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Pediatric Cancer News

Grant supports Gottschalk's osteosarcoma immunotherapy researchNov 13, 2012
Research will focus on using patient's immune system, genetic approach to fight their cancer.
Feedback loop maintains basal cell populationNov 1, 2012
BCM researchers find proteins could play critical role in prostate cancer.
Study: Exposure to herbicide may increase risk of rare disorderSep 28, 2012
Study found mothers who lived in counties with highest levels were 80 percent more likely to have children with choanal atresia, stenosis.
Kingwood tennis tournament to benefit pediatric cancer researchSep 26, 2012
Proceeds from Sept. 28-29 events benefit pediatric cancer research at the Texas Children’s Cancer Center.
Foundation supports childhood cancer research at Baylor College of MedicineAug 28, 2012
Their awards were part of more than $22.5 million in new grants to support the best in pediatric oncology research in the United States.
Alex's Lemonade Stand grants support BCM childhood cancer researchersJul 9, 2012
Three BCM researchers receive grants to find more effective ways to treat, lead to cure of childhood cancer.
Protein found to make natural killer T-cells more effective for cancer therapyMay 8, 2012
BCM oncologist finds protein IL-15 key to protecting natural killer T-cells, boosts anti-tumor efficacy.
St. Baldrick's Foundation gives consortium $998,132 grant for childhood cancer researchJan 19, 2012
Grant to help fund targeted, cell-based research in rare lymphomas.
St. Baldrick's Foundation awards more than $40,000 grant to Vannie E. Cook Jr. Children's Cancer ClinicDec 28, 2011
Grant from St. Baldrick’s Foundation to boost research efforts and enable more children to enroll in ongoing clinical trial.
Pediatric clinical trial investigating vaccine-based therapy for solid tumorsDec 9, 2011
The trial, launched last spring, is also being conducted at Cincinnati Children's Hospital.