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  1. October 30, 2015

    Telling the Truth, the Whole Truth, and Nothing But the Truth on EGFR

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    Summary: Defeat GBM-funded research discovers a completely new process whereby EGFR alterations – which occur in the majority of GBMs – fuel tumor growth, and, importantly, identifies a potential way to exploit these changes in tumor cells to treat GBM using a class of anti-cancer drugs already in development. The majority of cells within the human […]

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  2. October 23, 2015

    Cancer Research Takes the National Spotlight This Week

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    Two announcements this week thrust the importance of funding biomedical research into the national spotlight, yet again. This Wednesday, Vice President Joe Biden stepped in front of a podium in the White House Rose Garden and made a long anticipated announcement: his decision regarding a presidential bid. However, after the Vice President revealed his plan […]

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  3. October 21, 2015

    2015 National Grey Gala raises funds, honors brain tumor community

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    “We’re a society because that’s a group that fights for each other.”  With those words, our interim CEO, David Arons, set the stage for the first-ever Grey Gala last week in what would be one of the brightest nights of the year for the National Brain Tumor Society, all of our supporters, and so many […]

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