A leading physician-researcher at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) has received an award from the QED Program of the University City Science Center to help develop an innovative T-cell based treatment for the childhood cancer neuroblastoma.
By Bryan A. Wolf, MD, PhD, Chief Scientific Officer and Director of the Research Institute
Every space flight mission requires a carefully planned trajectory, and similarly the national Cancer Moonshot initiative needed a scientific roadmap to reach its ambitions of accelerating the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer to make a decade of progress in the next five years. In September,
An international collaboration of researchers has identified several progressive series of mutations that occur in tumor cells responsible for aggressive subsets of neuroblastoma that relapse after chemotherapy.