Monitoring results

OICR'S STRATEGIC PROGRAMS AND THE PROJECTS SUPPORTED BY OICR GRANTS RESULT IN SCIENTIFIC DISCOVERIES, COMMERCIAL ACTIVITY, COMMUNICATIONS AND THE CREATION OF JOBS FOR HIGHLY QUALIFIED PERSONNEL.*

Funded Projects

Round Date Projects Funded Funds awarded
(In millions of Dollars)
1May 200215$6.9
2November 200219$8.7
3May 20039$4.1
4November 200314$7.4
5May 200412$7.0
6May 20052$8.4
7November 200511$5.4
8May 20066$0.8
9 November 2006 15 $7.1
10 May 2007 6 $0.8
11 November 2007 17 $8.2
12 November 2008 13 $6.4
13 November 2009 11 $6.0
14 November 2010 11 $5.6
161$82.8

PROJECT TYPES 2002-2011

Project Type Translational grant competitions Cancer Research Program Ontario Tumor Bank Clinical Trials Infrastructure Fund Intellectual Property Development and Commercialization Program
Clinical Trials2822---
Companion Studies19----
Translational113119---
Equipment-118---
Other1-52415

CANCER TYPES AND NUMBER OF PROJECTS 2002-2011

Cancer Type Research conducted by grant recipients Cancer Research Program Ontario Tumor Bank Clinical Trials Infrastructure Fund Intellectual Property Development and Commercialization Program
Brain 13 ----
Breast 37 1-- 1
Colorectal 10 1-- 1
Head and neck 10 ----
Haematological 29 -524 3
Lung 20 - - - -
Multiple cancers 13 325 - - 5
Melanoma 8 - - - -
Other 18 - - - 2
Ovarian 9 - - - 1
Pancreatic 8 2 - - -
Prostate 22 2 - - 2

*Some results are cumulative since 2002 and report activities started prior to 2005 by OICR's predecessor, the Ontario Cancer Research Network.

PUBLICATIONS IN JOURNALS 2010-2011

Program Journal impact
factor range
Number
in range
Strategic programs 0-10 191
  11-20 32
  21-30 13
  31-60 15
  NA** 64
Grant suppoted programs 0-10 50
  11-20 4
  21-30 3
  31-60 1
  NA** 18

HIGHLY QUALIFIED PERSONNEL WORKING ON
FUNDED PROJECTS 2010-2011

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56 Undergraduate students 56 Research assistants
68 Master's degree students 40 Co-op students
103 Doctoral students 91 Other
4 Medical students 10 Program/project manager
160 Postdoctoral fellows 45 IT/informatics specialists
415 Researchers 49 Senior management
195 Technicians 19 Health service specialists
157 Research associates    

COMMUNICATIONS ARISING FROM
FUNDED PROJECTS 2010–2011

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180 Oral presentations in Canada
201 Oral presentations outside Canada
93 Poster presentations in Canada
86 Poster presentations outside Canada

COMMERCIAL ACTIVITY 2010–2011

Commercial activity generated by funded projects Cancer Research Fund Cancer Research Program Intellectual
Property
Development and
Commercialization
Program
Disclosures 1 9 2
Patent applications 7 13 10
Patents awarded 3 4 4
Licences granted 3 2 13
Spinoff companies 1 - 3

SOURCE OF OICR PROJECT FUNDS in millions of dollars

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$83.4 Ministry of Research and Innovation
$42.0 Partner site leveraged funding*
$18.1 OICR leveraged funding**

* Includes $11.6 million from industry partners.
** Includes $2.3 million from industry partners.

Intellectual Property Development and Commercialization Program (IPDCP)

INVESTMENTS AND FUNDING FOR IPDCP

 
Investments under co-management by OICR 10
OICR funding in 2010-2011 $1.7 million
Other funding leveraged from federal
and provincial sources
$5.7 million
Private sector leveraged funding $10.0 million

CANCER TYPES AND NUMBER OF INVESTMENTS

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1 Breast 1 Ovarian
1 Colorectal 2 Prostate
3 Haematological 5 Technology platform
2 Liver    

MILESTONES AND
NUMBER OF INVESTMENTS

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3 First-in-man studies commenced 4 Companies selling product
3 Spinoff companies created 12 Private sector partnerships
5 Technology licensed or partnered
with private sector
6 Prototypes manufactured
  Liver 3 Private equity investments

INVESTMENT IMPACT SECTOR AND
NUMBER OF INVESTMENTS

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1 Prevention
1 Early detection
3 Diagnosis
8 Treatment
2 Other