Congratulations to Nancy A. Speck, Ph.D. from Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, who was recently elected to the National Academy of Sciences, one of the highest honors that a scientist can receive. Read more here. Speck, who was funded by the Leukemia Research
Maria E. Figueroa, M.D. and colleagues recently published research findings about cellular aging and the risk of developing cancer, including blood cancers. Read more here. Doctor Figueroa was funded by the Leukemia Research Foundation in 2012.
Wei Du, M.D., Ph.D. and colleagues may have found a link between how stem cells make energy and Fanconi anemia, a disease that is usually diagnosed in children, who sometimes develop leukemia. Doctor Du’s findings could not only improve treatment but
Iannis Aifantis, Ph.D., professor and chair of the Department of Pathology at the Perlmutter Cancer Center at NYU Langone Health, and colleagues have discovered how rare blood cell types within the bone marrow microenvironment function. Understanding
Congratulations to Austin L. Brown, Ph.D., MPH for earning a 1,887,006 grant from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas. Doctor Brown was funded by the Leukemia Research Foundation in 2017 for his research on acute lymphoblastic
(Northfield, Ill. – February 14, 2019) - The Leukemia Research Foundation proudly announces that for the third time in five years it has earned the coveted “4-Star Charity” rating from Charity Navigator, the highest possible rating from America’s largest national independent charity evaluator.