Jane Pears

2 results

The scientists have successfully reversed the mutation’s effects by slowing cancer cell growth in laboratory conditions. Photograph: iStock

Scientists in Trinity College Dublin have discovered how a specific genetic mutation causes an incurable childhood cancer, and have successfully rever(...)

James enters the dining hall at Barretstown: “It was like getting our boy back. He was so happy and energised with all the activities he had done.”

This month was International Children’s Cancer Awareness Month, but few of us would be aware just how brutal an experience childhood cancer can be. Ap(...)