how you can contribute to the costs of one lab project to create a breakthrough


Have you ever wondered what it costs to run a cancer research project in a lab? In this video, the Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation breaks down some general costs associated with cancer research. From donating to help pay for the cost of tissue cultures to making a gift that cover a year's supply of pipettes, anyone can be a part of supporting a researcher's quest for a cancer cure.

No donation amount is ever too small.

Please help us to help the world's leading cancer scientists conduct cutting-edge research for a cure.


Postdoctoral fellow's 1-month salary 4-month supply of lab mice Tissue culture reagents for 3 experiments
$5,000 $2,500 $75
Molecular biology reagents for 1 experiment General lab supplies for 5 experiments Microscopes for 10 experiments
$25 $200 $300
2 weeks of glass washing service Housing and care for 12 mice 1 case of 500 petri dishes
$100 $500 $50
1-month supply of human cancer cell growth media 1-year supply of pipettes  
$250 $1,000  

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