Pediatric Cancer News
Pediatric oncologist receives grant for neuroblastoma research Jul 10, 2013 Dr. Jason Shohet has received a grant from Braden’s Hope for Childhood Cancer to support his research to find novel treatments for high-risk neuroblastoma.
Phase 1 trial uses enhanced T cells to treat neuroblastoma Jun 10, 2013 A phase 1 clinical trial at Baylor College of Medicine, which has received support from a pediatric cancer nonprofit organization, will use an immunotherapy approach to treating kids with neuroblastoma.
Grant funds research to study new treatments for osteosarcoma May 2, 2013 The grant funds research focused on the highest risk and the poorest outcome cancers in children.
BCM receives grants from Rally Foundation for childhood cancer Apr 23, 2013 All grants are made in honor or memory of a Rally Kid, a child who has fought or is currently fighting cancer.
Baylor College of Medicine receives $350K in Avon grants for breast cancer care, research Apr 23, 2013 The grants were presented at the closing ceremonies of the 6th annual Avon Walk for Breast Cancer Houston April 21.
BCM major part of new pediatric cancer Dream Team initiative Apr 13, 2013 Pediatric Dream Team Translational Cancer Research Project will provide a total of $14.5 million over four years, with $3.3 million to BCM.
Grant to support pediatric cancer research in South Texas Feb 19, 2013 The one-year, $80,670 grant is part of a series of grants from the foundation to institutions to boost pediatric cancer research.
Grant funds developmental therapeutics program at BCM Jan 29, 2013 Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation grant awarded to Texas Children's Cancer Center to improve treatment, find cures for childhood cancer.
Vegetable compound could become ingredient to treating leukemia Dec 12, 2012 BCM study finds concentrated form of compound found in broccoli reduces the number of acute lymphoblastic leukemia cells.
Grant supports Gottschalk's osteosarcoma immunotherapy research Nov 13, 2012 Research will focus on using patient's immune system, genetic approach to fight their cancer.