Childhood Cancer

You are here

Retinoblastoma

Retinoblastoma is a type of cancer that starts in the retina, which is the very back part of the eye. It is the most common type of eye cancer in children. 

Latest Retinoblastoma grants

James Harbour, MD/PhD, Principal Investigator
University of Miami
Innovation Grants, Awarded 2018
Peter J. Murray, PhD, Principal Investigator
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Springboard Grants, Awarded 2013
Sunhye Lee, PhD, Principal Investigator
Children's Hospital Los Angeles
Young Investigator Grants, Awarded 2016

Latest Retinoblastoma blog posts

When Lilly faced surgery after relapsing, her family made the decision to donate extra tumor tissue to research instead of throwing it away. 

“We hope that Lilly’s neuroblastoma tumor can be some small part of helping other children who... more
Every day, everywhere, children are diagnosed with cancer. Right now, children are in hospitals receiving frontline treatment following a diagnosis. Other children are beginning a clinical trial following a relapse. Still others face long-... more
Last year, we shared the story of 14-year-old Eden Green, who loves to take photos and dance. Eden was in treatment for a form of childhood cancer so rare, that doctors did not have a clinical name for it. After 4 months of treatment on a... more