The First Patient Has Been Dosed in a Trial for Glioblastoma, Medulloblastoma, and Ependymoma
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The First Patient Has Been Dosed in a Trial for Glioblastoma, Medulloblastoma, and Ependymoma

Mustang Bio, a biopharmaceutical company, and City of Hope, a cancer center, have just revealed that their first participant in their Phase 1 clinical trial for leptomeningeal brain tumors including…

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Webinar: Is This Multidisciplinary Approach the Future of Brain Tumor Treatment?
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Webinar: Is This Multidisciplinary Approach the Future of Brain Tumor Treatment?

According to a story from yahoo.finance.com, the medical technology company iCAD, Inc. recently held a webinar featuring several brain tumor experts that discussed the potential of an approach called intraoperative…

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A Reader Responds: A Common Parasite With An Uncommon Name: Toxoplasma Gondii is Associated with Brain Cancer
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A Reader Responds: A Common Parasite With An Uncommon Name: Toxoplasma Gondii is Associated with Brain Cancer

A reader named Fiorella, recently reached out in response to an article we wrote entitled: A Common Parasite With An Uncommon Name: Toxoplasma Gondii is Associated with Brain Cancer. This…

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A Common Parasite With An Uncommon Name: Toxoplasma gondii is Associated with Brain Cancer
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A Common Parasite With An Uncommon Name: Toxoplasma gondii is Associated with Brain Cancer

  Toxoplasmosis is transmitted by Toxoplasma gondii, the protozoan parasite which is known to be among the most common parasites worldwide. The infection occurs from contaminated meat, cat feces that…

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New Finding: Overactive Mitochondria Are Responsible for Twenty Percent of Glioblastoma Brain Cancers

Neuroscience News recently carried an article heralding reports of researchers' finding that upwards of twenty percent of lethal glioblastoma brain cancers may be treatable by newly developed drugs. Currently, the…

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Tel Aviv University Team Uses CRISPR Technique to Destroy Metastatic Cancer Cells in Mice
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Tel Aviv University Team Uses CRISPR Technique to Destroy Metastatic Cancer Cells in Mice

     The latest news from Israeli scientists, published in the Times of Israel, is that researchers at Tel Aviv University have accurately targeted cancerous cells in mice using CRISPR.…

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Trodelvy Gets Orphan Drug Designation as a Glioblastoma Treatment
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Trodelvy Gets Orphan Drug Designation as a Glioblastoma Treatment

According to a story from GlobeNewswire, the biopharmaceutical company Immunomedics, Inc., has recently announced that its medication sacituzumab govitecan-hziy (marketed as Trodelvy) has recently earned Orphan Drug designation from the…

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Even in Death, This Glioblastoma Patient’s Selfless Lego Donation Drive Touches Thousands of Lives
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Even in Death, This Glioblastoma Patient’s Selfless Lego Donation Drive Touches Thousands of Lives

According to a story from 10tv.com, Kellan Shatto is an eight year old boy who really likes to play with Legos. He also has a rare disease: neurofibromatosis. The disease…

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