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August 2, 2012 05:09 PM
Study suggests new treatment target for deadly brain tumors

Scientists led by Dr. Luis Parada at UT Southwestern Medical Center have identified a cancer stem cell-like treatment target against glioblastoma (GBM) - the most deadly type of brain tumor.

July 30, 2012 03:44 PM
Research May Lead to New Treatment for Glioblastoma Brain Tumor

The study, led by Antonio Iavarone at Columbia University Medical Center, pinpoints a genetic cause of some cases of glioblastoma (GBM) -- the most lethal form of brain tumor.

July 26, 2012 06:46 PM
Vanderbilt-led team to develop 'microbrain' to improve drug testing

The research is part of the National Institute of Health's $70 million "Tissue Chip For Drug Testing" program.

June 21, 2012 12:18 PM
Subtype of Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM) Is Associated With Longer Life Expectancy

University of Wisconsin-Madison research shows new prognosis tool for deadly brain cancer.

June 15, 2012 12:03 PM
Researchers Determine Pathway for Origin of Most Common Form of Brain and Spinal Cord Tumor

Johns Hopkins scientists hope discovery will drive drug treatments for meningioma brain tumors

June 7, 2012 01:44 PM
Canadian "Dream Team" To Tackle Deadly Brain Cancer

A multi-partner, $8.2 million investment will develop new glioblastoma treatments.

June 7, 2012 12:12 PM
NIH study finds childhood CT scans linked to leukemia and brain cancer later in life

Overall risk is low and outweighed by the reason the child needs the CT scan in the first place.

June 4, 2012 01:54 PM
Wisconsin Team Reveals Way to Treat Drug-resistant Brain Tumor Cells

New research from the University of Wisconsin-Madison explains why the incurable brain cancer, glioblastoma multiforme (GBM), is highly resistant to current chemotherapies.



May 14, 2012 05:40 PM
Race for Hope DC: "Where I Needed to Be..."

Brain tumor survivor Mark Green participated in the 15th Annual Race for Hope DC and shares his story.

May 6, 2012 12:02 PM
Race for Hope DC Celebrates 15 Years Of Running For Brain Tumor Research

American Idol® David Cook Returns To Serve As Honorary Chair

May 4, 2012 10:23 AM
Max Wallace: A Leading Changemaker In The Case Foundation's "Be Fearless" Campaign

Interview Highlights ABC2's High-Risk, High-Reward Approach To Developing New, Effective Treatments for Brain Tumor Patients

April 30, 2012 12:47 PM
Why My Family and I Literally Went Gray for May

ABC2's Danielle Rosenscruggs and her family are Going Gray in May to support Brain Tumor Awareness Month.  Are you?

March 28, 2012 04:15 PM
Sun Shines on 3rd Annual Florida Brain Cancer 5k

More than 1,000 participants joined forces for the 3rd Annual Florida Brain Cancer 5k Run/Walk and raised more than $140,000 on behalf of Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure.

March 22, 2012 11:36 AM
David Cook And Friends Race Towards A Cure At The LA Marathon

ABC2's Race Towards A Cure team at the LA Marathon raised more than $112,000 to fund cutting-edge brain tumor research.

March 21, 2012 02:15 PM
NCI and Patient Advocates Tackle The Drug Shortage Issue

Max Wallace, CEO of Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure, represented the brain tumor community at a patient advocacy meeting hosted by the National Cancer Institute last month.

February 24, 2012 05:31 PM
Mentoring the Next Generation

Max Wallace, CEO of Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure, mentors young researchers and budding biotech entrepreneurs at Duke University.

February 23, 2012 03:01 PM
Head To The Hill 2012

On May 7 and 8, advocates go to Capitol Hill to discuss critical policy issues that directly impact the brain tumor community.

February 22, 2012 02:31 PM
Volunteer All-Star: Stacy Thomson

Stacy's marketing savvy and passion for the cause puts ABC2 in the charity spotlight on

February 17, 2012 01:29 PM
Counterfeit Version of Avastin In U.S. Distribution

FDA Releases Warning Regarding Counterfeit Avastin

February 6, 2012 08:27 AM
ABC2 and Exosome Diagnostics Collaborate to Advance Clinical Studies of Exosome Biofluid Molecular Diagnostics Technology in Brain Cancer

A new and promising collaboration to develop blood and cerebrospinal fluid-based molecular diagnostics technology in brain cancer.

January 25, 2012 06:12 PM
Fundraisers and Friendraisers Build Momentum

2011 has been a very exciting year for Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure in many ways, including our event and fundraising efforts.

January 23, 2012 06:31 PM
Patient Groups and Researchers Join Forces To Speed Treatments for Rare Pediatric Brain Tumor

ABC2, CureSearch for Children's Cancer, The Cure Starts Now and The Lyla Nsouli Foundation fund international research consortium to improve lives of children suffering from Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG).

January 12, 2012 09:51 AM
"We Believe" David Cook Is Our Champion

ABC2 thanks David and his fans for participating in the Mozilla Firefox Charity Challenge to help cure brain cancer.

December 13, 2011 05:19 PM
Teaming Up With Justin's Quest

Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure and Justin Friedlander are teaming up for the next inspirational journey in Justin's Quest to end brain cancer.


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