ECN News

CCHE 57357 installs a new cooling room: Enables centralization of supply of chain medications Provision of safe and accurate preservation of all stored drugs

At the Children’s Cancer Hospital Egypt 57357, we have recently installed a new cooling room of a large capacity to safely store all drugs according to manufacturing instructions. “The newly installed Hospital’s cooling room is the treasury of all the hospital’s stored expensive drugs,” said Dr. Ahmed Elzeiny, automation, and analysis manager, about the installation […]

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Amal is fighting bone cancer and propagating optimism among her 57357’s friends

Amal is a seven and a half year old girl from Asyout fighting bravely cancer at Hospital 57357. Despite her young age, she is facing a fierce enemy as bone cancer won the first round leading to the amputation of her left arm. Nevertheless, God granted her strength and determination to accept her condition with […]

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The 2nd annual ECN virtual Fundraiser amid the Covid-19 crisis meets its goals

A stellar group of ECN donors continue their support to Egypt’s cancer patients Enthusiasm from donors to support 57357’s new recreation therapy center     Once again ECN friends and charity partners are gathered last Saturday, April 24th, 2021 at a virtual global fundraising event attended by brilliant minds and loyal hearts from different states and capitals: […]

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Little Renad and her mother find reassurance and serenity in 57357

Renad is an 8 year old girl from Alshohadaa, Menoufeya, who is currently receiving leukemia treatment in 57357.” Renad used to be a very active and bubbly  child and is specially caring and considerate towards her parents and sisters, shares her mother” In the beginning, Renad suffered from fever, sore and masses in the throat. […]

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Hospital 57357, a sanctuary that opens its doors to alleviate the suffering of children with cancer

” Wilms tumor, at the third stage of illness severity”; “the news of the traumatic diagnosis of our beloved son Hassan dropped on us like thunder,  taking us aback and away from family & friends at a time where  psychological support was needed the most”, said Hassan’s father. -In 2018, Hassan that outgoing smiley one-year old baby boy, had suddenly […]

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Mohamed celebrates defeating cancer in 57357

In 57357, everyday there is a story of a brave fighter who defeats cancer after a long tough battle. Today we met one of them, Mohamed, who is 9 years old and comes from Port Saeed. He was admitted to the hospital in 2016 where he was diagnosed with leukemia. Currently Mohamed has completed his […]

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Reshaping future strategies of cancer treatment through the newly adopted technologies of regenerative medicine at CCHE 57357

“Leveraging technology that would give us the capability to shrink the phases of drug testing in cancer and spare the animal use in research and most importantly would help us getting across some of the worldwide limitations in organ transplantation, such as high cost and the long waiting list “said Ahmed El Ghoneimy,CCHE’s orthopedic consultant […]

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Nour& Khadija, two 57357 patients strengthened by the friendly atmosphere of the hospital and their friendship

At a young age, leukemia has messed up the life of our innocent hero Nour; nevertheless, she was fortunate to be admitted in Hospital 57357 to be provided with free quality compassionate care that would alleviate her suffering, enabling her to overcome that fearful disease. Nour has been diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia, a type […]

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Nayera is a 57357, Tanta branch heroine who is fighting bone cancer

  Her gift for her grandmother on mother’s day is a scarf, and the rest of her savings is for her mother. Behind each of 57357’s heroes there is a challenging story of his fight against cancer and a persevering mother who sticks to his side through all circumstances. Little pretty Nayera is our heroine […]

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CCHE 57357 signs a memorandum of understanding with Takeda Egypt to secure the availability of drugs to Lymphoma patients

In February 2021 the Children’s Cancer Hospital Egypt57357(CCHE) has signed a memorandum of understanding with Takeda  Egypt ,aimed at helping Hodgkin lymphoma patients at the Hospital, getting their medications safely and on time.  Takeda is a global biopharmaceutical research and development-driven company that has been known for its dedication to patients’ better health around the globe. It has a long history in japan, the country of origin […]

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Mahmoud is fighting brain cancer: He started the follow-up phase and wishes to celebrate his next birthday in 57357

Mahmoud’s mother: your donations were behind my son’s survival, each offering saves a child in 57357 “I wish to show up on TV to ask people to donate to 57357, so that my friends would find cure. I wish to become a superman like the one that appears in the Hospital’s ad,” With these words, […]

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ECN, a continuous support to 57357 even amid the world pandemic

Thanks to the support of Egypt Cancer Network (ECN), U.S to Hospital 57357 during the challenging times of the coronavirus pandemic, the Hospital is enabled to pursue the  fulfillment of its mission of providing world quality care to children with cancer either through funding the latest medical equipment and sponsoring education and training programs. With […]

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Sponsored by Egypt Cancer Network, U.S.: Rowa, A robotic system that has face lifted the medication dispensing process at Hospital 57357

“We are aiming at leveraging technology to maximize patient safety &satisfaction standards while ensuring accurate medication control”, explains Dr. Akram Elzainy, supply chain supervisor at the Children’s Cancer Hospital Egypt 57357, for the reason behind acquiring the newly adopted technology ( Bd ROWA Vmax) that is supported by Egypt cancer network U.S. The Rowa Bd […]

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Brain tumors aggregated waste predict the disease severity A novel prognostic marker for brain tumors

Choroid plexus tumors (CPTs) is a rare type of brain tumors that mainly occur in children. Physicians consider several factors before deciding the best treatment strategy, one of them is the expected outcome of the disease over a certain time period, which is termed ” prognosis”. In a new study published in the journal of “Neuro-Oncology”, a research team led by Dr. Shahinda El-Naggar, head […]

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Thanks to ECN farsighted vision of supporting research at 57357: A novel prognostic marker to predict children’s brain tumors’ progression by a 57357 research team

In line with scientists’ efforts to find new tumor markers that can classify the tumor and predict its progression, a research team at the Children’s Cancer Hospital 57357 succeeded to use what’s called “Aggresomes”, as a tool to predict the progression of certain types of rare pediatric tumors, such as Choroid plexus tumors (CPTs) . The […]

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Hospital 57357: Doors of mercy on earth

” For us, Hospital 57357 represents the doors of mercy on earth that were opened to cure my child’, shares Remas’ mother on  how has she felt upon the referral of her child to the children’s cancer hospital l57357  to be treated from blood cancer. In 2017, the 3year old playful kid  Remas, started suffering […]

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Pretty Zahra defeated cancer: I held on to my dreams persuading myself that going through each chemo session meant achieving a new victory.

Zahra in Arabic means flower, and she is actually one of 57357’s flowers, behind her pretty peaceful face there is strong will and determination in overcoming her dreadful disease. She is now 17 years. The disease attacked her three years ago when she complained from a mild problem in her nose. Physicians were confused about diagnosing her until her x-rays showed a tumor […]

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Supported by love and care in 57357, I decided to defeat cancer and be a good example for others

    I wonder is hope a feeling that creeps  in our hearts unconsciously! Or it is the result of happenings that lead to make it real and concrete? My story with cancer was not an easy one, but I went through the bumpy road taking one step at a time. I might have given […]

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story of a young Art calligraphy lover and how it helped him to beat cancer

In 2015, further investigations were needed to know what was wrong with the hero of our story, Ahmed the young artist. He had no medical insurance to even cover all the needed tests which could have put an end to his treatment journey before it began. Upon his referral, Ahmed has been admitted to Hospital […]

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Zainab Mahmoud, the 7 year old little girl who bravely fought for life Surviving 4 intensive care critical episodes and a successful bone marrow transplantation

“For an instance, I thought I won’t have her back again’, Zainab’s father said to the medical team at the emergency room. From upper Egypt to the heart of the country that beats with medical and scientific advances, Zainab Mahmoud 7 years, a pretty young girl came to the emergency room at 57357 with low […]

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World renowned Egyptian American Economist, Dr. Mohamed El-Erian donates 2.5 million pounds to compensate the shortage in donations in 57357

Dr. El-Erian: 57357’s achievements are source of inspiration for the whole world and it is honor to keep supporting this institution In a new initiative that reflects his attachment to his homeland and his on-going support to Hospital 57357 , Dr. Mohamed El-Erian donates 2.5 million pounds to help 57357 to face the shortage in […]

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Another achievement by one of 57357’s professionals: Dr. Sameh Saad receives the State award for excellence in basic sciences

Dr. Saad: in 57357, the researcher feels the value of his work because of the direct interaction between the clinical and the research sides We have important research work in leukemia and brain tumors, we pursue to better understand  the metabolism mechanism of the cancer cell to be able to stop its growth. A new […]

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Hospital 57357’s research department acquires top-notched technologies that enable better detection of cancer cells.

The CytoFlex Flow Cytometer (3 lasers, 13 colors) and The BD FACS Melody Cell Sorter (3 lasers, 9 colors) machines that have been installed at the Immunology Lab, within the Basic Research Unit are among the most important tools that are mainly used in the field of basic and applied scientific research, as well as […]

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Big dreams defeat cancer

Ahmed Atef is one of 57357 heroes who comes from Qena in upper Egypt. Four years ago, Ahmed’s father started noticing that his  son was feeling tired all the time.. In August 2016, Ahmed is referred to 57357 where the primary investigations indicated the presence of some infection and he was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic […]

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Omar a 57357Tanta patient who defeated cancer and scored 98% in his end of high school exams:

He dreams of joining the faculty of dentistry and working in 57357 Omar is one of 57357 Tanta branch heroes. He was admitted to the Hospital in 2016 with lymphoma. His treatment journey lasted till February 2017 as he finished chemo and radio therapy and started the follow up stage. Omar also was among the […]

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