CureSearch for Children’s Cancer awarded a total of $1.26M to a leading pediatric cancer researcher for the Acceleration Initiative 3 Grand Challenge Award. Selected from 33 competitive applicants from the US and Canada, the winning research proposal will address critical challenges in pediatric cancer treatments and accelerate the discovery of clinical biomarkers to be used to inform diagnosis and treatment.read more
Five years ago, something happened that inspired over 30,000 diverse organizations, individuals and communities to create positive change. It was called #GivingTuesday. This global movement was created to help kick off the holiday season and to get consumers to give...read more
5 Months Old at Diagnosis. Ambrosia was born a chunky happy baby on May 2, 2012. When she was five months old in October 2012, my husband and I took her and her brother to our local zoo for their trick or treating. That's when we first noticed something wasn't quite...read more
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Among adults, less than 5% of those with cancer are enrolled in clinical trials. Yet for children, more than 60% of those with cancer participate in some form of clinical trial. CureSearch supports clinical trials that show promise in making a difference for children with cancer, today.