September marks National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and this year at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, we kick-started the commemorative period on the heels of exciting news about breakthroughs in pediatric cancer immunotherapy research. Oncology investigators at CHOP also got a big boost in research funding from Hyundai’s nonprofit organization, Hope on Wheels. And that’s only the beginning: Since September marks the return of the football season, we’re thrilled to share the latest headlines on how the National Football League (NFL) is helping to drive concussion research.
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Cancer Immunotherapy program, Center for Autism Research, Center for Injury Research and Prevention, Center for Mitochondrial and Epigenomic Medicine, Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness, Children's Oncology Group, Division of Hematology, Perelman School of Medicine, Raymond G. Perelman Center for Cellular & Molecular Therapeutics
For medical devices, as with many medicines, the market for children is a small fraction of the adult market, and there are far fewer child-sized devices. But the need for pediatric medical devices exists, even if proper devices may not.