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An international team of scientists has discovered a potential new treatment target for T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (T-ALL).
Around three-quarters of children diagnosed with leukaemia today will be cured of their disease, according to research published in the British Journal of Cancer* today (...
An estimated 33,000 long-term survivors of childhood cancer - the vast majority of whom are cured - will be living in the UK by the end of 2012.
US scientists say they have worked out why acute lymphoblastic leukaemia can come back after treatment.
Researchers have discovered that a brain tumour that affects both children and adults can be divided into two clinically distinct groups.
Toddlers that attend nursery may have a reduced risk of developing childhood leukaemia, according to a study published in the BJC.
Birmingham will be at the forefront of developments in childhood cancer research thanks to the launch of a new team which will co-ordinate groundbreaking clinical trials...
Cancer Research UK scientists have discovered a promising new approach to treat a type of myeloid leukaemia.