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Updated 5/27: Brain Tumor Awareness on NPR!

To celebrate the final two weeks of Brain Tumor Awareness Month 2015, the National Brain Tumor Society has teamed up with WAMU 88.5 FM – the National Public Radio (NPR) affiliate of the Washington, D.C. and Greater Capitol region – to sponsor a number of segments from May 18th – 31st. If you live in the […]

Can this cartoon gorilla and dog fight brain tumors?

How two app developers created a game to raise funds for brain tumor research. Get the game! Lynn Barba lived out loud. She was outspoken, well dressed, a lover of animated movies, wind-up toys, and she was unafraid to let people know what she thought. “You knew where you stood with her at all times,” […]

How “Big Data” Can Improve Brain Tumor Treatment & Research

Back in January of this year, a young man came into the National Brain Tumor Society offices to talk with all of our staff. He was vibrant, well-spoken and captivated our attention, discussing the critical issue of data sharing in the world of research and medicine. Besides a fading scar from brain surgery, there was nothing discernible to […]

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