News

2022

Pilot grants awarded to researchers for innovative therapies (September 7, 2022 - Texas Children's Hospital)

EpicentRx and Texas Children’s Cancer Center announce the initiation of a Phase 1 clinical trial with RRx-001 for poediatric CNS tumors (EpicentRx - February 24, 2022)

2021

POT1 gene mutation predisposes to glioma and affects survival in a sex-specific manner (ReNew Houston - April 20, 2021)

Baylor and TCH researchers honored with AACR Team Science Award (Baylor College of Medicine - April 15, 2021)

2020

CAR T cell therapy promising treatment for recurrent pediatric brain cancer (Medical Dialogues - May 3, 2020)

Promising new treatment for recurrent pediatric brain cancer (Baylor College of Medicine - April 27, 2020)

2019

Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation names awardees of Early Career Development research grants (Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation - October 17, 2019)

Childhood brain tumor survivors face more struggles (HealthDay Reporter - June 25, 2019)

Pediatric precision medicine approach proven possible in pediatric MATCH trial (OncLive - May 15, 2019)

Pediatric MATCH trial finds more frequent targetable genetic alterations in pediatric cancers than predicted (American Society of Clinical Oncology - May 15, 2019)

Pediatric MATCH study finds more targetable genetic changes than expected (National Cancer Institute - May 15, 2019)

ASCO: Promising start to pediatric MATCH trial (Cancer Network - May 15, 2019)

Dr. Sarah Injac: Emerging research grant – Medulloblastoma (Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation - March 7, 2019) 

2018

Case Beken, 14-year-old with terminal brain tumor, fulfills dream of becoming firefighter (ABC 13 KTRK - August 15, 2018)

Firefighters treat teen with terminal illness as one of their own (KHOU 11 - August 15, 2018)

Sean Gamino, 13, continues fighting through brain tumor (ABC 13 KTRK - July 27, 2018)

St. Baldrick’s Foundation awards seven Baylor faculty with pediatric cancer research grants (Baylor College of Medicine - July 19, 2018)

Claire's story: Braver, stronger than ever (Texas Children's Hospital - April 13, 2018)

First Mutton Bustin' champ of 2018 RodeoHouston is cancer survivor (ABC13 - March 1, 2018)

Researchers develop approach for identifying tumor targets when genetic drivers are unknown (Medical Xpress/ Baylor College of Medicine - January 5, 2018)

2017

Clinical trial results show benefit of brain cancer therapy (Baylor College of Medicine - April 20, 2017)