Salk’s Conquering Cancer Initiative is a scientific and philanthropic initiative to bring together scientists in collaboration to harness new strategies against five deadly cancers: pancreatic, ovarian, lung, brain (glioblastoma) and triple negative breast. Together, Salk researchers will identify cancer’s vulnerabilities and find new methods to attack tumors and leave healthy tissues alone.
For nine consecutive times, The Salk Institute has earned
the highest possible ranking from Charity Navigator, America’s largest
independent charity and nonprofit evaluator. This exceptional
designation is awarded only to 3 percent of over one million nonprofits
evaluated, indicating the Institute’s exceptional fiscal accountability