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PanCareLIFE in the German media

On 21 June, members of the German press joined a tour of three EU projects in Mainz, which included PanCareLIFE. The tour was organised by the Regional Representation of the European Commission in Bonn. During an hour-long session, the impact of PanCareLIFE’s research into fertility and hearing impairment late effects in long-term survivors was described, as well as […]

PanCareLIFE to feature at German Press Conference on EU projects

On Thursday, June 21, 2018, PanCareLIFE will be featured at a press conference highlighting EU-funded projects in the Rhineland-Palatinate region. Three EU-funded projects, which have received a total of around 11 million euros from the EU, will feature: In the PanCareLIFE project, researchers are looking at late effects, such as infertility and hearing loss among long-term survivors of childhood cancer. Long-term survivors of […]

PanCareLIFE features in FNM Newsletter

The March edition of the FNM newsletter includes a feature on PanCareLIFE. The article describes how the paradigm in childhood oncology has changed from acute care to cure cancer to chronic care, where there is a focus on cure but also on prevention of late effects and their lifelong, informed management. Lifelong management relies on systematic research […]

Audiological monitoring in Swiss childhood cancer patients

PanCareLIFE researchers at UNIBE have just published a new paper ‘Audiological monitoring in Swiss childhood cancer patients’, funded in part by PanCareLIFE. Pediatric Blood & Cancer, 65(3) e26877, DOI: 10.1080/08880018.2017.1323985 Abstract Background Full audiological monitoring is the best strategy to detect hearing loss early and to provide timely intervention in the absence of a clinical method of […]

Survivorship and fertility on German TV

PanCareLIFE’s Anja Borgmann-Staudt from Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin was interviewed as part of a BR24 TV programme on fertility issues encountered by childhood cancer survivors. Learn more about fertility education, starting from 1:00.