$188,000 to Dr. Cath Bollard o Children's National Medical Center (DC) for help fund her Killer T-Cell Immunotherapy Trials. Dr. Bollard is removing immune system T cells and training them to recognize and kill cancer cells. This research will translate to leukemia, neuroblastoma and brain tumors.
$70,000 to Dr. Javad Nazaréen of Children's National Medical Center for his cutting edge gene therapy brain tumor research. Dr. Nazaraian's team is trying to teach our genes to recognize tumor cells and stop them from growing.
$65,000 to Dr. Derick Hansen, Hackensack University Medical Center for the use of hydroxy oleic acid in the treatment of childhood solid tumors and DIPG
$53,000 to Dr. Adam Shlien, Peter Gilgan Centre for Research for Ewings Sarcoma research through Ewings Cancer Foundation of Canada
$45,000 was donated through the Arms Wide Open Childhood Cancer Foundation to the MATCH-NB Neuroblastoma Trial at Children's Hospital Philadelphia (PA) run by Dr. John Maris and Dr. Yael Mosse
$10,000 to Texas Children's Hospital and over $70,000 to Researchers at Children's Hospital Los Angeles