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Innovations in Brain Tumor Treatments & Research

A version of the following article appeared originally in a special insert/section of USA TODAY today on 3/23/2016 called “Brain Health,” produced by Mediaplanet USA, as part of its “Future of Personal Health” campaign. Recent innovations in research, and new discoveries about how brain tumors behave, are delivering promise for more and better treatments tomorrow With […]

Potential Glioblastoma Treatments Entering The Pivotal Phase of Evaluation

Jump Ahead to List of Trials Glioblastoma (GBM) is the most common and aggressive malignant brain tumor and, regrettably, very limited treatment options exist for these patients. The current standard-of-care for newly diagnosed patients is surgery, followed by radiation and chemotherapy (with temozolomide), and, in some cases, use of the tumor-treating-field device, Optune. If and […]

Brain Tumor Research Highlights: March 2017

See February’s Brain Tumor Research Highlights, here. Over the years, NBTS has given more than $35 million to brain tumor research projects. We’re very proud of the impact this funding has made in advancing the neuro-oncology field closer to better treatments and ultimately a cure. And while NBTS is currently focused on driving our flagship research […]

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