Update to RFA-AT-07-004 and RFA-AT-07-005, Mechanisms of Immune Modulation

Notice Number: NOT-AT-07-006

Key Dates
Release Date:  September 20, 2007

Issued by
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM), (http://nccam.nih.gov/)
National Cancer Institute (NCI), (http://www.cancer.gov/)

In addition to the interests of NCCAM and NCI outlined in RFA-AT-004 and RFA-AT-005, NCI is interested in applications addressing the mechanisms of action of nutrients, bioactive food components and various CAM approaches with immune modulating activities that might be used alone or in combination with conventional or experimental anticancer therapies for the prevention or treatment of cancer, the improvement of quality of life or the amelioration of cancer-related symptoms or treatment-related side-effects.  Such CAM approaches would include, but are not limited to the following: botanical agents, exercise approaches, and mind-body approaches


Dr. Carol Pontzer
Program Officer
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
6707 Democracy Blvd.
Suite 401, MSC 5475
Bethesda, MD 20892-5475
Telephone: (301) 435-6286
FAX: (301) 480-3621
Email: pontzerc@mail.nih.gov

Jeffrey D White, M.D.
Office of Cancer Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis
National Cancer Institute
6116 Executive Boulevard, Suite 609, MSC 7302
Bethesda, MD 20892-7302 (for U.S. Postal Service express or regular mail)
Rockville, MD 20852 (for express/courier delivery)
Telephone: (301) 435-7980
Fax: (301) 480-0075
E-mail: jeffreyw@mail.nih.gov

Young S. Kim, Ph.D.
Nutritional Science Research Group
Division of Cancer Prevention
National Cancer Institute
6130 Executive Boulevard, EPN Room 3156
Bethesda, MD 20892
Rockville, MD 20852 (Express/Courier Service)
Telephone: (301) 496-0126
Fax:  (301) 480-3925
Email: yk47s@nih.gov

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