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Data’s not the flashiest, but it’s the key to childhood cancer

Troves of data around the globe could get us closer to answering the overarching questions: why do kids get cancer, and how can we treat each child in the best possible way?

But finding and putting this data together cohesively poses one of the biggest challenges in childhood cancer research.

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CCRF announces $10.5 million in new grants

Children’s Cancer Research Fund (CCRF) is proud to award $10.5 million in its latest round of funding. The new grants support 12 research organizations that are working to improve treatment and outcomes for children and adolescents with cancer.

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Fewer side-effects and no relapse – A leukemia researcher’s goal

Today, when a child is diagnosed with leukemia, they’re told they are in for a long battle. Those years will include toxic treatments that can leave them with lifelong late effects. And for kids with a particularly rare form of leukemia, that’s all for a survival rate that is just a little better than a 6-in-10 chance of long-term survival.

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