Video News Releases

St. Jude researchers and physicians talk about their latest findings.

Dr. Webster reflects on career in influenza (video)

Renowned virologist Robert Webster, Ph.D., was invited to give the 2010 Leeuwenhoek Lecture by the Royal Society in London. The Leeuwenhoek Lecture, named after microscopist Antony van Leeuwenhoek, was established to recognize excellence in the field of microbiology.

Mullighan named 2009 Pew Scholar (video)

Charles Mullighan, MD, PhD, has been named a 2009 Pew Scholar.

New chromosomal abnormality identified in leukemia associated with Down syndrome (video 2009)

Charles Mullighan, MD, PhD, talks about a recent study, led by St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, that has identified a new chromosomal abnormality in acute lymphoblastic leukemia that appears to work in concert with another mutation to give rise to cancer.

Researchers improve method for finding genetic mistakes that fuel cancer (video 2011)

A dramatically better computer tool for finding the genetic missteps that fuel cancer has been developed by St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital – Washington University Pediatric Cancer Genome Project investigators.

Smarter use of existing treatment helps dramatically boost survival of young AML patients (video 2010)

More individualized therapy and better supportive care helped push the survival for children with acute myeloid leukemia (AML) to 71 percent three years after diagnosis, according to new research led by St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital investigators and reported in the medical journal The Lancet Oncology.

The Wizard of Oz visits St. Jude (video 2009)

When the national touring Broadway production of The Wizard of Oz made a slight detour from the Emerald City to visit St. Jude patients and their families, five-year-old Ellen and her brother gave Dorothy and Scarecrow a tour.