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Fast-tracking a new leukaemia treatment towards clinical trial

Dr Owen Williams, Professor of Cancer Biology at the UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health, and his team have identified an existing drug that shows great promise in helping children with acute myeloid leukaemia.
Matei and Flavia

Matei's story

To mark International Clinical Trials Day 2019, we took a visit to the Clinical Research Facility to meet with one GOSH mum, Flavia, whose son, Matei, has been on a clinical trial at the hospital for the last couple of years. 

Meet the team on a mission to combat childhood cancer

Meet Eva Bugallo Blanco (left) and Alice Piapi (right), two researchers at UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health (ICH). Together, they are working on the development of new CAR-T cell therapies for neuroblastoma, the second most common solid childhood cancer.