30 years of research have led to an increase in the chances of cure for childhood leukaemia of up to 90 %.
An individual can achieve a lot, but real breakthroughs in the fight against cancer can be achieved only by teams, the more multidisciplinary the better.


Sabine Taschner-Mandl is elected to the executive board of Europe’s neuroblastoma network SIOPEN
Sabine Taschner-Mandl is elected to the executive board of Europe’s neuroblastoma network SIOPEN
(Vienna, 20.10.2021) Developing new therapies for childhood nerve tumors and identifying more molecular markers for better diagnosis – this is what Sabine Taschner-Mandl strives for in her new role as Executive Committee Board Member of the European Neuroblastoma Research Group SIOPEN. Sabine Taschner-Mandl, PhD, head of the Tumor Biology Research Group at St. Anna Children's Cancer Research Institute, has recently been elected to the Executive Committee Board of the International…
BOKU Talent and Best Paper Award for Charlotte Zajc!
BOKU Talent and Best Paper Award for Charlotte Zajc!
(Vienna, 14.10.2021) CONGRATULATIONS to Charlotte Zajc, PhD, who is honored twice! The scientist from our Christian Doppler (CD) Laboratory for Next Generation CAR T cells receives the BOKU Talent Award and the BOKU Best Paper Award from the City of Vienna Jubilee Funds. During her PhD studies, Charlotte Zajc designed a molecular ON-switch for CAR T cells in order to control their anti-cancer activity and to reduce the risk of…
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Supportive Voices

The achievements St. Anna Children’s Cancer Research Institute has made are tremendous. However, the struggle against cancer has yet to be won. I am convinced that the institute’s staff will continue on the path that has been set out with determination and commitment. I wish them every success! Em. Univ.-Prof. Dr. Helmut Gadner, Founding Father

As a citizen of this country I would like to give my heartfelt thanks to all those who have helped to establish and grow St. Anna Children’s Cancer Research Institute over the years and wish them every success in the future. Dr. Heinz Fischer, President of Austria (ret.)

Curative treatments can only come about as a result of successful research work, such as the work done by St. Anna Children’s Cancer Research Institute. I am delighted to have such a facility, which is held in the greatest respect not only by renowned medical congresses throughout the world, as a part of our city. Dr. Michael Ludwig, Mayor and Governor of Vienna
Source: Anniversary Publication 30 Years St. Anna Children´s Cancer Research Institute

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