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INTERVIEWS WITH THE RESEARCHERS AT THE INSTITUT GUSTAVE ROUSSY (VILLEJUIF)

INTERVIEWS WITH THE RESEARCHERS AT THE INSTITUT GUSTAVE ROUSSY (VILLEJUIF)

INTERVIEWS WITH THE RESEARCHERS AT THE INSTITUT GUSTAVE ROUSSY (VILLEJUIF)

Dr Jacques Grill A series of videos to better understand children’s cancer. To advance the cause against cancer in children is also to make people aware of this illness that touches not only adults.     Interview with Dr J. Grill, paediatrician, neuro-oncologist and researcher at the Institut Gustave Roussy (Villejuif). He talks about the […]

SEPTEMBER 26 – MARGO’S ANNIVERSARY

SEPTEMBER 26 – MARGO’S ANNIVERSARY

SEPTEMBER 26 – MARGO’S ANNIVERSARY

Margaux was born in Johannesburg, South Africa, on September 26, 1995. She was our first child, our first daughter, an immense moment of happiness. I remember Descilia, her South-African nanny singing Zulu songs to her, carrying her on her back wrapped on a large sarong. Margo would keep contact with her for a long time. […]

BEAUTIFUL HOPES FOR RESEARCH

BEAUTIFUL HOPES FOR RESEARCH

BEAUTIFUL HOPES FOR RESEARCH

Grand genetic decoding of children’s cancers Gilles Vassal, president of the ITTC ( Innovative Therapies for Children with Cancer), supported by Imagine for Margo, shows us the importance of the international coordination of the research on children’s cancer. The St Jude Children’s Research Hospital has made available the complete genetic data of 260 children affected […]

IMAGINE FOR MARGO AT THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT

IMAGINE FOR MARGO AT THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT

IMAGINE FOR MARGO AT THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT

Intervention at the European Parliament in Brussels on 7 February, 2012, during the International Day of Children’s Cancer Imagine for Margo mobilises to modify the European regulation so to allow children affected by an incurable cancer the access to therapeutical innovations. Our presence had as target to raise the awareness and to interpolate the MPs […]

103,000 EUROS FOR THE RESEARCH ON HIGH-GRADE GLIOMAS

103,000 EUROS FOR THE RESEARCH ON HIGH-GRADE GLIOMAS

103,000 EUROS FOR THE RESEARCH ON HIGH-GRADE GLIOMAS

Private collection without a precent for the paediatrics research team at the Institute Gustave Roussy, Villejuif, France. The collection by Margaux BLANC, that took place between August 2009 and November 2011, raised the funds for the paediatrics research team at the Institute Gustave Roussy, Villejuif, France. Donations reached 103,335 euros, from 446 donors. A BIG […]