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The chemotherapeutic drugs used during stem-cell transplant for high-risk neuroblastoma appear to be changing under the Children’s Oncology Group (COG) protocol.
A new post on the NB Globe website provides a detailed look at MYCN amplification in neuroblastoma and the emergence of a new therapy called BET bromodomain inhibition.
Stand Up to Cancer and St. Baldrick’s have come together to fund the development of a new pediatric cancer dream team.
Josh Cassidy, neuroblastoma warrior and survivor, wins the Boston Marathon in the Men’s Wheelchair Race and beats the world record by a full 2 seconds. He crossed the finish line with a time of 1 hour, 18 minutes and 25 …
A recent article in the Canadian Medical Association Journal examines the difference in opinion between parents and medical professionals when a child fighting cancer does not have a reasonable chance at survival.
The Canadian Cancer Society announced funding for research work being done by Dr. Meredith Irwin at SickKids Hospital in Toronto.