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ST. LOUIS, Mo. _Good news this morning in the fight against cancer. The St. Baldrick`s Foundation, the largest private funder of childhood cancer research grants, has just awarded 39 infrastructure grants totaling $2.2 million to institutions across the country.

Dr. William Ferguson joined us to talk about this donation and the clinical trials.

SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children`s Hospital will receive an infrastructure grant from the St. Baldrick`s Foundation totaling $93,819. St. Louis Community raised $514,000 this year through St. Baldrick`s head-shaving events - funds that make grants like these possible.