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St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Receives Approval for Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital has received a unanimous vote of approval from the Tennessee Higher Education Commission for the opening of a new graduate school of biomedical sciences.
22-Dec-2015 1:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

Tumors Hijack Export Pathway in Cells to Resist Chemotherapy and Fuel Disease Progression

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital scientists discover a novel strategy that aggressive sarcomas use to promote drug resistance and cancer’s spread plus evidence of how to reverse the process.
18-Dec-2015 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Genetic Variants Tied to Increased Risk of Bone Complications in Young Leukemia Patients

Research led by St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital has identified genetic variations in young leukemia patients that are associated with an increased incidence of osteonecrosis, a serious cancer treatment side effect
5-Dec-2015 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Early Progress Reported in Designing Drugs That Target “Disordered” Proteins

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St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital scientists capitalize on technological advances to lay the groundwork for drug development against “disordered” proteins that play key roles in human health and disease
1-Dec-2015 10:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

New Study Suggests More Than 8 Percent of Children with Cancer Have Genetic Predisposition

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St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital-Washington University Pediatric Cancer Genome Project completes the most comprehensive analysis yet of the role genes associated with cancer predisposition play in childhood cancer
18-Nov-2015 5:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

Inherited Gene Variation Linked to an Increased Risk of the Most Common Childhood Cancer

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Research led by St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital investigators found evidence that variations in the ETV6 gene may play a significant role in the inherited predisposition to pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
27-Oct-2015 6:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Computerized Cognitive Training Improves Childhood Cancer Survivors’ Attention and Memory

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St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital study shows computer-based cognitive training is as effective as medication for improving working memory and attention in childhood cancer survivors with cognitive deficits
12-Oct-2015 3:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Discovery Provides Insight Into Life-Threatening Respiratory Distress in Newborns

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St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital scientists advance understanding of intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy, a liver disorder that leaves infants born to affected mothers at risk for severe respiratory distress
29-Sep-2015 5:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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