GRAND RAPIDS, Mich (WOTV) Every single day there’s groundbreaking research being done in West Michigan to help save the lives of our children. Maranda got a chance to visit the Grand Rapids Research Center where some exciting things are taking place. Dr. Giselle Sholler gave Maranda a tour, she is a pediatric oncologist with Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital. Doctors in the lab are analyzing tumors from every patient that is diagnosed with pediatric cancer. This is state-of-the-art research being done for patients at Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital, what used to take several months now takes just hours. Every single cell of a patient’s tumor will be analyzed in the lab to help determine what kind of treatment they can administer for a patient.