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So You Heard About Rintega? Here’s What’s Next for Brain Tumor Drug Development

Last week, news broke that a promising clinical trial of a new type of treatment for a subset of glioblastoma (GBM) patients – an immunotherapeutic vaccine made by Celldex Therapeutics called RINTEGA (rindopepimut) – was discontinued because patients receiving the investigational therapy were not doing better than patients in the control arm. As we said in our statement regarding […]

Latest Brain Tumor Research News from the 20th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society for Neuro-Oncology

As has been our custom, we like to provide a recap of the some of the most intriguing news every year that comes out of the Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society for Neuro-Oncology (SNO), the preeminent scientific conference dedicated specifically to brain tumors and brain cancer, which was convened this year on November 20th- 22nd […]

GBM AGILE: A Community Galvanized

“GBM is just unacceptable…we no longer accept the status quo.” – Dr. Anna Barker Last week, you likely took notice of the press release, guest blog from Dr. Anna Barker, and a flurry of social media activity related to the announcement of the GBM AGILE coalition and clinical trial. As NBTS is co-chairing the GBM […]

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