News tagged with childhood cancer

Childhood cancer research in danger: report

At a time when the effects of paediatric oncology research have meant that more and more children survive cancer, its funding is too low and dependent on short-term grants to be able to sustain this improvement in the long-term, ...

dateFeb 08, 2011 in Cancer
shares0 comments 0

New gene for childhood cancer neuroblastoma discovered

Pediatric cancer researchers have identified variations in a gene as important contributors to neuroblastoma, the most common solid cancer of early childhood. The study team, led by researchers at The Children's Hospital ...

dateDec 01, 2010 in Cancer
shares0 comments 0

The long road of fertility

Surviving childhood cancer comes at a cost; along with temporary but gruelling side effects, the life-saving treatments children receive may render them infertile as adults.

dateNov 17, 2010 in Other
shares0 comments 0