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You’re who we fight for: NBTS staff share memories of 2015

As we pause and reflect on this past year, it is clear that 2015 will be remembered for its many poignant moments. We sadly said goodbye and paid tribute to good friends in the brain tumor community; celebrated new advances in science and research; and continued to advocate (successfully!) for more funding for brain tumor research and treatment development. And through […]

Congress Delivers Brain Tumor Community Holiday Gift

More funding for NIH to raise all ships, and specific funding for pediatric brain tumors, is welcome! More money will be available for brain tumor research in 2016, thanks to a year-end budget deal in the United States Congress that was reached today. The “omnibus” spending bill that sets government spending levels and priorities for […]

Survey Results: Clinical Trial Participation

  National Brain Tumor Society, in conjunction with neuro-oncologists, scientific researchers, and the biopharmaceutical industry, is constantly looking for new and better treatments for patients. However, scientific progress in a laboratory does not necessarily always lead to new treatments for patients. First, those laboratory results need to be evaluated and confirmed in high quality clinical trials to ensure […]

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