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This summer, Neema Hospitality will once again donate $5 per night at its nine hotel properties in Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Maryland to support ABC²(Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure), a non-profit research organization. BethAnn Telford is the inspiration behind the summer charity promotion. Telford is a brain cancer survivor, Ironman World Champion triathlete and childhood friend of Sandeep Thakrar, President of Neema Hospitality.
Last week, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted "Breakthrough Therapy Designation" for an early-phase brain tumor clinical trial at Duke University that uses re-engineered poliovirus to treat patients with recurrent glioblastoma multiforme (GBM). This past Sunday, CBS "60 Minutes", aired the second segment of their story about this promising trial.
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ABC2 CEO Max Wallace was interviewed by Janet Demeter, host of Childhood Cancer Talk Radio, about some of the most innovative and potentially cure-contributing research projects we are currently supporting.
This month, Nature, one of the world's leading scientific journals, featured the bold and risk-taking approaches to medical research being developed by leading venture philanthropies, including ABC2, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative.
This past Sunday, 10,000 individuals from across the globe gathered for one purpose – to find and fund a cure for brain cancer. Together they raised $2 million to benefit Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure (ABC2)and the National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS) at the Race for Hope - DC.
Yesterday, President Obama hosted a summit meeting at the White House to discuss his Precision Medicine Initiative. David Sandak, ABC²’s Vice President of Strategy and Research, was one of the invited guests.