Welcome to the website of the Swiss Childhood Cancer Registry!

The Swiss Childhood Cancer Registry (SCCR) is a national, population-based cancer registry for children. It collects data on new cancer diagnoses and concurrent medical conditions and documents the treatment and long term follow-up. Through this it contributes to understanding causes of cancer diseases in children with the ultimate goal to prevent them, and it helps to continuously improve treatments and increase cure rates while aiming to avoid or minimise late effects.


What's new in the childhood cancer registry?

On Saturday March 22, 2014 the radio program “Wissenschaftsmagazin“ on the  channel SRF 2 had a broadcast on the topic “Late-effects in survivors of childhood cancer”. Patients, together with a clinician and scientist talk about problems concerning follow-up and late effects after childhood cancer....

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The project: PanCareLIFE is a 5-year (2013-8) EU Framework 7 Programme that studies the impact of treatment regimes on the long-term health of childhood cancer survivors. Specifically, PanCareLIFE will evaluate quality of life and the risks of lowered female fertility and loss of hearing. It will...

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Die Kinderkrebshilfe Schweiz lädt gemeinsam mit der Swiss Childhood Cancer Survivor Study (Survivor Studie) zur ersten Schweizer Survivor-Tagung ein. Die Survivor-Tagung findet am 16.11.2013, 9:30-17 Uhr im Kursaal, Kornhausstrasse 3 in Bern statt.

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