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  1. April 20, 2016

    Research Updates: Recent NBTS-Funded Research

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    The ultimate goal of scientific endeavor in the field of cancer research is to advance discoveries made in the laboratory through the translational and pre-clinical research process to become new medicines patients can take in the clinic. But as scientific discoveries and advancements occur, it is also important that results from studies be published in […]

  2. April 7, 2016

    Top Five Blogs From January – March 2016


    The first three months of any year can be a busy time: The winter holidays and New Year’s celebrations are wrapping up and folks are returning to work; children head back to school after winter vacation; and then before we know it there’s a whole new slate holidays and school vacation weeks – Martin Luther King, Jr. […]

  3. March 30, 2016

    From the CEO’s Desk: Moving Deeper Into the Brain Tumor Precision Medicine Era


    Last week, a colleague sent me a news story about a young girl whose glioma was in an advanced state and not responding to conventional treatments. Doctors from Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Hospital’s pediatric neuro-oncology team tried a last-resort treatment for the young patient, and, miraculously, three years later, she has not only survived, but is thriving. […]

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