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Investigators have demonstrated for the first time that the most common malignant childhood brain tumor, medulloblastoma, is actually several different diseases, each arising from distinct cells destined to become different structures.
Accurate data critical to early diagnosis, treatment Montreal, Canada (Vocus) November 18, 2010 An abstract of the study, â€œA step towards determining the annual incidence of metastatic brain tumors in the United States,â€ to be presented on Friday, Nov.
Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis have identified a gene linked to the spread of eye melanoma.
Researchers from St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and the Pediatric Brain Tumor Consortium (PBTC) presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology the findings of a pediatric brain tumor study using an experimental drug that targets the underlying genetic makeup of the tumor.
CHICAGO, June 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Researchers from St.
ROCKVILLE, Md., May 25 /PRNewswire/ -- A teen diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor and determined to raise awareness for the disease will be undertaking an even greater challenge in response to recent findings by the Central Brain Tumor Registry of the United States (CBTRUS). Justin Friedlander, a 13-year-old basketball enthusiast, is aiming to shoot a basket for each person who will be diagnosed with a primary brain tumor in the United States this year.
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CLEARWATER, Fla., May 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Each day in the United States, 482 people are diagnosed with a brain tumor. For these 482 people, not many treatments exist.
WASHINGTON, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Certified Platinum recording artist and American IdolÂ® winner David Cook is lacing up for a very personal cause on Sunday, May 2 as he joins walkers, runners, activists and survivors at the 13th Annual Race for Hope - DC, presented by Cassidy Turley (www.curebraintumors.org). Cook has spoken on numerous occasions about his brother, Adam, who lost his valiant battle with brain cancer last year.
Missing, mutated genes occur simultaneously in unique set of pediatric brain tumors.
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