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2014-07-24 16:24:49

Tony Danza Appointed as Master of Ceremonies for the Charitable Event NEW YORK, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Voices Against Brain Cancer, in partnership with New York Road Runners, will host its annual "Join The Voices! New York Run/Walk" on Sunday, August 10, 2014 at The Naumburg Bandshell in Central Park at 8:30 a.m. The charitable event, which last year raised close to one million dollars, will feature a five-mile run, a scenic walk, kids races and a fun family festival....

2014-07-16 12:42:09

University of North Carolina Health Care UNC researchers lay the groundwork for a new approach to brain cancer treatments and a better understanding of Parkinson's disease Researchers at the UNC School of Medicine have discovered that the protein PARC/CUL9 helps neurons and brain cancer cells override the biochemical mechanisms that lead to cell death in most other cells. In neurons, long-term survival allows for proper brain function as we age. In brain cancer cells, though, long-term...

2014-06-22 23:03:27

Dr. Leroy Hood, Institute for Systems Biology President, Accepts CEF’s Annual Inspirational Award on Dr. Foltz’ Behalf Seattle, WA (PRWEB) June 22, 2014 Dr. Greg Foltz, longtime supporter of the Chris Elliott Fund, and eminent Seattle neurosurgeon and researcher, was this year’s recipient of CEF’s Inspirational Award, presented annually at the Brains Matter Awareness and Celebration Luncheon. As a young man, Dr. Foltz gave up a promising career as a pianist to pursue a career as a...

2014-05-08 12:29:01

#TuneIn2GBM Social Media Campaign to Raise Awareness to Help Fight a Deadly Form of Brain Cancer PORTSMOUTH, N.H., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second consecutive year, Novocure is sponsoring its Tune-In to GBM campaign, a public call to action to "Tune-In" to glioblastoma (GBM) during National Brain Cancer Awareness Month this May. After the success of last year's inaugural campaign, Novocure is excited to combine forces with the Cancer Support Community, the Chris Elliott...

2014-04-24 12:29:32

Non-profit Announces National Call to Action for Individuals Touched By Brain Cancer NEW YORK, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Voices Against Brain Cancer (VABC), has declared May 9(th) as National Gray Day, in support of brain cancer awareness. Following the 2013 passing of the Louisiana Legislature by the House Concurrent Resolution 38, establishing May 9(th) as Louisiana Gray Day, VABC is lending its voice to further raise recognition for Gray Day by creating a national call to...

2014-04-22 12:30:39

Illinois Residents and Members of the Medical Community to be Honored CHICAGO, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Voices Against Brain Cancer will host its second annual "Join the Voices! Chicago Run/Walk" on Sunday, May 4, 2014 in Diversey Harbor, Lincoln Park. Registration begins at 8:00 AM with a 9:00 AM start time. The charitable event will feature a 5K run, a scenic walk, kids races and a fun family festival. Illinois residents, Tammy Maganini and Melissa Marotti, are this year's...

2014-04-17 12:29:28

LONDON, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Brain Cancer Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/drug_discovery/brain_cancer_global_clinical_trials_review_h1_2014.htmlBrain Cancer Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014SummaryGlobalData's clinical trial report, "Brain Cancer Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014" provides data on the Brain Cancer clinical trial scenario. This report...

2014-02-01 23:02:26

Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, applauds Seattle Seahawks Mascot Blitz the Hawk for delivering high-fives and hugs to pediatric brain cancer patients. New York, NY (PRWEB) February 01, 2014 Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research, commends the Seattle Seahawks’ mascot, Blitz the Hawk, for reaching out to pediatric brain cancer patients. According to the January 17, 2014 article...

2014-01-31 23:34:23

Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, comments on SeeWord, a new app designed specifically for brain cancer patients. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, comments on a recently released mobile app that was designed specifically for brain cancer patients. According to a January 26, 2014 article published by WYMT TV, titled “Brother...

2014-01-29 23:29:03

Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, congratulates VABC Ambassador David Menasche on the launch of his book, The Priority List, which is a memoir about his cross-country journey to visit past students despite an ongoing battle with brain cancer. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 29, 2014 Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, congratulates VABC Ambassador David Menasche on the launch...


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