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A novel compound has shown promise in preclinical studies as a treatment for acute myeloid leukemia, more than doubling median days of survival even in a drug-resistant form of the disease. 


March 17, 2016



The Aflac Cancer & Blood Disorders Center of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been named one of the founding members of the Cancer MoonShot 2020 Pediatrics Consortium, bringing the promise of combined immunotherapy as the next-generation standard of cancer care to children diagnosed with cancer.


Feb. 18, 2016



The Aflac Cancer & Blood Disorders Center of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been named a host institution for an international clinical trial analyzing the safety and effectiveness of an investigational cellular therapy treatment for children fighting cancer. 
Jan. 14, 2016



Press On to CURE Childhood Cancer will help fund a new radiation therapy program at the Aflac Cancer Center of Children ’s Healthcare of Atlanta with a $200,000 donation.  This funding will help with construction of the specialty radiation room, named in honor of Patrick Chance, and other aspects of the MIBG service.
June 27, 2012