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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 […]

Supercharging Radiation for Glioblastoma Patients

Treatment with radiation is a hallmark for glioblastoma patients. After surgery to remove as much of the tumor as possible, radiation is used to treat patients in almost every instance, regardless if they are pursuing standard of care treatment (radiation and chemotherapy), a clinical trial, or off-label use of another medication. As one of the […]

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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