Discoveries and Achievements
A possible targeted therapy is found for a high-risk form of acute lymphoblastic leukemia, the most common childhood cancer.
National Institutes of Health funding will help physicians and researchers improve hydroxyurea treatment management for sickle cell patients in Memphis.
Research from the Pediatric Cancer Genome Project identifies the mechanism of action for two transcription factors underlying a type of B-precursor acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
Research from the Pediatric Cancer Genome Project identifies genomic landscape that contributes to the diversity of core-binding factor acute myeloid leukemia.
Methotrexate exposure tied to reduced mental flexibility, planning and other executive function skills in long-term survivors of pediatric leukemia.
To improve patient safety, hospital leaders should provide feedback that demonstrates to staff the value of reporting safety events and errors.
From Promise, Winter 2017
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St. Jude Quality of Life for All team goes above and beyond to improve patients’ psychosocial, emotional, and symptom concerns.
St. Jude staff members help children learn, or re-learn, the art of handwriting.
The STARR program provides academic assistance for children with sickle cell disease and hemophilia.
St. Jude Child Life unites five patients and inspires them to help one another persevere.
Teenagers unite to party with a purpose.
A gift of property supports the hospital’s Genomes for Kids clinical trial.
A chemo combo pioneered at
St. Jude retains a high cure rate for retinoblastoma while preserving usable vision and lowering future cancer risk.
St. Jude scientists use gene editing in quest to help children with sickle cell disease.
There’s ‘clean,’ and then there’s ‘
St. Jude clean.’ Learn some of the tactics
St. Jude uses to keep infection rates low.
Lifestyle expert Sabrina Soto explains how a focus on family makes
St. Jude extra special.
A long-term leukemia survivor runs to help the hospital that saved his life.