What is neuroblastoma?

Neuroblastoma is the most common extra-cranial solid tumour in children. It originates in the neural crest and most often arises in the adrenal gland.  More than half of patients with neuroblastoma present with distant metastases.
metastases of sites of neuroblastoma with tumours

What do we study?

Novel drugs and signaling pathways in neuroblastoma
Genetic and molecular determinants of neuroblastoma metastases
Functional characterization of genetic variants in neuroblastoma pathogenesis