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Genetic tweak of patient's immune cells boosted chances of remission in advanced cases
Drug inhibits enzyme that spurs cancer growth
Researchers tracked the quick elimination of mutant cells that can cause blood tumors
While treatment advances mean more children are surviving, long-term problems persist into adulthood
Study looked at method for blocking key growth protein in malignant nerve sheath tumors
In many patients in early trials, turning T-cells into cancer fighters sent disease into remission
Researchers say hormones might play role in link, but don't know why
Changes in arteries seen while still in childhood
Unusual case report details how 10-year-old boy was treated for leukemia and lost sensitivity to peanuts
Better funding is vital to improve treatments, experts say
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