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„Hand in hand to end childhoood cancer.” Available in print and online.

Die Fördergemeinschaft Kinderkrebs-Zentrum Hamburg e.V. hat 2018 das erste Mal gemeinsam mit der Klinik für Pädiatrische Hämatologie und Onkologie (PHO) drei Stipendien (jeweils 800 EURO/Monat) für Medizindoktoranden/innen ausgeschrieben. Gesucht wurden forschungsbegeisterte Medizinstudenten/innen, die Interesse an einer experimentellen Dissertation haben (1 Jahr /Vollzeit / Start: 1.10.2018). Die Bewerbungsfrist ist beendet, das Interesse an den Stipendien war groß und das Auswahlverfahren...

Current Nature publication presents a DNA methylation-based classification of central nervous system tumours

The Research Prize 2017 of the Cancer Society Hamburg has been awarded to Prof. Dr. Stefan Rutkowski, Director of the Department for Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, UKE, and his colleagues for their report on the multicenter trial HIT 2000 and the improved outcome of patients with metastatic medulloblastoma.

Under the lead of cancer researchers from the University Hospital Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE) and the Research Institute Children’s Cancer Center Hamburg, an international group of scientists has made encouraging progress regarding an incurable subgroup of pediatric brain tumors.

In this research project which is funded for two years Dr. Thomas Sternsdorf will investigate the role of the histone variant H3.3 in cellular senescence, a well-established antitumor mechanism.

Invitation to the Annual Meeting of the Pädiatrischen Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Stammzelltransplantation und Zelltherapie from September 14th to 15th, 2017 in Hamburg

Prof. Dr. Ulrich Schüller has accepted the call for professorship of molecular pediatric neuro-oncology at the University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf sponsored by Fördergemeinschaft Kinderkrebs-Zentrum Hamburg e.V. and is now establishing his team.