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Nemours Center for Childhood Cancer Research Company Profile

22:07 EDT 25th September 2017 | BioPortfolio

The Nemours Center for Childhood Cancer Research is a newly established research entity of Nemours Biomedical Research at the Alfred I. duPont hospital for children. The NCCCR is located in a fully renovated laboratory space in 1701 Rockland Road, Wilmington, DE. The goal of the center is to evolve into a leader in research focusing on biomarkers for childhood cancers and cancers that affect families. The NCCCR will closely work together with Helen F. Graham Cancer Center, University of Delaware, Center for Translational Research and the Delaware Biotechnology Institute. The Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children is a division of Nemours, which operates one of the nation's largest health systems devoted to pediatric patient care, teaching, and research. Set on a 300-acre campus near Wilmington, Delaware, the 200-bed duPont Hospital for Children offers all the specialties of pediatric medicine, surgery, and dentistry. Starting with Alfred I. duPont's bequest over 70 years ago, Nemours has grown into a multi-dimensional organization offering personalized clinical and preventive care focused on children. For more information, please visit Nemours.org.


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Nemours, UD technology pushes cancer research forward

(Nemours) Nemours Biomedical Research and the University of Delaware (UD) Department of Materials Science and Engineering have developed a patent-pending process to make 3-D models work in high throug...

This Duck Goes Gold for Kids With Cancer

SOURCE: Aflac DESCRIPTION:September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. More than 20 years ago, Aflac adopted the charge to further childhood cancer research and treatment and to support families in ...

Aflac has Donated More Than $118 Million to Childhood Cancer

Did you know Aflac entered the childhood cancer community 22 years ago? SOURCE: Aflac DESCRIPTION:Aflac donated $3 million to sponsor the Aflac Cancer & Blood Disorders Center at what is now kno...

Chronic health conditions among childhood cancer survivors decrease

Changes in treatment of pediatric cancer over recent decades have translated to a reduced risk of serious long-term late health effects of cancer therapy, according to the latest analysis from the Chi...

Hyundai Hope On Wheels Awards $250,000 Research Grant To Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center ...

This award is part of the organization's efforts during National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. In September alone, Hope On Wheels will award 40 research grants Read more...

AACR pubs 1st set of screening recs from childhood cancer predisposition workshop

(American Association for Cancer Research) The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) has published its first set of consensus screening recommendations for children with common cancer predis...

AACR pubs first set of screening recs from childhood cancer predisposition workshop

The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) has published its first set of consensus screening recommendations for children with common cancer predisposition syndromes in Clinical Cancer Resea...

ASCO 2017: Steady decrease in severe health problems for childhood cancer survivors

Treatments for childhood cancer are often intense and carry the risk of lifelong health problems for survivors. An analysis of 23,600 childhood cancer survivors in the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study...

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Livestock and poultry density and childhood cancer incidence in nine states in the USA.

Parental occupational and childhood exposures to farm animals have been positively associated with childhood brain tumors, whereas associations with childhood leukemia are equivocal. The developing im...

The cost and cost-effectiveness of childhood cancer treatment in El Salvador, Central America: A report from the Childhood Cancer 2030 Network.

Although previous studies have examined the cost of treating individual childhood cancers in low-income and middle-income countries, to the authors' knowledge none has examined the overall cost and co...

International incidence of childhood cancer, 2001-10: a population-based registry study.

Cancer is a major cause of death in children worldwide, and the recorded incidence tends to increase with time. Internationally comparable data on childhood cancer incidence in the past two decades ar...

The right to be forgotten: a change in access to insurance and loans after childhood cancer?

Access to insurance for a loan or a mortgage is an important issue for childhood cancer survivors. The aim of this study was to describe difficulties experienced by adult survivors.

The Population Burden of Cancer: Research Driven by the Catchment Area of a Cancer Center.

Cancer centers, particularly those supported by the National Cancer Institute, are charged with reducing the cancer burden in their catchment area. However, methods to define both the catchment area a...

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MyChoice: An Application of the TFEQ-R18v2

The goal of this research study is to learn more about eating practices of survivors of childhood Central Nervous System (CNS) tumors (including brain and spinal cord tumors). Recent rese...

LIFE Cancer Survivorship Database for Pediatric Cancer

The purpose of this study is to develop a mechanism for utilizing the comprehensive clinical database of childhood cancer survivors at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) for research pu...

Assessing the Acceptability of the Use of a Mobile Health App Among Young Adult Female Survivors of Childhood Cancer

The purpose of this research study is to understand if a mobile app is useful to assist young adult female survivors of childhood cancer in the self-management of survivorship-related need...

Enrollment on the Childhood Cancer Research Network (CCRN) of the Children's Oncology Group

Background: - The Children's Oncology Group has established a research network, the Childhood Cancer Research Network (CCRN), to collect information about children with cancer and other ...

Investigating the Needs of Childhood Cancer Survivors: The Unreported Experience

This feasibility study will determine the psychometric adequacy of a newly developed instrument - Needs Assessment Survey of Adult Childhood Cancer Survivors. Additionally the study will ...

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Nemours Center for Childhood Cancer Research

The Nemours Center for Childhood Cancer Research is a newly established research entity of Nemours Biomedical Research at the Alfred I. duPont hospital for children. The NCCCR is located in a ful...

Children’s Cancer Research Fund

Children’s Cancer Research Fund (CCRF) invests in lifesaving, leading-edge research in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatments to cure of childhood cancers and blood-relate...

Children’s Oncology Group

The Children’s Oncology Group (COG), a National Cancer Institute supported clinical trials group, is the world’s largest organization devoted exclusively to childhood an...

Nemours

Nemours is an integrated children's health system with operations in Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Florida. The organization's hub is the Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, a 200...

Alliance for Childhood Cancer

The Alliance for Childhood Cancer advocates to advance research and policies to improve the diagnosis, treatment, care, and survivorship of children and adolescents with cancer, a...

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