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DFCI Lab Rats are Geared Up for Kids!

DFCI Lab Rats are Geared Up for Kids!

The DFCI Lab Rats are running, walking and biking at 2016’s Geared Up for Kids!  Support our team here!

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Watch Dr. Loren Walensky talk about the collaborative drug discovery taking place at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Watch Dr. Loren Walensky talk about the collaborative drug discovery taking place at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Loren Walensky, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School, and Principal Investigator, Linde Program in Cancer Chemical Biology, speaks about collaborative drug discovery that is taking place at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute’s Longwood Center.  

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Team Dana-Farber Lab Rats at the 2015 Geared Up for Kids bike ride

Team Dana-Farber Lab Rats at the 2015 Geared Up for Kids bike ride

Team Dana-Farber Lab Rats walked, ran and biked to raise funds for children’s brain tumor research.  Many thanks to Rick Bern for the photograph!

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Dr. Walensky received the 2015 E. Mead Johnson Award for Research in Pediatrics

Dr. Walensky received the 2015 E. Mead Johnson Award for Research in Pediatrics

Dr. Walensky is one of two recipients of the 2015 E. Mead Johnson Award for Research in Pediatrics.  This award is given by the American Pediatric Society each year at their annual meeting, and honors outstanding clinical and laboratory research achievements in pediatrics.  To find out more about Dr. Walensky’s research, visit his lab website.  […]

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Discover our breakthroughs against DIPG (Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma) and AT/RT (Atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumor)

Discover our breakthroughs against DIPG (Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma) and AT/RT (Atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumor)

Dr. Mark Kieran talks about the  discoveries and therapeutic opportunities for children diagnosed with DIPG (Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma) and AT/RT (Atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumor) at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Treating AT/RT: New Hope for Kids with a rare brain cancer.     New DIPG Advances: Promise for kids with brainstem gliomas

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Why Raising Funds is Critical to Children Battling Brain Tumors

Why Raising Funds is Critical to Children Battling Brain Tumors

Video from our 2015 annual Scientific Advisory Board poster session and family reception featuring Dr. Kieran, Clinical Director.

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Photos from our 2015 Annual Scientific Poster Session and Reception

Photos from our 2015 Annual Scientific Poster Session and Reception

Check out the photos from our Scientific Poster Session and Reception on our Facebook page (https://Facebook.com/DanaFarberPLGA).  We had over 75 guests attend our poster session where they met our PLGA Program investigators, junior scientists and Scientific Advisory Board members. Post by Dana-Farber Pediatric Low Grade Astrocytoma Program.

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View Dr Peter Manley’s Webinar on PLGA

View Dr Peter Manley’s Webinar on PLGA

Watch a webinar from Dr. Peter Manley (Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Blood Disorders and Cancer Center) on “Pediatric Low-Grade Glioma: Advances in Diagnosis, Treatment and Outcome” for the American Brain Tumor Association.

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Drs. Kieran and Stiles presented at the 2014 International Symposium of Pediatric Neuro-Oncology

Drs. Kieran and Stiles presented at the 2014 International Symposium of Pediatric Neuro-Oncology

Dr. Stiles presents “Targeted Therapies for Pediatric Low-Grade Astrocyoma” at ISPNO 2014, Singapore Dr Kieran discusses ‘The Role of Biology in the Clinic”

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Team Dana-Farber Lab Rats at Geared Up for Kids 2014

Team Dana-Farber Lab Rats at Geared Up for Kids 2014

Team Dana-Farber Lab Rats walked, ran and biked at the annual PLGA Foundation Geared Up for Kids in Needham’s Cutler Park on Sunday May 18th.  Check out our Facebook page for more details.

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