Promise, Autumn 2012

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Features

COVER STORY
Sheri Spunt, Osteosarcoma
Adam Long: The Fighter
St. Jude backs Adam Long in the fight for his life.
A Giant Step for Gene Therapy
A Giant Step for Gene Therapy
Exciting gene therapy study helps patients with hemophilia B.
The Positive Side of Life
The Positive Side of Life
St. Jude celebrates achievements in HIV/AIDS research.
Solving the puzzle
Solving the Puzzle
Scientists explore subtypes of a deadly brain tumor.
Twice as Nice
Twice as Nice
Hydroxyurea doubly protects children with sickle cell disease.
Grand Slam
Grand Slam
Children with Hodgkin lymphoma reach home plate.
Giving Thanks. Sharing Hope
Giving Thanks, Sharing Hope
St. Jude Thanks and Giving® raises money and awareness.
The Business of Caring
The Business of Caring
Entrepreneur invests both money and time in St. Jude.
Perspective – Keeping an Eye on the Goal
Keeping an Eye on the Goal
A perspective by Warren Moon, the only player inducted into both the Pro Football Hall of Fame and the Canadian Football Hall of Fame.
Jordan Sparks visits St. Jude
Jordan Sparks Visits St. Jude Patients
During a tour of St. Jude, platinum-selling recording artist Jordan Sparks visits with patients.
Promise Autumn 2012 Highlight
Highlights - Promise Autumn 2012
Closing AML's age-related survival gap; discovery may yield new flu drugs; ready, aim, get silly; exploring the life and death of cells; survivors' fracture risk lower than anticipated; celebrating in style; taking aim at bacterial infections; healthy weight is best; radiation dose tied to colorectal cancer risk; David McKee leaves mighty legacy