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2011-02-26 00:00:03

New Service Links Brain Tumor Patients with Appropriate Clinical Trials Des Plaines, IL (Vocus/PRWEB) February 24, 2011 The American Brain Tumor Association today launched TrialConnect™, a service that links brain tumor patients with appropriate clinical trials based on the patient’s tumor type and treatment history.

2010-11-03 08:00:00

BEIJING, Nov. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- "For brain cancer patients after surgery, the combined DC-CIK and stem cell therapy from Cellonis Biotechnologies can be a very effective method in preventing cancer recurrence," says renowned cancer doctor Dr. Dinggang Li.

2010-10-25 08:00:00

NEW DELHI, Oct. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- In Medanta Cancer Institute's first two Elekta VMAT cases, physicians were able to simultaneously exploit both the precision and speed benefits of this novel technique.

2010-05-25 09:15:00

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.

2010-05-18 10:28:23

Researchers have identified an important cancer gene that could lead to more effective drugs being developed to fight pediatric high grade glioma, a disease which currently has a poor prognosis.

2010-04-21 08:05:00

WASHINGTON, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Certified Platinum recording artist and American Idol® 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.

2010-03-23 06:00:00

BOSTON, March 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Last year, the nation watched as Senator Kennedy and American Idol winner David Cook's brother lost their fight with brain tumors.

2010-03-10 06:00:00

DENVER, March 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Last year, the nation watched as Senator Kennedy and American Idol winner David Cook's brother lost their fight with brain tumors.

2010-02-23 10:16:07

Researchers at the Cleveland Clinic report the identification of a protein that is highly expressed in a subgroup of glioblastoma brain tumor cells and show that depletion of this protein increases the survival of mice with these tumors.

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