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The Asian Fund for Cancer Research (AFCR) is proud to present the BRACE Award, Bridging Research from Academia to Cancer Entrepreneurship. The program is designed to advance and catalyze the commercialization of innovative cancer research discoveries. AFCR is committed to bridging the gap in funding for promising start-ups through the “Valley of Death”, especially those spun-out of top universities and medical centers in Asia. The initiative provides a combination of investment capital, prize money, exposure-generating opportunities and enhanced access to AFCR’s network of cancer industry professionals and researchers in the region and around the world.


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