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Brain Cancer Now the Leading Childhood Cancer Killer

According to newly released data by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), brain cancer is now the deadliest childhood cancer.…

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Pediatric Cancer Research Conference: Register Online Now!

This unprecedented conference to be held at the prestigious and inspirational Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory from Oct 31- Nov 2 is entitled “From…

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AKBTC: Gold Sponsor, 17th ISPNO, June 2016

Welcome to Liverpool, England for the 17th ISPNO meeting!  With attendees from an inter-disciplinary range of pediatric oncology and neuro-oncology…

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AKBTC Joins Solving Kids’ Cancer and the Ty Louis Campbell Foundation to Fund Phase 1 Clinical Trial

When 3 like-minded childhood cancer charities partner together, anything is possible! In the most recent collaboration, three New York based…

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Phase 1/II Study of MEK162 for Children with Ras/Raf Pathway Activated Tumors

With the discovery of new targets, the pipeline for PLGA clinical trials is ramping up to be more productive than ever before.  The newest PLGA…

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Molecular Analysis of Pediatric Brain Tumors Identifies microRNAs in Pilocytic Astrocytomas that Target the MAPK and NF-κB Pathways

In this A Kids' Brain Tumor Cure (PLGA Foundation) funded project, Dr. Denise Sheer and colleagues show that microRNAs that regulate critical…

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