Announcing the 5th Annual DeGregorio Foundation Award for Cancers of the Esophagus and Stomach

The DeGregorio Family Foundation for Gastric and Esophageal Cancer is pleased to announce our 5th annual funding opportunity for gastroesophageal malignancies.  The Foundation seeks to promote and facilitate collaborative research on the pathogenesis, early diagnosis, and treatment of upper gastrointestinal malignancies.  We support high quality, innovative, and transformative translational and bench research to improve the understanding of the biology of these diseases, identification of potential novel therapeutic targets, or in the development and evaluation of novel biomarkers for early diagnosis and treatment.  Pre-clinical research, basic mechanistic studies, genomic/epigenomic studies, as well as epidemiologic studies may also be supported.

Deadline: November 3, 2014. Up to $250,000 over two years will be awarded.  

Funding Period: January 1 2015- December 31, 2016

Amount: $250,000 for entire grant period. ($225,000 direct, $25,000 indirect).



Team DeGregorio is participating in The TCS New York City Marathon!

Team DeGregorio is complete and 12 runners strong!  The race is in November 2, 2014 and training has begun. Please support our runners, who with their dedication, are helping us turn fact into fiction! See the current list of runners and make a donation.

Visit the official New York City Marathon site.


The DeGregorio Family Foundation
Seaport Global Holdings LLC
& The Armstrong Family


Our Final Year at The New York Stock Exchange

An Evening of Cocktails, Hors D’oeuvres & Entertainment

October 16th, 2014 6:00PM – 9:00PM

New York Stock Exchange
2 Broad Street
New York, NY






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The DeGregorio Family Foundation supports research. Your gift will be used exclusively to support gastric and esophageal research and education. As an approved 501(c)(3) organization under the Internal Revenue code, gifts made to the foundation are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law. Make a Donation and Support the Foundation »

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