Roswell Park to Lead $14.5M NCI-Funded Immunotherapy Effort

A team led by Pawel Kalinski, MD, PhD, of Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center has earned a five-year, $14.54 million award from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) to expand a promising immunotherapy platform. Funded through the NCI’s Program Project Grant program, this prestigious five-year grant will fund

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$2.5 million now available for heart and brain focused scientific research of COVID-19

The American Heart Association issues an unprecedented rapid response call for cardiovascular/cerebrovascular research proposals to address the growing crisis of the COVID-19 pandemic As part of its global response to the growing COVID-19 pandemic, the American Heart Association, the world’s leading voluntary organization focused on heart and

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Learn More about Lupus and the Search for Answers

By Annette Pinder Approximately 1.5 million Americans have a form of lupus, and 90 percent are women. Daily activities can be a struggle and inconsistent for those living with lupus. Despite experiencing debilitating symptoms, many people with lupus don’t look sick. Often referred to as “the great

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Changing Lives through Caring Friends and Mentors

By Annette Pinder Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) helps children throughout Erie, Niagara, and the Southern tier, reach their potential through professionally supported, one-to-one relationships with caring volunteer mentors. BBBS has been engaged in this work for over 49 years, impacting the lives of thousands of youth.

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Looking for Affordable Housing?

People Inc. is accepting apartment applications for affordable housing at the following locations: • Amherst, Blasdell, Grand Island, Lackawanna, Lockport, South Buffalo, Springville and Wheatfield. These affordable apartments are for independent older adults age 62 and up, who meet the federally mandated household income guidelines. Email Seniorliving@people-inc.org

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