Cancer & Drug Dictionary

Dictionaryrev11_19_edited-1The National Cancer Institute provides an excellent dictionary. You should be able to find any word or term you need to know more about in this resource.

Currently, there are 34 FDA approved cancer drugs for childhood cancer: FDA pediatric approved drugs PDF Sheet1  Only four of them were developed just for childhood cancers.

The National Cancer Institute also provides a cancerDrug Dictionary_edited-1 drug dictionary. You should be able to find any approved cancer drug you need to know more about in this excellent resource.

Understanding Targeted Therapies for Cancer

immunotherapyVideo_edited-1This NIH/NCI video is helpful in understanding the three main types of targeted therapies, their risks and benefits, how they differ from conventional chemotherapy, which targeted therapies are currently

 

 

 

 

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