Alliance for Childhood Cancer Company Profile

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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, as well as enhance public awareness.

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Aflac Donates $1.5 Million for Childhood Cancer Research and Meets Their 2018 Giving Goal

SOURCE: Aflac DESCRIPTION:September was Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and Aflac wants to give a big THANK YOU for using #Duckprints on social media. As part of Aflac’s annual giving for childh...

Zebrafish expose tumor pathway in childhood muscle cancer

(UT Southwestern Medical Center) A popular aquarium fish may hold answers to how tumors form in a childhood cancer.

New tools used to identify childhood cancer genes

Using a new computational strategy, researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have identified 29 genetic changes that can contribute to rhabdomyosarcoma, an aggressive childhood cancer. The group...

Genetic profiling may inform breast cancer risk in young childhood cancer survivors

(American Association for Cancer Research) A combined evaluation of common variants with small effects and rare predisposing mutations among young female childhood cancer survivors may further stratif...

10 things a pediatric oncologist wants you to know

1. Cancer is not rare.  Technically, childhood cancer is rare compared to adult cancer, but it’s not as rare as you think.   Outside of my work, I can think of 3 people who I know personally that...

Neurocognitive Function in Survivors of Childhood Cancer

Chronic conditions as a result of cancer therapy can impact neurocognitive function of childhood cancer survivors. Journal of the National Cancer Institute

Study Evaluates Risk of Breast Cancer for Childhood Survivors of Cancer

Zhaoming Wang, PhD, discusses the first assessment of the joint effects of rare and common genetic variations in survivors of childhood cancers.

Many Childhood Cancer Survivors in Denial About Future Health Risks

MONDAY, June 25, 2018 -- Many adult survivors of childhood cancer don't worry about their future health and may skip crucial screenings and lifestyle changes, a new study shows. "Some of the increased...

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The Development of the Working Alliance and Its Ability to Predict Outcome in Emotion-Focused Therapy for Social Anxiety Disorder.

The study focuses on the alliance of 12 patients receiving emotion-focused therapy for social anxiety. Anxiety symptoms and patient perception of the working alliance were examined weekly. The first e...

Spatial and temporal variations of childhood cancers: Literature review and contribution of the French national registry.

Significant increases in childhood cancer incidence since the 1970s have been consistently reported worldwide, but the persistence of the increase on recent periods is discussed. No conclusion can be ...

The International Childhood Cancer Cohort Consortium (I4C): A research platform of prospective cohorts for studying the aetiology of childhood cancers.

Childhood cancer is a rare but leading cause of morbidity and mortality. Established risk factors, accounting for

Colorectal Adenomas and Cancers After Childhood Cancer Treatment: A DCOG-LATER Record Linkage Study.

Although colorectal adenomas serve as prime target for colorectal cancer (CRC) surveillance in other high-risk groups, data on adenoma risk after childhood cancer are lacking. We evaluated the risk of...

The association between sex and most childhood cancers is not mediated by birthweight.

Male sex is associated with an increased risk of childhood cancer as is high birthweight. Given that sex determination precedes birthweight we conducted a mediation analysis to estimate the direct eff...

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Swiss Childhood Cancer Survivor Study

The SCCSS is designed to investigate which long-term effects childhood cancer and its treatment have on survivors, and includes those who were under 21 when they were diagnosed. The SCCSS ...

Construction of the Therapeutic Alliance Between Inpatient Psychiatric Patients and Nurses

Clarify the determinants of the construction of a Therapeutic Alliance (AT) between paramedical staff (nurses and caregivers ) and adult patients in a functional unit of full-time general ...

Therapeutic Alliance Tensions and Repair in Psychotherapy Practices

This study evaluates a professional development program intended to improve the relationship or alliance between therapists and patients/clients who are receiving psychotherapy in the comm...

Alliance for Family Strengthening: Improved Early Childhood Development in Rwanda

Preliminary pilot testing of the home-based FSI-ECD intervention as delivered by community based lay workers.

Effectiveness of Therapeutic Alliance and Minimal Intervention for Chronic Low Back Pain

This study aims to evaluate the effectiveness of minimal intervention and therapeutic alliance in pain, specific and general disability, global perceived effect, empathy, credibility and e...

Companies [1989 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

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...

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...

Alliance for a Healthier Generation

The Alliance for a Healthier Generation works to address one of the nation's leading public health threats - childhood obesity. The goal of the Alliance is to reduce the nationwide prevalence of child...

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...

Pershing Square Sohn Cancer Research Alliance

The Pershing Square Sohn Cancer Research Alliance was formed in 2013 through a $25 million commitment by Bill and Karen Ackman and The Pershing Square Foundation, which partnered ...

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