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NBTS Brain Tumor Clinical Trials Report – Q1 2019

Brain tumor clinical trials open around the country all the time, and it can be hard for patients and care partners to keep track of new opportunities to consider participation in leading-edge clinical research. This report, generated by the National Brain Tumor Society, provides a summary of clinical trials that have started or begun recruitment […]

Top Five Blogs: January – March 2019

The first quarter of 2019 flew by. It was a very busy start to the year for NBTS, with exciting new partnerships announced and encouraging progress shared from our ongoing funded initiatives. Below is a recap of the most popular brain tumor news and blog items from Q1 2019 (January – March) on the NBTS […]

For Glioblastoma Immunotherapy, Is Timing Everything?

NBTS-funded research shows a significant survival advantage for patients receiving immunotherapy before surgery In recent years, immunotherapy – a treatment strategy to coax the body’s own natural defenses (the immune system) to recognize, target, and destroy tumor cells – has begun to transform cancer research and treatment, stealing headlines along the way. While there are […]

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