In the News 2018-07-20T00:04:39+00:00


Emily Whitehead to young cancer patients: ‘Never give up and always keep believing in yourself’

Washington Post Live (September 20, 2017)

Emily Whitehead Visit to CHOP May 2017

Philly.com (July 12, 2017)

In the News

Kreftsyke Emily (12) overlevde med banebrytende genmedisin – kan ta år før den kommer til Norge VG (October 7, 2017)

Challenges Remain for Kids With Cancer Cancer Today (September 25, 2017)

Killing cancer: America’s first FDA-approved gene therapy Washington Post Live (September 19, 2017)

Tragedy, Perseverance, and Chance — The Story of CAR-T Therapy New England Journal of Medicine (September 13, 2017)

FDA Approves Treatment That Saved Emily Whitehead Centre County Gazette (September 10, 2017)

12-year-old girl pioneers new cancer therapy WTAJ (September 5, 2017)

Revolução contra o câncer Veja Magazine (September 1, 2017)

New breakthroughs in cancer research ABC World News Tonight (August 30, 2017)

FDA Approves First CAR-T Cell Therapy for Pediatric Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia NIH Director’s Blog (August 30, 2017)

FDA Approves First-of-Its-Kind Cancer Treatment WebMD (August 30, 2017)

Autocross event raises money for Emily Whitehead Foundation — Centre Daily Times (August 12, 2017)

FDA panel backs cancer treatment that saved Emily Whitehead — Centre County Gazette (July 20, 2017)

Condo helps young girl fight cancer Altoona Mirror (July 20, 2017)

Cutting edge leukemia treatment saves girl’s life Fox News (July 17, 2017)

ODAC unanimously recommends approval for CAR T-cell therapy for relapsed and refractory B-cell ALL in kids and young adultsThe Cancer Letter (July 14, 2017)

FDA Panel Recommends Approval Of Novel ‘Gene Therapy’ For Leukemia Here & Now (July 14, 2017)

FDA panel endorses potential first US gene therapy to treat leukemiaFox News (July 13, 2017)

FDA Panel Approves Immunotherapy Program To Fight Cancer CBS New York (July 13, 2017)

First-Of-Its-Kind Cancer Treatment Wins FDA EndorsementCBS Philly (July 12, 2017)

FDA panel unanimously endorses Novartis T-cell cancer therapy pioneered at Penn, CHOPPhilly.com (July 12, 2017)

FDA Advisers Say Yes to Experimental Personalized Cancer TherapyNBC Nightly News (July 12, 2017)

Novel cancer treatment wins endorsement of FDA advisers Washington Post (July 12, 2017)

F.D.A. Panel Recommends Approval for Gene-Altering Leukemia Treatment The New York Times (July 12, 2017)

First gene therapy — ‘a true living drug’ — on the cusp of FDA approval Washington Post (July 11, 2017)

HIV virus let loose to kill cancerThe Sunday Times (July 2, 2017)

The face of a medical revolution marks five years cancer-free — and her 12th birthdayPhiladelphia Inquirer (May 10, 2017)

Treatment That Saved Emily Whitehead’s Life Holds Promise for ThousandsCentre County Gazette (April 16, 2017)

Take Down CancerWTAJ (January 30, 2017)