 16:00:25
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Our biggest annual tally to date. 100% of funds raised benefit innovative cancer research in San Diego.   Padres Pedal the Cause presented a check for $2,401,523.00 on Wednesday, January 24, at Farmer & the Seahorse in La Jolla, to representatives from Moores Cancer Center at UC San Diego Health, Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery […]

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Researcher Spotlight: Graham McVicker, Salk Institute

2017-Nov-06 17:59:38
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Pictured: Team SCC- Salk Cancer Center Team, Graham McVicker is third from right.   Meet Graham McVicker, Ph.D., Assistant Professor in the Laboratory of Genetics and the Integrative Biology Laboratory at the Salk Institute. Earlier this year, he received one of 12 Padres Pedal grants awarded with our 2016 donation, along with Jesse Dixon, Ph.D., of […]

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