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Today, researchers from SickKids Hospital announced their results from recent laboratory research examining the effect of a drug called Imetelstat on telomerase inhibition.
Josh Cassidy is Canada’s top-ranked athlete in wheelchair racing who is doing a good job of destroying records and setting new racing times to beat. The depth of his motivations and strength are perfectly clear, especially when you learn that he has already fought the neuroblastoma beast, and won.
Screening for neuroblastoma in children is a difficult and at times controversial subject. However, for families who have children diagnosed with the disease at later stages, any potential to improve survivability rates and learn more about neuroblastoma through a screening program seems too valuable to ignore.