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moonshot

the launching of a spacecraft, rocket, etc., to the moon
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But most of all the Cancer Moonshot will need a destination--the proteins that actually make cancer happen.
An answer entails three things: one, a rigorous imagination of the universe without the moonshot (counterfactuals); two, a measure of the distance between that alternative world and ours for every key aspect that we can meaningfully connect to progress or betterment for society (outcome measures); and three, a clear understanding of how much publicly funded research contributes to those measured facets of progress (causal links).
To gain that additional support and ensure Senate approval, funding for key biomedical research efforts--the BRAIN Initiative, the Cancer Moonshot, and the Precision Medicine Initiative--was reduced from $9.
GPS Cancer testing is conducted in the CLIA- certified, CAP-accredited laboratories of NantOmics, and is a key enabler for the Cancer MoonShot 2020 program, the nation's most comprehensive cancer collaborative initiative seeking to accelerate the potential of combination immunotherapy as the next generation standard of care in cancer patients.
Congress providing funding for the moonshot, which has not yet happened.
The Moonshot contends that technological tools have never been better--and it's time to bring together disparate technologies into new treatments and preventions.
Just after Labor Day, the Cancer Moonshot got a shot in the arm when a blueribbon panel of the National Cancer Institute (NCI) recommended ten scientific approaches that the project might consider.
In his State of the Union address earlier this year, President Barack Obama assigned Biden to lead the Cancer Moonshot initiative to speed up cancer research.
Yes, we might have pulled back on a few moonshot projects.
National Instruments and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) have announced a collaboration to facilitate the availability of pretested Big Analog Data solutions based on NI DataFinder Server Edition software and HPE Moonshot Systems.
Last year President Obama appointed Vice President Joseph Biden to head the National Cancer Moonshot effort, and last month Greg Simon was appointed executive director to the White House Cancer Moonshot Task Force.
A key element of the cancer moonshot is to incentivise more cooperation between the government and the private sector.