Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Awarded $100,000 Research Grant

The DIPG Collaborative awarded another pediatric brain cancer research grant to Dr. Mariko DeWire of Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. This $100,000 grant will fund her “Early Phase 2 study of LEE011, a CDK4/6 inhibitor” study. The check was presented to Dr. DeWire at the Lauren Hill Tipoff Classic in Cincinnati, OH in November 2015. To date, the DIPG Collaborative has raised over $6.7 million in groundbreaking pediatric brain cancer research. The Collaborative is focused on finding the homerun cure for all cancers.