12 April 20181 MIN READ

Anti-GD2 antibody therapy update, March 2018

A NICE committee hearing will be held on 11th April to discuss whether or not to recommend dinutuximab beta antibody therapy for NHS use. An application has been received from pharmaceutical company EUSA Pharma (who hold the European and UK licence).

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4 April 20181 MIN READ

New partnership to help families travelling abroad for treatment

We’re delighted to let you know that we’re now working with the St George’s Society of New York who will provide a helping hand for families whose children are having therapies such as immunotherapy clinical trials.

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14 December 20173 MIN READ

Anti-GD2 antibody therapy update, December 2017

In the UK, the first meeting of the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) to appraise dinutuximab beta was held on 23rd November in Manchester.

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15 September 20171 MIN READ

GamesAid donates £69,729 for children with neuroblastoma

We are delighted to announce another significant award from GamesAid – a charity which supports children’s charities in the UK.

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27 March 20174 MIN READ

Anti-GD2 antibody therapy update, March 2017

Solving Kids’ Cancer has been working since 2015 to ensure continued availability of, and access to, antibody therapy.

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12 August 20161 MIN READ

Update on our appeal to NICE regarding dinutuximab

Following the announcement that the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence had refused to fund dinutuximab for UK children with neuroblastoma, we lodged an appeal against the decision on Friday July 29th 2016.

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31 March 20161 MIN READ

New genetic testing for children with neuroblastoma

Scientists at the Institute of Cancer Research and Royal Marsden Hospital have developed a new genetic test that will be given to children with solid tumours in an effort to analyse genetic changes in 81 cancer genes, with funding from Christopher Smile.

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29 March 20161 MIN READ

Solving Kids' Cancer visit CRUK Clinical Trials Unit

Leona and James from the Solving Kids’ Cancer team visited the CRUK Clinical Trials Unit (CTU) based at the University of Birmingham this month.

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29 March 20161 MIN READ

Solving Kids' Cancer UK join European movement Unite2Cure

Solving Kids’ Cancer recently joined the European movement Unite2Cure, which is a parent-led network of groups and individuals from across Europe calling for better treatment and improved access to treatment for children and young people with cancer.

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