The Arcs is a place where a family and their supporters/community can honour a child or young person’s experience with rhabdomyosarcoma, fundraise, advocate and demonstrate their impact. Collectively, it allows families to come together – funds can be pooled towards the most meaningful research and voices can combine to convey our message.
160,000 children diagnosed annually across the globe with cancer
Childhood cancer is the number 1 killer of chidren under 14 years old
Only 4 new drugs have been
in approved in the last 20 years to treat
A relapse from rhabdomyosarcoma
generally has a very poor outcome (8
20% survival) as it’s not responsive to
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