Immunotherapy shows success in pediatrics cancer care
October 26, 2010
Immunotherapy administered to children with neuroblastoma, a cancer of the nervous system, significantly increased the number of children with the disease who were alive and free of disease progression after two years, according to a pediatrics study published recently in the New England Journal of Medicine.More...
Childhood brain tumor survivors face health issues later
August 13, 2010
A study by St. Jude Children's Research Hospital found that those who survive childhood brain tumors often face health and fitness issues later in life.More...
Grant awarded to leukemia researcher focuses on new drug treatment
July 20, 2010
A $410,000 grant has been awarded to a researcher at the Children's Hospital Los Angeles to develop a multi-site study of two forms of leukemia in children.More...
Pediatric cancer study tries low-dose chemotherapy with stem cell transplants
November 10, 2009
Research under way at Schneider's Children's Hospital is testing the effectiveness of low-intensity chemotherapy prior to stem cell transplantation in children living with cancer.More...