The Childhood Solid Tumor Network (CSTN) offers the world's largest and most comprehensive collection of scientific resources for researchers studying pediatric solid tumors and related biology.
By freely sharing unique tools with no obligation to collaborate, we aim to promote global discovery and new treatments for pediatric patients with poorly understood and difficult-to-treat solid tumors.
Requesting solid tumor resources
Resources are available for a wide variety of tumor types, and include:
Read about our new method to produce orthotopic patient-derived xenografts. All O-PDX models and associated data are available. Please cite this reference in publications resulting from use of CSTN resources:
Stewart E, Federico S, Chen X, et al. Orthotopic patient-derived xenografts of paediatric solid tumours. Nature 549(7670):96-100, 2017.