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Top Five Blogs From January – March 2017

Stop me if you’ve heard this before – the past few months have been a bit frenetic. It goes without saying at this point that (unless you’ve been hibernating for the winter) the news cycle in the U.S. since January has been “active,” to say the least, as a new administration moved into the White […]

From the CEO’s Desk: Know Your Options – A New Resource for Brain Tumor Patients

The new NBTS Clinical Trial Finder will make it easier for brain tumor patients to find up-to-date information on clinical trials, enabling patients to better engage with medical research and make more informed decisions about their own treatment options – including clinical trials – in the emerging era of precision medicine. Dear Brain Tumor Community: […]

Hiding in Plain Sight: Defeat GBM Research Collaborative Helps Produce Paradigm-Shifting Study

Short Summary: Small fragments of DNA that are not part of chromosomes (where DNA is usually packaged in human cells) – which were thought to be inconsequential and extremely rare in human cancers – have been found in high-frequencies in brain tumors, but not normal cells. These circular stretches of “extrachromosomal” DNA were revealed to have […]

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