Through our new research strategy, we’re determined to improve survival and reduce long-term side effects for children and young people with cancer.
Our latest Science Surgery instalment answers the question, ‘Does cancer affect the future development of children?’
Alyssa shares the story of her younger sister, Alayna, who was diagnosed with Ewing’s sarcoma – a type of bone cancer – in September 2012.
James shares the story of his younger brother Max, who was diagnosed with chronic myeloid leukaemia, a type of blood cancer, in May 2003.
Meg and Beth share the story of their younger sister Eve, who was diagnosed with Ewing’s Sarcoma – a type of bone cancer – in July 2015.
At the start of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, we answer some of the most common questions we get around children’s cancers.
We explore how an EU law potentially holding back progress in research on cancers that affect children and young adults.
We caught up with Professor Richard Gilbertson to find out the challenges facing research into children’s cancers, and where the field is heading.
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.