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Monthly Archives: March 2017

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 […]

Matthew Tifft: A Brain Tumor Survivor Who ‘Can’t Drive 25’ (UPDATED)

Update: Matt will once again be ‘wrapping’ his #2 Chevy on July 21, 2018, for the Lakes Region 200 when NASCAR rolls into New Hampshire. More information on the race can be found here. Tune in for some great brain tumor awareness! On Saturday, March 4, 2017 ,Matthew Tifft, a rookie NASCAR driver on the […]