Pediatric Cancers


​Listed below are some of the research projects that ICRF has supported in order to help eradicate Pediatric Cancers:

Benjamin Dekel, M.D., Ph.D.
Chaim Sheba Medical Center
"Targeting Cancer Initiating Cells in Rhabdoid Tumors"
Topic:  Pediatric Cancer


Amir Eden, Ph.D.
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
"EZH2 and ErbB family inhibition in Rhabdoid Tumors"
Topic:  Understanding the molecular mechanisms of the effects of a new class of drugs on an aggressive pediatric cancer

Jeremy Kark, M.D. , Ph.D.
Hadassah University Hospital
"Adolescent precursors of adult cancer in a cohort of 2,100,000 Israeli males and females"
Topic:  Epidemiological Study of Cancer Occurrence from Childhood to Adulthood


Shlomi Constantini, M.D.
Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center
"Semi-Automated Segmentation and Sub Classification of Pediatric Brain Tumors"
Topic:  Imaging of pediatric Brain Tumors