Recent Papers on Rhabdomyosarcoma – 30 January 2014

From Google Scholar Alerts Please note that some are abstracts requiring subscriptions or purchase of the full article, others provide a more comprehensive view of the paper. Impact of decreased heparin dose for flush-lock of implanted venous access ports in pediatric oncology patients G Rosenbluth, L Tsang, E Vittinghoff, S Wilson… - Pediatric Blood &…
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Recent Papers on Rhabdomyosarcoma – 28 January 2014

From Google Scholar Alerts Please note that some are abstracts requiring subscriptions or purchase of the full article, others provide a more comprehensive view of the paper. Rhabdomyosarcoma with Pseudolipoblasts Arising in Ovarian Carcinosarcoma: A Distinctive Postchemotherapy Morphologic Variant Mimicking Pleomorphic Liposarcoma K Thway, S Hazell, S Banerjee, C Fisher - Case Reports in Pathology,…
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Introducing the 2014 Advocacy Group Board/Leadership Circle

Since I posted this last Sunday, I'm pleased to announce that two additions have been made to our board: Angie Goodwin and Amy Meiners. Thanks go to both of you for volunteering. I would like to introduce the 2014 Advocacy Group Board/Leadership Circle and to thank you each of them for volunteering to take a…
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NIH scientists map genetic changes that drive tumors in a common pediatric soft-tissue cancer

A Press Release from the NIH - Effort led by Javed Khan, Scientists have mapped the genetic changes that drive tumors in rhabdomyosarcoma, a pediatric soft-tissue cancer, and found that the disease is characterized by two distinct genotypes. The genetic alterations identified in this malignancy could be useful in developing targeted diagnostic tools and treatments…
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Two New Articles on Rhabdo

Scientists map gene changes driving tumors in common pediatric soft-tissue cancer (Medical Xpress)—Scientists have mapped the genetic changes that drive tumors in rhabdomyosarcoma, a pediatric soft-tissue cancer, and found that the disease is characterized by two distinct genotypes. The genetic alterations identified in this malignancy could be useful in developing targeted diagnostic tools and treatments…
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Save the Date: Rhabdomyosarcoma & Soft Tissue Sarcoma Conference

The Pablove Foundation is hosting a scientific conference on rhabdomyosarcoma & soft tissue sarcoma November 6-8, 2014 in Los Angeles. This is a by-invitation meeting for clinician-scientists and researchers from the US and abroad; however, the symposium on Saturday November 8 will be open to the public. Registration information will likely be available late Summer/early…
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Recent Papers on Rhabdomyosarcoma – 23 January 2014

From Google Scholar Alerts Please note that some are abstracts requiring subscriptions or purchase of the full article, others provide a more comprehensive view of the paper. Comprehensive Genomic Analysis of Rhabdomyosarcoma Reveals a Landscape of Alterations Affecting a Common Genetic Axis in Fusion-Positive and Fusion-Negative Tumors. JF Shern, L Chen, J Chmielecki, JS Wei,…
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Recent Papers on Rhabdomyosarcoma – 21 January 2014

From Google Scholar Alerts Please note that some are abstracts requiring subscriptions or purchase of the full article, others provide a more comprehensive view of the paper. Epithelioid rhabdomyosarcoma: a clinicopathologic and molecular study. A Zin, R Bertorelle, P Dall'igna, C Manzitti, C Gambini… - The American journal of …, 2014 Rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS) is the…
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A much anticipated sequencing paper on Rhabdomyosarcoma

Comprehensive Genomic Analysis of Rhabdomyosarcoma Reveals a Landscape of Alterations Affecting a Common Genetic Axis in Fusion-Positive and Fusion-Negative Tumors. Authors: Shern JF, Chen L, Chmielecki J, Wei JS, Patidar R, Rosenberg M, Ambrogio L, Auclair D, Wang J, Song YK, Tolman C, Hurd L, Liao H, Zhang S, Bogen D, Brohl AS, Sindiri S, Catchpoole…
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Recent Papers on Rhabdomyosarcoma – 18 January 2014

From Google Scholar Alerts Please note that some are abstracts requiring subscriptions or purchase of the full article, others provide a more comprehensive view of the paper. TBX2 blocks myogenesis and promotes proliferation in rhabdomyosarcoma cells B Zhu, M Zhang, SD Byrum, AJ Tackett, JK Davie - International Journal of Cancer, 2014 Abstract Rhabdomyosarcomas (RMS)…
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