Novel Machine Learning Algorithm Creates Atlas of Cancer with Potential as Universal Diagnostic Platform
A new platform developed at SickKids classifies every known major childhood cancer, allowing physicians and researchers to identify specific cancer types faster and more accurately.
World first: Sunnybrook and SickKids Clinical Trial Delivers Chemotherapy to a hard-to-treat Paediatric Brain Tumour Using MRI-guided focused ultrasound.
The first paediatric patient recently successfully underwent the procedure as part of a safety and feasibility clinical trial in children with terminal paediatric brain tumours.
Photo credit: Kevin Van Paassen, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre.
Screening tool could help primary caregivers predict asthma risk early.
A team of researchers has developed a symptom-based screening tool that detects asthma risk in children as young as two years of age.
Precision magnetics could be game-changer for therapy-resistant brain cancers
New mechanical nanosurgery approach developed by SickKids and U of T researchers uses nanotechnology and precision magnetics to destroy tumour cells.