The National Institutes of Health grants total nearly $2.1 million.
QBioMed has the global exclusive rights to develop and market a novel chemotherapeutic drug to treat liver cancer.
Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men in the U.S., killing one in every four males.
The foundation hopes to recruit up to 2,000 healthy individuals.
Jones has served the ACS for many years, both as a grant reviewer and speaker on the society’s behalf.
The 2017 class includes 50 teens from across the state.