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  1. Neuroblastoma Therapeutic Strategy Unveiled By Lankenau Institute for ...Read the original story

    Nov 13, 2016 | BioSpace

    A new therapeutic approach to blocking the development and progression of the childhood cancer neuroblastoma has been proposed by Susan Gilmour, PhD, Professor at Main Line Health's Lankenau Institute for Medical Research , and her colleagues in a multi-institutional study that was led by Michael Hogarty, MD, of The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia . Neuroblastoma, a type of cancer that starts in early forms of nerve cells found in an embryo or fetus, occurs most often in infants and young children, according to the American Cancer Society.


  2. Women with congenital heart disease have better shot at healthy pregnanciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2016 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Congenital heart disease , a group of abnormalities in the heart that develop before birth - including holes in the heart, leaky or narrow valves, and incomplete or missing parts - affects nearly one percent of all babies born in the United States each year - upwards of 40,000 infants. Early in their lives these children often undergo multiple cardiovascular surgeries to repair their hearts, and have to be cared for by a cardiologist for the rest of their lives.


  3. Children need conventional CPR; black and Hispanic children more likely to get Hands-OnlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2016 | EurekAlert!

    While compressions-only or Hands-Only CPR is as good as conventional CPR for adults, children benefit more from the conventional approach that includes rescue breaths. But black and Hispanic children are more likely to receive the compressions-only method, according to research presented at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions 2016.


  4. AveXis Reports Third Quarter 2016 Financial and Operating ResultsRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2016 | World News Report

    AveXis, Inc. , a clinical-stage gene therapy company developing treatments for patients suffering from rare and life-threatening neurological genetic diseases, today reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2016, recent corporate highlights and upcoming milestones. / EIN News / -- "This has been another eventful quarter for AveXis, with continued positive data from the ongoing Phase 1 study of AVXS-101 in SMA Type 1, including, for the first time, reporting of motor milestone achievements," said Sean Nolan, President and Chief Executive Officer of AveXis.


  5. Time to boogieRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2016 |

    Dancing for a cause : Nazareth Academy High School hosted its third annual NAZ-A-THON on Friday, Nov. 4. The Children's Miracle Network Dance Marathon hopes to raise over $60,000 for the Child Life and Oncology Departments at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.