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Prevalence of Ph-Like ALL in Adults Underscores Need for Genetic Testing, Clinical Trials

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International research led by St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital shows the high-risk subtype Ph-like ALL accounts for almost 25 percent of ALL cases in adults and may be treatable with available targeted therapies.
21-Nov-2016 2:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

Patient Safety Benefits When Hospitals Provide Feedback to Staff Who Report Errors

A St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital analysis suggests that to improve patient safety, hospitals should focus on providing feedback to staff about changes resulting from past staff reports of safety-related events.
1-Nov-2016 10:10 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Genetic Hallmarks of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Subtype Uncovered

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital – Washington University Pediatric Cancer Genome Project team identifies genetic changes underlying a type of B-precursor acute lymphoblastic leukemia
21-Oct-2016 6:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Toxic Peptides Disrupt Membrane-Less Organelles in Neurodegenerative Disease

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St. Jude Children's Research Hospital scientists reveal how toxic peptides that arise due to amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and frontotemporal dementia target the integrity of membrane-less organelles and trigger disease
20-Oct-2016 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Janice English named director of Patient and Family Experience Office at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

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St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital has named Janice English director of the newly established Patient and Family Experience Office.
12-Oct-2016 6:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Scientists Reveal How Signals From Pathogenic Bacteria Reach Danger Sensors of Cells

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital scientists show that IRGB10, an essential protein induced by the signaling protein interferon, is needed to activate danger-sensing proteins in the cytoplasm of cells.
28-Sep-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Newly Discovered Immune Cell Type Protects Against Lung Infections During Chemotherapy

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital scientists have discovered a previously unrecognized form of macrophage in mice; the immune cells survived chemotherapy and protected against life-threatening lung infections.
22-Sep-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New Mobile Health App Will Help Sickle Cell Patients Stay Healthy

National Institutes of Health funding will allow physicians and researchers to help sickle cell patients in Memphis and surrounding communities improve access and adherence to hydroxyurea treatment
20-Sep-2016 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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