An unprecedented, comprehensive assault to significantly reduce deaths from cancer, the Moon Shots Program comprises six teams of MD Anderson researchers and clinicians initially focusing on:
- Chronic lymphocytic leukemia
- Lung cancer
- Myelodysplastic syndromes/ acute myeloid leukemia
- Prostate cancer
- Triple-negative breast and high-grade serous ovarian cancers
As of January 31, 2015, private philanthropic commitments to the program total more than $217.5 million.
For more information on the Moon Shots Program, please visit www.cancermoonshots.org.