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Children with Brain Tumors Undergoing Radiation Therapy Helped by Play-Based Preparation

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New research from St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital shows support interventions by child life specialists decrease sedation use and costs associated with cranial radiation therapy.
18-May-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Modeling and Simulation Help Optimize Chemotherapy to Combat Brain Tumor

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St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital used advanced pharmacologic modeling and simulation for the first time to translate promising laboratory results into a phase I clinical trial for pediatric brain tumor patients.
10-May-2016 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Targeted Antibiotic Is Easier on the Gut Microbiome

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital scientists report the first evidence that a pathogen-specific antibiotic was less disruptive to the gut microbiome than broad-spectrum antibiotics.
9-May-2016 3:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Risk Factors Identified for Acute Pancreatitis That Can Disrupt Leukemia Treatment

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Research led by St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital could help to expand precision medicine by identifying cancer patients who should avoid the chemotherapy drug asparaginase.
25-Apr-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Gene Therapy Pioneered at St. Jude Shows Early Success Against “Bubble Boy” Disease

Early results suggest novel gene therapy is safe and effective for treatment of inherited immune disease, according to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.
18-Apr-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Defects in the Body’s Cell Disposal System May Contribute to the Most Common Form of Lupus

Research led by St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital scientists may set the stage for new approaches to control or prevent the inflammation and tissue damage associated with the chronic autoimmune disorder lupus
19-Apr-2016 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

St. Jude Researchers Reveal How Two Types of Immune Cells Can Arise From One

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Newly identified mechanism may offer ways to enhance the immune response to fight cancer or strengthen long-term protection provided by vaccines
5-Apr-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

St. Jude Research Will Guide Development of New Anti-Influenza Drugs

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital scientists have revealed new details about how a promising class of anti-influenza drugs blocks the virus from replicating.
11-Mar-2016 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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