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Registered Charity No. 326385 / Last updated 21 June 2013

News & Announcements

Latest information about what we are doing, developments in research and treatment, and other news related to neuroblastoma are posted on the News page. Click here to see the latest news.

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Welcome to the Neuroblastoma Society Website

Neuroblastoma is a rare and aggressive childhood cancer. About a hundred children in the UK are diagnosed each year. The Society works exclusively for these children in raising funds for British research into the disease, and offering information and support for anyone affected by neuroblastoma.

On this website you can find:

Medical News and Announcements

BIENNIAL GRANT ROUND – CALL FOR RESEARCH PROPOSALS. The Neuroblastoma Society invites applications for UK or ROI-led research that will benefit children with neuroblastoma. The closing date for receipt of applications is Wednesday 9th January 2014.

Please click here for further details and an application form.


NEUROBLASTOMA RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM 2013
Will be held on the 6 & 7th November (Wednesday 2 pm to Thursday 5 pm), at the BT Convention Centre in Liverpool as a satellite meeting of the NCRI conference (http://conference.ncri.org.uk) in Liverpool, UK. For more information and to register, please visit: www.nbsymposium.weebly.com.

IMMUNOTHERAPY AND HIGH RISK NEUROBLASTOMA

This document gives information about the current UK/Siopen antibody trial, its status and eligibility criteria. To view the Consensus Document please click here.



General News and Announcements

Audio CD 'Songs for All Seasons'
Produced by the children from Kimbolton Prep School. Download an order form here.

Christmas Cards
Society Christmas cards are available from October. Please contact Shirley Clark on e-mail: publicity@neuroblastoma.org.uk if you would like to receive a flyer when they are available.

Society Newsletters
Keep up to date about recent developments in treatment as well as general information about the Society’s activities by downloading our regular newsletters here.

Spring Conference and AGM 2013
The Spring Conference and AGM 2013 was held on Saturday, 20 April at St George's Church in Bloomsbury, London.

Popular Running Events
The Society has guaranteed places in a number of running events and is now on the lookout for volunteers to participate and raise sponsorship money. Runners are asked to pledge to raise a minimum amount of sponsorship for the Society and in return will be sent a fundraising pack which includes Gift Aid approved sponsor forms, posters, information on setting up a Just Giving page together with a society T shirt or running vest. Details of the events appear on the Fund-raising page.


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