News from KiTZ

Franziska Blaeschke honored for research into improved immunotherapies for children with cancer

 

Franziska Blaeschke, junior research group leader at the Hopp Children's Cancer Center Heidelberg (KiTZ) and the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ),…

Florists collect 135,504 euros for children's cancer research at the Hopp Children's Cancer Center in Heidelberg

 

Children and young people with cancer need better and child-friendly therapies. This is what the donation campaign "Give Flowers. Spread hope." of the…

KiTZ Foundation in memory of Kirstin Diehl supports children's cancer research with 200,000 euros

 

The KiTZ Foundation in memory of Kirstin Diehl supports particularly promising cancer research projects at the Hopp Children's Cancer Center…

Ana Banito receives Hella Bühler Prize 2024

 

Her outstanding research on the biology of soft-tissue sarcomas, a kind of tumor occurring in particular with children and young adults, has earned…

ODWIN gGmbH donates 5.65 million euros for cell and gene therapy program at the Hopp Children's Cancer Center in Heidelberg

 

In recent years, medicine has achieved some spectacular successes with cell and gene therapies for cancer and many rare diseases, including in the…

Flowers for a good cause

 

Children and young people with cancer need better and child-friendly therapies. In order to achieve this, the Hopp Children's Cancer Center Heidelberg…

$25 million of funding for new cancer treatments for children

 

The development of cancer therapies specifically for children and adolescents is still in its proverbial infancy. A total of ten cancer centers from…

Erna Brunner Prize for two research projects that give hope to children with cancer

 

Every year, the Foundation of the Tübingen Children's Cancer Society awards the Erna Brunner Prize, endowed with 10,000 euros, for special research…

WORLD Childhood Cancer Day: Cancer in children in low-income countries

 

Most children with cancer in Germany now have a good chance of being cured. But what is the situation like for young sufferers in Thailand, India,…

20.000 Euro for sarcoma research at KiTZ

 

Sarcomas account for around 1 percent of all new cases of cancer in adults in Germany and around 11 percent of new cases of cancer in children and…