Around 70 children are diagnosed with rhabdomyosarcoma every year in the UK. It is a cancer that is difficult to treat and remains a major cause of death from cancer in childhood, with little progress having been made in recent decades. The aim of this project is to take forward a new approach to the treatment of this disease.
The genetics of familial leukaemia
Dr Janet Shipley
The Institute of Cancer Research
London, SM2 5NG
7 January 2013