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The dirty dozen: 12 new subtypes of medulloblastoma discovered
Monday, June 12, 2017

SickKids researchers awarded $4.8 million for brain cancer research
Friday, May 26, 2017

Science Show & Tell: Study uncovers three subgroups of rare children’s brain cancer
Monday, December 12, 2016

Children with cancer much more likely than adults to receive high-intensity end-of-life care despite access to palliative care
Monday, November 14, 2016

‘Toronto protocol’ dramatically improves survival rates in children at risk of cancer
Friday, August 5, 2016

Parkinson’s disease may be a key to solving the glioblastoma puzzle: SickKids-led study
Monday, June 13, 2016

How a miniscule worm is helping scientists kick cancer
Thursday, April 14, 2016

New Toronto Paediatric Cancer Stage principles provide expert consensus on the collection of paediatric cancer stages in population-based cancer registries
Tuesday, March 29, 2016

SickKids informs policy efforts to combat childhood cancer in low-and middle-income countries
Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Targeting cancer at its roots: researchers find the shape of DNA can affect the ability of brain tumour cells to grow
Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Adult survivors of childhood cancer benefit from specialized survivor clinic attendance: study
Friday, September 25, 2015

Terry Fox Foundation grants $2.2 million to SickKids cancer research
Wednesday, September 16, 2015

New approach to otherwise fatal early-childhood brain tumour improves survival by up to 50 per cent
Tuesday, April 14, 2015

SickKids scientists discover how mutations depress platelet production and increase leukemia risk
Friday, March 27, 2015

SickKids receives funding for brain cancer research on World Cancer Day
Thursday, February 5, 2015

Study identifies highest mutation load in any human cancer
Monday, February 2, 2015

Discovering how a rare cancer grows: SickKids researchers uncover genetics behind adrenal gland cancer
Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Understanding a complex brain cancer: SickKids-led study links genetics of cells with diverse growth and drug-resistant behaviours within the same tumour
Monday, January 5, 2015

First patients at SickKids undergo innovative targeted radiation therapy
Monday, December 8, 2014

Toronto scientists deepen our understanding of cancer
Friday, November 28, 2014

SickKids organizes world’s largest paediatric cancer meeting
Monday, October 27, 2014

Low risk of long-term health problems in adult survivors of childhood leukemia: SickKids-led study
Monday, June 23, 2014

Attendance up at Sibling Appreciation and Education Day
Friday, June 20, 2014

Current treatments miss slowly-dividing cancer cells, risking fatal relapse of childhood brain tumour, SickKids-led study finds
Thursday, June 19, 2014

SickKids scientists uncover possible genetic cause for leukemia spread to brain
Monday, June 16, 2014

SickKids researchers identify possible new approach to treating acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)
Wednesday, May 14, 2014