Center for Childhood Cancer :: The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital

Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Diseases

The mission of the Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Diseases is to expand the understanding of the pathogenesis of childhood cancer and to improve strategies for diagnosis and treatment.

Areas of Focus

  • Biology and therapy of rhabdomyosarcoma and other childhood tumors

  • Chemotherapy of childhood solid tumors

  • Regulation of alternative pre-mRNA splicing

  • Regulation and function of tumor suppressor genes

  • Oncolytic viral therapy in pediatric brain tumors

Affiliations and Collaborations

Research News

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Pediatric Preclinical Testing Program (PPTP)

World-Renowned Biopathology Center

Clinical Trials

At any given time there are a large number of clinical trials taking place at Nationwide Children’s that offer state-of-the-art therapies and additional treatment options to your child.

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