Winter 2013 Issue

Promise Autumn 2012

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In this issue...

COVER STORY

  • What’s Up, Doc?

    What’s Up, Doc?

    MJ Holloway is not going to let a brain tumor interfere with his career aspirations.

  • A Tale of Two Vaccines

    A Tale of Two Vaccines

    Two common childhood infections kill hundreds of thousands of children each year. St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is creating vaccines to combat both croup and RSV.

  • Prescribing Gets Personal

    Prescribing Gets Personal

    Scientists at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital are mining the genetic code to better match patients and medications now and in the future.

  • After the Confetti Falls

    After the Confetti Falls

    St. Jude research doesn’t stop when treatment ends. Studies conducted by our faculty and staff are uncovering new details about the long-term issues facing childhood cancer survivors.

  • Beam of Hope

    Beam of Hope

    Beth colorfully compares her first proton therapy treatment session to watching a scene from a science fiction movie unfold around her.

  • In Tribute

    In Tribute

    Adam Duggan and Kate Marler paid tribute to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital at their wedding.

  • Writing the Next Chapter

    Writing the Next Chapter

    Bob and Eileen Hutton embark on a new phase of life, helping St. Jude build support and awareness.

  • Following up with Shon Coleman

    Following up with Shon Coleman

    October 2012 marked the end of chemotherapy for Auburn University football player Shon Coleman. Recently he returned to St. Jude for his No Mo' Chemo party.

  • Research Highlights - Promise Winter 2013

    Research Highlights - Promise Winter 2013

    Research Highlights for Promise Winter 2013 includes information on new treatment options for Ph-like AML, an exciting new AMKL discovery, and much more.

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