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Media - 6 August 2020

Light the Night … at Home – Record numbers sign up early for reimagined event as COVID-19 forces transformation

  • Media releases
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Light the Night 2020

About the Hovon 150 Trial

The aim of the HOVON 150 trial* is to recruit 968 patients with a particular mutation, related to AML.

  • Acute myeloid leukaemia
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You stepped up for Jack and his family in their darkest hour

Jack was 22 years old when he was diagnosed with a dangerous blood disorder called aplastic anaemia.

  • Other blood cancers
  • Treatments and side-effects
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Q&A: Dr Peter Diamond – our head of research

Head of the Leukaemia Foundation’s National Research Program, Dr Peter Diamond discusses his role, priorities for the program, and exciting breakthroughs coming up in blood cancer research. 

  • Research
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Dr Peter Diamond

Thank you for keeping Gavin’s family close during a bone marrow transplant

Gavin thought leukaemia was only a children’s cancer until the day his shock diagnosis completely changed his family forever.  

  • Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia
  • Support services
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You’re there for teenagers with blood cancer through every setback and every victory

After relapse last year, Siobhan knew her Leukaemia Foundation family would be there for her again.

  • Support services
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