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Managing the Nation’s Cancer Research Portfolio

2013 Budget Request

NCI has carefully reviewed its current expenditures and found important efficiencies and savings. This 2013 budget request consists of two components:

  • The increase required to maintain our present level of operations (current services).
  • The increase required to start new initiatives and expand existing ones in areas that will make the greatest difference in reducing cancer incidence and mortality.
At a Glance (dollars in thousands)
Fiscal Year 2012 Estimate$5,072,183
Current Services Increase   $177,227
Fiscal Year 2013 Additional Resources
Support Individual Investigators   $173,000
Genomics   $145,600
Clinical Trials   $125,000
Translational Sciences   $115,000
Provocative Questions     $25,000
Subtotal   $583,600
Total NCI$5,833,010