European research project iPC has started

 

KiTZ scientists Stefan Pfister and Natalie Jäger participate in the consortium.

More than 300 visitors at the 2nd KiTZ Symposium

 

Around 320 scientists from all over the world came to Heidelberg on 24 and 25 January 2019 for the 2nd KiTZ Symposium on Pediatric Oncology and...

ERC grant for Stefan Pfister: “We must further advance pediatric cancer research”

 

KiTZ director Stefan Pfister, professor of pediatric neurooncology at the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) and the Heidelberg University Hospital,...

COMPASS: The guide to new therapies for children with cancer

 

By a targeted combination of molecular and microscopy-based techniques, researchers aim to identify new treatment approaches for children with cancer....

Richtzenhain Award 2018 goes to KiTZ scientist Kristian Pajtler

 

On December 18 KiTZ scientist and pediatric oncologist Kristian Pajtler received the Richtzenhain Award 2018 for his outstanding contributions to the...

KiTZ director Professor Stefan Pfister has been honored with the HMLS Investigator Award

 

On December 12, Professor Stefan Pfister, KiTZ director, head of pediatric neuro-oncology at DKFZ and senior physician at Heidelberg University...

The sleeping beauty among brain tumor cells

 

Scientists from the Hopp Children's Tumor Center Heidelberg (KiTZ), together with two other teams from the German Cancer Association (DKTK) and...

KiTZ scientists are in Highly Cited Researchers' list 2018

 

KiTZ director and head of the department of pediatric neuro-oncology at the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) professor Stefan Pfister as well as...

Pengbo Sun gets Annemarie Poustka Fellowship Award

 

Pengbo Sun, KiTZ PhD candidate in the group "Clinical Bioinformatics", department of pediatric neuro-oncology at the DKFZ, received the "Annemarie...

Mayer Foundation provides €1.5 million for research on Ewing sarcoma in children

 

In a new research consortium, scientists from the "Hopp Children's Cancer Center Heidelberg" (KiTZ), together with working groups from Ludwig...