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We need to talk about side effects

Category: Science blog October 1, 2016 12 comments

We talk to two young cancer survivors about the side effects they experienced following treatment.

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International Childhood Cancer Day: why an EU law needs improving to help develop new treatments for young people

Category: Science blog February 15, 2016 Comments are closed

We explore how an EU law potentially holding back progress in research on cancers that affect children and young adults.

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Expert Opinion – Professor Richard Gilbertson talks children’s cancers

Category: Science blog November 26, 2015 1 comment

We caught up with Professor Richard Gilbertson to find out the challenges facing research into children’s cancers, and where the field is heading.

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Cancer in kids, teens and young adults – why we’re renewing our focus

Category: Science blog January 22, 2015 1 comment

Cancer deaths in children and young people have dropped by nearly 60 per cent in the past 40 years – read about our new campaign looking accelerate this trend.

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A year of research – and 13 milestones you helped fund

Category: Science blog July 25, 2014 25 comments

To coincide with the publication of our Annual Review, here are some of the key research milestones that our amazing supporters have helped fund.

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Video: Dr Antony Michalski on treating children with cancer

Category: Science blog April 18, 2013 6 comments

Hear Dr Antony Michalski – a Cancer Research UK-supported doctor – talk about treating childhood cancer and how research can fuel progress.

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Coming together to tackle children’s cancers

Category: Science blog October 31, 2012 1 comment

From doctors and scientists to parents and survivors, the International Society of Paediatric Oncology is bringing people together – here’s the highlights.

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Expert Opinion: Dr Gareth Veal – getting chemo right for kids

Category: Science blog December 15, 2011 Comments are closed

When it came to avoiding extremes, Goldilocks knew what she was doing as she plumped for the perfect porridge. In fact, he...

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Learning from survivors of childhood cancer

Category: Science blog June 15, 2011 Comments are closed

As our Little Star awards remind us every year, people living with and surviving childhood cancer are very special. And ou...

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NCRI conference: Improving cancer care for teens and young adults

Category: Science blog November 12, 2010 Comments are closed

Although cancer is mainly a disease of older people, around 2,000 teenagers and young adults are diagnosed with cancer eve...

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