Nicole’s Nook: Summer Break!

As the school year is winding down, many students will soon find themselves with down time and unstructured days. While this may be a welcome change of pace, it is important to keep their bodies active and their minds stimulated. With summer approaching, take the opportunity for gross motor fun, sensory rich experiences and other […]

Genomic Roadmap for Sarcoma Established

Soft tissue cancers, including malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors arising in people with Neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1), have recently undergone comprehensive genetic and genomic analyses. This landmark study, involving Drs. Brian Van Tine (Medical Oncology) David H. Gutmann (Neurology) and Li Ding (Genetics) from Washington University, characterized over 200 adult sarcomas representing six different types […]