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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 […]

Innovation, Partnerships & Progress: 2015 Scientific Summit Highlights

Scientific research is the backbone of the National Brain Tumor Society’s (NBTS) mission and programs. When our legacy organizations were formed in the 1980’s the general knowledge in the medical and scientific communities regarding brain tumors and how to treat this disease was very minimal. As such, our founders realized the only way to a […]

Smarter Classification of Gliomas: NBTS Funded Research

NBTS Associate Director of Scientific Operations, Jennifer Helfer, PhD, contributed to this post.  Following the 2014 Society for Neuro-Oncology Annual Meeting last November, we recapped how the scientific and medical field was moving toward a smarter classification for the many different types, and subtypes, of brain tumors. Here’s what we wrote at the time: Currently, gliomas by-and-large […]

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