Pediatric Cancer News

Center to focus on genetics of childhood cancer with goal of improving therapyJul 11, 2011
Human Genome Sequencing Center, Texas Children's Cancer Center launch new center to advance childhood cancer treatments.
Baylor doctors get research support from Lemonade Stand grantsJun 20, 2011
Baylor College of Medicine doctors receive support for pediatric cancer research from nonprofit Alex's Lemonade Stand.
Grants support research to develop novel treatment for children's cancerMay 19, 2011
Baylor College of Medicine scientists receive grants to support pediatric cancer research.
Web-based system for childhood cancer survivors implemented nationwide by Children's Oncology GroupApr 14, 2011
Important tool helps generate individualized health care recommendations for pediatric cancer survivors.
Vannie E. Cook Jr. Children's Cancer and Hematology Clinic marks anniversaryMar 25, 2011
A look back for the 10th anniversary of the Vannie E. Cook Jr. Children's Cancer and hematology Clinic.
Deadly glioblastoma target for immunotherapy researchMar 21, 2011
BCM Research team develops clinical studies to treat form of brain cancer.
BCM physician named vice chair of Children's Oncology GroupJan 20, 2011
Dr. Susan Blaney appointed vice chair to international consortium of childhood cancer centers.
Texas Children's Cancer Center opens first Liver Tumor Center in SouthwestOct 14, 2010
Liver Tumor Center opens to provide care for children with disease.
Treatment continues after children are cured of cancerSep 27, 2010
Childhood cancer patients need care after cure, BCM expert says
Honest, age-appropriate communication can help children cope with cancerSep 27, 2010
Children diagnosed with cancer should be spoken to honestly about condition.