The division of pediatric hematology/oncology in the University of Florida Department of Pediatrics in Gainesville, Florida, has been a major recipient of funds raised by STOP! Children's Cancer of Palm Beach County, Inc. This endowment, totaling over $2,173,192 million dollars, contributes over $75,000 per year to support research fellows in their ongoing studies in the search for new medicines, treatments, and ultimately cures of various pediatric cancers.
Recent studies include:
-CART therapy for B-cell ALL (Dr. Lung Chang/Dr. Sushmita Nair)
-Vaccine based immunotherapy for osteosarcoma (Dr. Matt Casio)
-Vaccine base immunotherapy for Ewings sarcoma (Dr. Brian Stover)