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  1. May 30, 2018

    Glossary Blog, May 2018: Biospecimens and Biorepositories

    Biorepository: A facility that collects, catalogs, stores, manages, and distributes samples of biological material, such as urine, blood, tumor tissue, cells, DNA, RNA, and protein, from humans, animals, or plants for laboratory research. Biospecimen: Samples of material, such as urine, blood, tissue, cells, DNA, RNA, and protein from humans, animals, or plants. Biospecimens are stored […]

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  2. May 29, 2018

    Brain Tumor Survivors and Care Partners Raise Their Voices

     “I want to make you aware of some of the obstacles that have come in my way since my diagnosis,” Liz Salmi says. As a 10 year survivor, Liz has been an active, honest advocate for the brain tumor community. This short video encapsulates just some of the obstacles she’s faced: she lost her […]

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  3. May 24, 2018

    Brain Tumor Facts & Figures, May 2018: Incidence, Mortality, and Survival in 2018

    Our monthly series called “Brain Tumor Facts & Figures” will provide information and data that can help you in your advocacy, fundraising, and awareness-raising efforts by presenting statistics that can help convey the difficult realities our community is up against. These can be used to make a case for support to your members of Congress, […]

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