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November 21, 2011 10:00 PM
Celldex Therapeutics: Brain Cancer Vaccine Shows Promise

ABC2 funded early studies of the vaccine at Duke University.

November 16, 2011 01:14 PM
ABC2 Research Talk Spotlights Scripps Florida

Top cancer researcher, Dr. Derek Duckett, spoke at the event hosted by The Redina Family Foundation.

November 16, 2011 11:43 AM
Marine Corps Marathon Runners Raise Over $76,000 For ABC2

Thanks to the 40 inspiring Race Towards A Cure runners who raised awareness and funds for a brain cancer cure!

November 14, 2011 12:15 PM
Sparking A Research Revolution

Max Wallace, CEO of Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure, spoke to university and biotech industry groups about speeding the drug discovery and development process.

October 24, 2011 06:01 PM
ABC2 And The V Foundation Collaborate To Fund Novel Brain Cancer Research At Duke University

The $1 million research grant to Dr. Hai Yan at Duke University aims to dramatically improve treatments for brain cancer patients.

October 18, 2011 01:57 PM
Race Towards A Cure: Marine Corps Marathon

James Nellis and Team Cure are on a mission to beat brain cancer.

October 14, 2011 03:28 PM
New Method Helps UCLA Researchers Zero In On Drugs That Can Kill Brain Cancer Stem Cells

This UCLA article features researcher Dr. Harley Kornblum, a speaker at Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure's Annual Scientific Meeting in 2009.

October 4, 2011 12:50 PM
David Cook to Run 2012 Honda LA Marathon to benefit Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure

American Idol winner aims to raise $100,000 in honor of his brother.

October 3, 2011 11:30 AM
ABC2 Annual Scientific Meeting: A Catalyst For Innovative Research

The meeting brings together the best and the brightest researchers and serves as an incubator for innovation in the field of brain cancer research. 

August 18, 2011 12:53 PM
Partnership Funds Promising Young Researcher At Scripps Florida

Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure and the Florida Center for Brain Tumor Research have awarded a $100,000 grant to Vanessa Saunders, a postdoctoral fellow at Scripps Florida.

August 14, 2011 06:02 PM
In Memory of Dr. Bernadine Healy, Former Head of NIH and the American Red Cross

Dr. Healy passed away on Saturday, August 6 from a recurrence of brain cancer.

August 14, 2011 01:09 PM
Partnership with The V Foundation Raises $1 Million For Brain Tumor Research

The 13th annual V Foundation Wine Celebration took place August 5-6 in the Napa Valley and raised more than $4 million for cancer research, including $1 million specifically for brain tumor research through a partnership with Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure.

July 5, 2011 10:17 PM
ABC2 and Miles For Hope Collaborate To Fund Brain Cancer Vaccine At UCLA

The $100,000 grant enables UCLA's Dr. Linda Liau to open a new vaccine trial for patients with low-grade glioma, a common form of brain cancer.

June 24, 2011 12:46 PM
Tocagen's Novel Therapy Moves Forward

Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure is the lead non-profit partner in the project.

June 3, 2011 06:29 PM
ABC2-Funded Vaccine Trial Shows Promise

A new brain cancer vaccine trial, led by Dr. Andrew Parsa at University of California - San Francisco, allows patients to fight their own disease.

June 1, 2011 11:08 AM
WHO Report: Cell Phones "Possibly" Cause Brain Cancer

Last week, a branch of the World Health Organization weighed in on the much debated question of a cell phone/brain cancer link.

May 18, 2011 06:13 PM
Max Wallace Moderates NCI Advocacy Group Meeting

Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure and the Chordoma Foundation are co-hosting NCI Director's Consumer Liaison Group meeting in Chapel Hill, NC - May 18-20, 2011.

May 7, 2011 03:49 PM
Does A Virus Cause Brain Cancer?

Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure and the National Brain Tumor Society recently co-sponsored a workshop examining the link between the cytomegalovirus (CMV) and brain cancer.

April 24, 2011 04:23 PM
David Cook Charity Concert

David Cook's Concert for Hope was a big hit! The American Idol performed in Washington, DC on April 29th to benefit the Race for Hope DC.

March 30, 2011 07:47 PM
Florida Matching Grants Partnership

Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure's unprecedented joint research grant program with the Florida Center for Brain Tumor Research resulted in four grants for Florida brain cancer researchers. 

March 17, 2011 10:17 AM
FDA Advisory Panel Endorses New GBM Treatment

A novel, non-invasive device that uses electrical fields to blast dividing brain cancer cells.

March 15, 2011 10:35 AM
Max Wallace Speaks at University of Virginia Innovation Roundtable

On March 17th, Max will discuss ABC2's mission and its commitment to new models of collaboration to find a brain cancer cure.

March 7, 2011 10:23 AM
Florida Brain Cancer 5k Raises $146k

More than 800 participants joined forces on Sunday, March 6th for the 2nd Annual Florida Brain Cancer 5k to raise funds and awareness for brain cancer research.

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