A cancer of specialised nerve cells called neural crest cells. These cells are involved in the development of the nervous system and other tissues.
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ACOR: N-Blastoma Listserv
The Neuroblastoma Online Support Group is a mailing list which includes current information and archives.
Advances in Neuroblastoma Research
Provides information about past and future meetings concerning research about the disease.
Children's Neuroblastoma Cancer Foundation
Provides support, advocacy and funding medical research projects on neuroblastoma. Includes information about the organization, news, events, donations and resources.
Article by Norman J. Lacayo, MD, about this childhood cancer and the most common tumor occurring during infancy. Provides introduction, histology, markers, causes, studies, staging, treatment, medication, prognosis and pictures.
My Friends For Life.com
Massachusetts entity encourages neuroblastoma awareness and research. Offers events information, news, a forum and links.
NANT: New Approaches to Neuroblastoma Therapy
Group of 13 Universities and Children's Hospitals with research and treatment programs for neuroblastoma. Provides information about clinical trials, history, committees, publications and current news.
Information about treatment options, screening, clinical trials and research.
Includes causes, definition, symptoms, diagnosis, staging, treatment and resources.
Neuroblastoma Children's Cancer Society
Provides information and support to families. Dedicated to raising money to research and cure the disease.
Neuroblastoma On-line Researcher's Forum
A forum for researchers, list of recent publications about neuroblastoma and sections on neuroblastoma related topics.
Dedicated to raising funds for British research for the disease. Provides resources, support and information for families and patients.
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