LSSI Bulletin January 2015 – News for the Sarcoma Community


Announcing a New Sarcoma Research Grants Program by Bruce Shriver, PhD and Beverly Shriver, RN - http://bit.ly/17J2UkQ

$100K Grant Awarded for Ewing's Sarcoma Research - A promising study at Johns Hopkins University has been funded. - http://bit.ly/1szVDNF

Developing a Novel Intervention for Ewing Sarcoma. Experimental Plan: Investigators Biswal and Loeb aim to improve treatment response by targeting a gene called Nrf2. -http://bit.ly/1ARwCh3

The Hippo Pathway in Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma. Study Report: Investigators Crose and Linardic report findings that targeting the Hippo pathway may be beneficial as a therapeutic strategy in RMS. - http://bit.ly/RVIGG8

New Sarcoma Survivorship Clinic in Michigan. News: Dr. Laurence Baker is working to improve the lives of adult sarcoma survivors who have been off therapy for at least two years. - http://bit.ly/1szWhuy

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