Neuroblastoma

Neuroblastoma is cancer that arises in immature nerve cells and affects mostly infants and children.

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New combination therapy shows potential to improve survival in children with neuroblastoma

New combination therapy shows potential to improve survival in children with neuroblastoma

New strategies to enhance the survival of children with neuroblastoma

New strategies to enhance the survival of children with neuroblastoma

Research identifies unique vulnerabilities in ALT cancers that can serve as novel therapeutic targets

Research identifies unique vulnerabilities in ALT cancers that can serve as novel therapeutic targets

CHOP helps launch new computational platform to harmonize pediatric cancer data

CHOP helps launch new computational platform to harmonize pediatric cancer data

Novel targeted therapy may be an effective treatment option for neuroblastoma

Novel targeted therapy may be an effective treatment option for neuroblastoma

Phase I clinical trial of new blocking antibody therapy shows promising results for the treatment of advanced medulloblastoma

Phase I clinical trial of new blocking antibody therapy shows promising results for the treatment of advanced medulloblastoma

New machine learning algorithm finds a gene signature characteristic of tumors

New machine learning algorithm finds a gene signature characteristic of tumors

Study confirms the benefits of 'bridge therapy' for some children with high-risk neuroblastoma

Study confirms the benefits of 'bridge therapy' for some children with high-risk neuroblastoma

Children from historically marginalized groups or poor backgrounds less likely to survive neuroblastoma

Children from historically marginalized groups or poor backgrounds less likely to survive neuroblastoma

New technique can accurately detect viruses in tumors from clinical next-generation sequencing

New technique can accurately detect viruses in tumors from clinical next-generation sequencing

Researchers discover molecular mechanisms underlying extreme need for amino acids in neuroblastoma

Researchers discover molecular mechanisms underlying extreme need for amino acids in neuroblastoma

Discovery of key regulator of body weight could lead to new treatments for metabolic disorders

Discovery of key regulator of body weight could lead to new treatments for metabolic disorders

TTUHSC researcher secures $1.9 million grant to investigate vulnerabilities in ALT cancers

TTUHSC researcher secures $1.9 million grant to investigate vulnerabilities in ALT cancers

Potential tumor vulnerability may be exploited to improve treatment of neuroblastoma

Potential tumor vulnerability may be exploited to improve treatment of neuroblastoma

Antibody combination produces a synergistic response in difficult-to-treat pediatric cancers

Antibody combination produces a synergistic response in difficult-to-treat pediatric cancers

Study reveals chromosome-level changes that relate to drug resistance in melanoma

Study reveals chromosome-level changes that relate to drug resistance in melanoma

Scientists create a new method to efficiently barcode individual cells

Scientists create a new method to efficiently barcode individual cells

Novel monoclonal antibody could help revolutionize treatment of children with high-risk neuroblastoma

Novel monoclonal antibody could help revolutionize treatment of children with high-risk neuroblastoma

New combination treatment enables complete tumor regression in mice with high-risk neuroblastoma

New combination treatment enables complete tumor regression in mice with high-risk neuroblastoma

Potentially neurotoxic SARS-CoV-2 protein fragments

Potentially neurotoxic SARS-CoV-2 protein fragments