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When she was 4 years old, Zofeya was diagnosed with medulloblastoma, a type of brain tumour. Here, Noemi, Zofeya's mom, shares her daughter’s story
Find out how our researchers have helped lead to nine in 10 children surviving Wilms' tumour, a type of children's kidney cancer.
Cancer Research UK Kids & Teens launches the UK arm of a large international clinical trial* for a type of children’s brain tumour, called ependymoma.
A new study published today by a group of scientists could explain why there are such differences in survival between medulloblastoma patients.
The UK diagnoses Wilms’ tumours – the most common children’s kidney cancer – when they are larger and more advanced compared with those diagnosed in Germany.
New research shows a new way to diagnose and safely monitor a rare type of cancer, known as germ cell cancer, in children.
We caught up with Professor Richard Gilbertson to find out the challenges facing research into children’s cancers, and where the field is heading.
The rate of children dying from cancer has dropped by 24 per cent in the last decade
‘Will you be finding a cure for my child?’ – Watch our Google Hangout on tackling cancer in kids and teens
Following the success of our last Google Hangout, in partnership with Science on Google+, we’re thrilled to be able to bring you another fascinating discussion. This time...