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.


Art4Science Panel Discussion: Science and Sensuality. Can Art convey Knowledge?
Art4Science Panel Discussion: Science and Sensuality. Can Art convey Knowledge?
(Vienna, 25.02.2021) TODAY at 18:30 St. Anna Children's Cancer Research Institute (CCRI) is organizing a panel discussion series together with the Wiener Zeitung as part of our FWF project art4science (www.art4science.at).  [The panel discussion is in German.] Art and science are considered two opposing disciplines from which society expects completely different outputs. In the new discussion series "art4science," insights from pediatric cancer research are to be presented to the public…
International Childhood Cancer Day: New study on leukemia treatment
International Childhood Cancer Day: New study on leukemia treatment
(Vienna, 15.02.2021) Feb 15 is International #ChildhoodCancerDay, a global collaborative campaign to raise awareness about childhood cancer. Scientists at St. Anna Children’s Cancer Research Institute and affiliated clinicians work all year long to improve the chances for children with cancer. A great example is Prof. Christina Peters who recently published a new study on how to treat high-risk acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL).  In their recently published trial FORUM, Christina Peters…
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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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