Cancer has a global economic burden. According to the International Agency For Research on Cancer, the predicted global burden is expected to exceed 20 million new cases annually by 2025, compared with the estimated 14.1 million new cases worldwide in 2012. Estimates show that the world could have saved between US$100-200 billion in 2010 by investing in prevention, early detection, and effective treatment of cancer.
PRA is engaged in the fight against cancer.
Exactly how tough is cancer as an opponent? Here’s more info about what we’re up against: