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A very rare cancer in Down syndrome: medulloblastoma. Epidemiological data from 13 countries

Daniel Satge, Charles A Stiller, Stefan Rutkowski, Andre O von Bueren, Brigitte Lacour, Daniele Sommelet, Motoi Nishi, Maura Massimino, Maria Luisa Garre, Florencia Moreno, Henrik Hasle, Zsuzsanna Jakab, Mark Greenberg, Nicolas von der Weid, Claudia Kuehni, Oscar Zurriaga, Maria-Luisa Vicente, Rafael Peris-Bonet, Martin Benesch, Michel Vekemans Show all

Journal of Neuro-Oncology | SPRINGER | Published : 2013

University of Melbourne Researchers


Funding Acknowledgements

A grant from the Fondation Jerome Lejeune supports the study on cancer in Down syndrome (Daniel Satge). Authors greatly acknowledge the data provided by the Australian Paediatric Cancer Registry. We thank the Deutsche Kinderkrebsstiftung for its support to the paediatric brain tumour trial office HIT. The Childhood Cancer Research Group receives funding from the Department of Health, the Scottish Government, the National Cancer Intelligence Network and Children with Cancer UK. The views expressed here are those of the authors and not necessarily those of any of these organisations. The National childhood cancer registry of Spain is in the RTICC (RD/06/0020/0033) and the CIBERESP, and it receives funding from the Scientific Foundation of the AECC and the Villavecchia Foundation. We also thank the notifying centres of the province of Barcelona for the data provided. We are grateful to Christiane Satge who prepared the manuscript.