Grant Recipients

ICRF has provided more than $72 million to support nearly 2,500 grants to outstanding Israel based cancer researchers. Many of our awardees are responsible for major cancer research breakthroughs.

Recipient(s)YearInstitutionName of GrantFocus
Howard Cedar, MD, PhD 2016 – 2023 Hebrew University/Hadassah Medical School Research Professorship Grant Genetics and Genomics, Oncogenesis
Yinon Ben-Neriah, MD, PhD 2016 – 2023 Hebrew University/Hadassah Medical School Research Professorship Grant Colorectal Cancer, Stem Cells
Jacob Hanna, MD, PhD 2017 – 2024 Weizmann Institute of Science Research Professorship Grant Experimental Therapeutics, Stem Cells
Aaron Ciechanover, MD, DSc 2017 – 2024 Technion, Israel Institute of Technology Research Professorship Grant Inflammation and Cancer, Oncogenesis, Ubiquitin System
Asael Lubotzky, MD 2018 – 2020 Hebrew University of Jerusalem Postdoctoral Fellowship Cancer Metastasis, Clinical and Translational Research, Computational Biology, Genetics and Genomics, Metabolism and Cancer
Noa Furth, PhD 2018 – 2020 Weizmann Institute of Science Postdoctoral Fellowship Blood Cancers, Brain Cancer, Cell Signaling, Chromatin, Epigenetics, Genetics and Genomics, Pediatric Cancer, Proteomics and Protein Structures
Julia Shifman, PhD 2018 – 2020 Hebrew University of Jerusalem Project Grant Cancer Metastasis, Computational Biology, Experimental Therapeutics, Protein Engineering, Proteomics and Protein Structures
Yuval Shaked, PhD 2018 – 2020 Technion, Israel Institute of Technology Project Grant Cancer Metastasis, Clinical and Translational Research, Immunology and Immunotherapy, Inflammation and Cancer
Daniel Segal, PhD 2018 – 2020 Tel Aviv University Project Grant Brain Tumors, Eye Cancers, Renal Cancer, Drug Mechanisms and Development, Experimental Therapeutics
Igor Koman, PhD 2018 – 2020 Ariel University Project Grant Cancer Stem Cells, Cancer Treatment, Clinical and Translational Research, Drug Mechanisms and Development, Stem Cells