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St. Jude researcher receives grant to develop gene therapies for pediatric sarcoma

St. Jude researcher receives grant to develop gene therapies for pediatric sarcoma
February 18, 2020
In the Journals

Adolescent, young adult cancer survivors at higher risk for mortality, chronic conditions

February 17, 2020
Survivors of cancer diagnosed during adolescence or early adulthood appeared at greater risk for mortality and severe chronic health conditions compared with the general…
In the Journals

Less-intensive treatment regimen effective for certain children with B-cell ALL

February 17, 2020
An antimetabolite-based regimen with low myelosuppressive activity may be capable of eradicating a subset of pediatric B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia, according to…
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Should young cancer survivors be preemptively treated with senolytics or other antiaging drugs?

HemOnc Today, February 10, 2020
POINT Radiotherapy and chemotherapy not only kill tumor cells, but they also induce senescence in tumor and niche cells. This fosters tumor relapse. An antisenescence…
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