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2011-02-15 19:29:02

Researchers at Oregon Health & Science University Doernbecher Children's Hospital have defined the cell of origin for a kind of cancer called sarcoma.

2010-03-10 12:13:34

Multicenter trial led by St Jude Children's Research Hospital investigators may change neutropenia treatment for all childhood cancer patients.

2009-10-06 09:37:05

Rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS) is a childhood cancer thought to originate from skeletal muscle. In patients whose disease has spread (metastasized) from the initial tumor site the chance of long-term survival is poor.

2009-09-16 07:00:00

MEMPHIS, Tenn. Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Advances in diagnosis and treatment mean more children are living longer with cancer than ever before, with about 270,000 childhood cancer survivors alive today nationwide.

2009-05-26 07:47:27

Rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS) is an aggressive muscle cancer that mostly affects children.

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2008-12-30 12:41:40

Researchers at the Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center have discovered that a molecule implicated in leukemia and lung cancer is also important in muscle repair and in a muscle cancer that strikes mainly children.

2008-11-14 09:00:34

CALGARY, Nov. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Oncolytics Biotech Inc. (TSX: ONC, NASDAQ: ONCY) announced today that a poster presentation authored by Dr.

2008-10-22 09:00:10

Neotropix(R), Inc., a clinical-stage development company focused on neuroendocrine cancer treatments, announced today exciting data from an extensive pediatric preclinical study performed by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) funded Pediatric Preclinical Testing Program on the use of NTX-010 (Seneca Valley Virus-001), a tumor-selective naturally-occurring oncolytic virus.

2008-08-26 03:00:56

The mother of a boy who survived cancer has abseiled 85ft down the side of a hospital and raised pounds600 in the process. Jackie Orton, of Twyford Road, Willington, took part in the July challenge to help boost funds for children's cancer charity CLIC Sargent.


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