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22nd Annual Gibbons 5K Run and 3K Walk Raises $100,000 in the Fight Against All Blood Cancers!

By: Leukemia Research Foundation
Date: July 6, 2016
Blood cancer fighters raise more than $100,000 at the ABC 7 Gibbons 5K Run and 3K Walk.
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Nominate Your Favorite Nurse for the 2016 LRF Nurse of the Year Award

By: Leukemia Research Foundation
Date: July 1, 2016
The Leukemia Research Foundation (LRF) seeks nominations of nurses who treat leukemia, lymphoma, multiple myeloma or myelodysplastic syndromes patients for its annual Nurse of the Year Award.

DNA molecules “programmed” to recognize and kill cancer cells.
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Excellence in Hematology/Oncology Nursing Recognized

By: Leukemia Research Foundation
Date: November 17, 2015
LRF announces 2015 Nurses of the Year.
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LRF-funded Research Scientist Makes Discovery Concerning Rare Leukemia and HIV

By: Leukemia Research Foundation
Source: The Jerusalem Post
Date: September 28, 2015
An LRF-funded researcher discovers a connection between a rare blood cancer diagnosed primarily in children and HIV.
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Clinical Trial Available for Children with Relapsed ALL

By: Leukemia Research Foundation
Date: February 26, 2015
The treatment involves using the patient’s own T-cells to find and destroy leukemia cells.
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Takeda Oncology Supports Leukemia Research Foundation as Presenting Sponsor

By: Leukemia Research Foundation
Date: February 11, 2015
The ABC 7 Gibbons 5K 21st running includes presenting sponsorship from longtime LRF supporter Takeda Oncology.
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New screening method for mutations common to CML and other cancers developed by team including an LRF-funded scientist.
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Joey’s Angels Eclipses $2 Million Mark in Search for a Cure

By: Leukemia Research Foundation
Date: October 29, 2014
A family's loss from leukemia leads to $2 million in fundraising - so far - in search for a cure.
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Holiday Cards to Support the Leukemia Research Foundation

By: Leukemia Research Foundation
Date: October 22, 2014
Order your holiday cards today and beat the rush. Thousands from which to choose for various holidays and events.
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