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Cellular ‘kryptonite’ poses challenges in tackling childhood nerve cancer

Category: Science blog August 1, 2015

Our scientists have discovered that neuroblastoma cells can produce a cellular ‘kryptonite’ that seems to sap the powe...

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“It upset me enormously that children were dying, and I wanted to do something to help them” – Andy’s story

Category: Science blog July 25, 2014

Read Professor Andy Pearson's story, exploring his career researching childhood cancer and what the future holds for the B...

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A groundbreaking clinical trial for children with aggressive neuroblastoma

Category: Science blog August 13, 2013

Neuroblastoma is a type of childhood cancer and our researchers are pioneering new clinical trials to tackle aggressive fo...

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The challenge of spotting cancers in children

Category: Science blog April 24, 2013

Spotting childhood cancer early has a huge impact on how effectively that cancer can be treated - we cover the important s...

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New trial brings pioneering treatment to children with cancer in the UK

Category: Science blog December 10, 2009

Cancer in children is not common. And although this is something to be thankful for, it can make things a little more chal...

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