June 13, 2013
On June 1, 2013, the MPN Research Foundation and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society brought together 13 researchers from within and outside the MPNs to review the 2nd round of MF Challenge grant proposals. The meeting was held in a conference space within Northwestern in downtown Chicago where the feasibility, innovative quality and relevance to myelofibrosis of the proposals was debated for several hours. Mirroring the 2012 review, experts from fibrosis of other body parts took part in the review including liver and lung fibrosis.
Grant awards will be announced after July 1st. For more information about the MF Challenge grant click here.