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Children’s Cancer Research Fund Company Profile

20:17 EST 20th January 2019 | BioPortfolio

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-related disorders. Fueled by compassion since opening its doors in 1981, the donors to CCRF have helped fund research that has revolutionized the way childhood cancer is treated worldwide. The investments in collaborative research initiatives have led to innovative treatments, faster cures, new discoveries, and hope for childhood cancer patients and their families. Beyond the groundbreaking research, CCRF supports inspiring and educational childhood cancer advocates and provides patient/family support programs for those impacted by the disease. To find out more visit ChildrensCancer.org.


News Articles [4723 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

World Cancer Research Fund’s campaign helps people take control of cancer risk

The current advertising campaign of the World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF), mentioned by McCartney,1 is linked to the fund’s updated cancer prevention recommendations and latest report on cancer... ...

Katie Oppo fund donates $75k to ovarian cancer research

The Katie Oppo Research Fund donated $75,000 to Associate Professor Mikala Egeblad’s lab to start an ovarian cancer research project. Dr. Egeblad and her team will study metastasis in ovarian ca...

Small risks may have big impact on breast cancer odds of childhood cancer survivors

(St. Jude Children's Research Hospital) St. Jude Children's Research Hospital scientists found that the combined effect of common genetic variations can dramatically increase risk of breast cancer for...

Findings could improve treatment for challenging acute leukaemia in children

Researchers from St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and the University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center have made important discoveries that could lead to better treatment f...

Gildan Supports Sarah’s Fund for Cedars to Help the Montreal Children’s Hospital Care for Young Cancer Patients

SOURCE: Gildan Activewear DESCRIPTION:Gildan is proud once again be a Gold level sponsor for the Splash & Dash event, raising funds for  Sarah’s Fund for Cedars, a local Montreal charity dedica...

Cancer Research UK gives $18.4M to fund new cancer biotherapeutics hub

Cancer Research UK has donated $18.4 million to launch the Cancer Research UK City of London Centre, which will be a virtual  -More- 

Findings could improve treatment for challenging acute leukemia in children

(UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center) Researchers from St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and the University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center have made important disc...

Finding new combination therapies for neuroblastoma

(Children's Hospital Los Angeles) A phase 2 clinical trial has found that combining a novel compound called alisertib with chemotherapy has anti-tumor activity in children with high-risk, relapsed neu...

PubMed Articles [11008 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

UK newspaper reporting of the NHS cancer drugs fund, 2010 to 2015: a retrospective media analysis.

Objective We wished to explore how UK national newspapers had covered the creation and operation of the Cancer Drugs Fund from 2010 to 2015. This was introduced to provide cancer patients in England w...

The cancer incidence and mortality among children and adolescents during the period of 2010-2014 in Henan Province, China.

The cancer etiology in children and adolescents is largely different with that in adults, and the description in epidemiology still remains deficiency. Therefore, we described the cancer incidence and...

Skeletal Morbidity in Children and Adolescents during and following Cancer Therapy.

Skeletal abnormalities are common in children and adolescents diagnosed and treated for a malignancy. The spectrum ranges from mild pain to debilitating osteonecrosis and fractures. In this review, we...

Suggestion for a subdivision of processed meat products on the Danish market based on their content of carcinogenic compounds.

Carcinogenic effects in humans are ascribed to processed meat by organisations such as International Agency for Research on Cancer, World Cancer Research Fund and American Institute for Cancer Researc...

Children's views on research without prior consent in emergency situations: a UK qualitative study.

We explored children's views on research without prior consent (RWPC) and sought to identify ways of involving children in research discussions.

Clinical Trials [17229 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Cluster Randomized, Parallel-group, Prospective, Follow-up Effectiveness Study in Kenyan Children 6-35 Months

Malnutrition is a public health problem in Kenya, with 26% of children under-five years of age stunted, and 26% of pre-school children, 26% of women of reproductive age and 42% of pregnant...

Effectiveness Study During the First 1,000 Days in Kenya

Malnutrition is a public health problem in Kenya, with 26% of children underfive years of age stunted, and 26% of pre-school children, 26% of women of reproductive age and 42% of pregnant ...

Stivarga Real Life Evidence in Hungary

The study aims to evaluate use of regorafenib in clinical practice in Hungary. The study should provide information about clinical characteristics of Hungarian regorafenib patients as well...

Improving Quality of Life of Children With Cancer Through Psychosocial Screening

In Canada, approximately 1450 children are diagnosed with cancer annually. Diagnosis of childhood cancer and its aggressive treatment can have devastating psychosocial effects on the whole...

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 ...

Companies [3877 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

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...

Cancer Research UK

Cancer Research UK is the world's leading independent organisation dedicated to cancer research.With an annual scientific spend of £217 million, we fund over 3,000 world-class scientists, doctors and...

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...

Kay Yow Cancer Fund

The Kay Yow Cancer Fund is a 501 (c)(3) charitable organization committed to being a part of finding an answer in the fight against women’s cancers through raising money for ...

Dell Inc. and Translational Genomics Research Institute

Founded in 2008, the NMTRC is a nationwide network of childhood cancer trials based at the Van Andel Research Institute and chaired by Dr. Giselle Sholler. The consortium includes...

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