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National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS) Company Profile

12:22 EDT 24th September 2018 | BioPortfolio

National Brain Tumor Society is the largest nonprofit organization dedicated to the brain tumor community in the United States. We are fiercely committed to finding better treatments, and ultimately a cure, for people living with a brain tumor today and those who will be diagnosed tomorrow. This means aggressively driving strategic research and advocating for public policies that meet the critical needs of this community. National Brain Tumor Society is a Charity Navigator Four-Star designated nonprofit. To learn more visit www.braintumor.org


News Articles [3559 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

John McCain has died. For brain cancers like his, ‘research is our only hope’

“Glioblastoma is one of the most complex, drug-resistant, and adaptive cancers there is,” said David Arons, CEO of the National Brain Tumor Society.

Childhood brain tumor treatment impairs new memory formation

(Society for Neuroscience) Young people who received radiation therapy for the most common pediatric brain tumor struggle to create new memories about specific events, according to a study of children...

Launch switch for most common malignant pediatric brain tumor

A delicate balance during brain development could have profound implications for understanding and treating medulloblastoma, the most common malignant brain tumor affecting children.

Brain Tumor Biomarkers Detected via a Blood Test

Scientists at Washington University in St. Louis say they have developed a technique that allows them to detect brain tumor biomarkers through a simple blood test.  Hong Chen, Ph.D., a biomed...

Liquid Biopsy for Brain Tumor Biomarker Developed

Scientists at Washington University in St. Louis say they have developed a technique that allows them to detect brain tumor biomarkers through a simple blood test.  Hong Chen, Ph.D., a biomed...

Growing brain cancer in a dish

Brain tumors are among the most aggressive and deadly cancers and a leading cause of cancer-related death in children and young adults. Glioblastoma is a particularly aggressive form of brain tumor ...

Noninvasive brain tumor biopsy on the horizon

(Washington University in St. Louis) Taking a biopsy of a brain tumor is a complicated and invasive surgical process, but a team of researchers at Washington University in St. Louis is developing a wa...

New noninvasive technique uses blood test to detect brain tumor biomarkers

Taking a biopsy of a brain tumor is a complicated and invasive surgical process, but a team of researchers at Washington University in St. Louis is developing a way that allows them to detect tumor bi...

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Understanding Brain Penetrance of Anticancer Drugs.

This paper explicates the impact of tumor capillary permeability for glioma WHO grades 2 to 4 on brain-penetrant drug entry and distribution within the tumor and the brain adjacent to tumor (leading e...

Thirty-Day Outcomes After Craniotomy for Primary Malignant Brain Tumors: A National Surgical Quality Improvement Program Analysis.

Despite improved perioperative management, the rate of postoperative morbidity and mortality after brain tumor resection remains considerably high.

Guidelines for the treatment of traumatic brain injury - 2017.

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is recognized to be the main cause of death and disability in the first four decades representing a major socio-economical problem worldwide. Recent communications reveale...

Bridging from Brain to Tumor Imaging: (S)-(-)- and (R)-(+)-FFluspidine for Investigation of Sigma-1 Receptors in Tumor-Bearing Mice.

Sigma-1 receptors (Sig1R) are highly expressed in various human cancer cells and hence imaging of this target with positron emission tomography (PET) can contribute to a better understanding of tumor ...

Dose-volume metrics and their relation to memory performance in pediatric brain tumor patients: A preliminary study.

Advances in radiation treatment (RT), specifically volumetric planning with detailed dose and volumetric data for specific brain structures, have provided new opportunities to study neurobehavioral ou...

Clinical Trials [10396 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Brain-to-Society Diagnostic for Prevention of Childhood Obesity and Chronic Disease

This multi-national program applies a breakthrough approach to childhood obesity called, Brain-to-Society (BtS) Diagnostic Approach. In Montreal, Canada and Palwal, India, the investigator...

The EPIC Project: Impact of Implementing the EMS Traumatic Brain Injury Treatment Guidelines

Evaluation of the impact (on survival and other outcomes) of implementing the Brain Trauma Foundation/National Association of EMS Physicians Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) guidelines in the ...

Evaluation of Cognitive-Communication Deficits Following Treatment of Primary Brain Tumor Patients

This study is to evaluate which cognitive-linguistic symptoms are most commonly experienced following brain tumor treatment. Cognitive surveys will be administered after treatment of prima...

Cell Culture of Glioma Specimens for in Vitro Preclinical Studies

The purpose of this study is to culture primary human brain tumor cells with the specific aims of: 1. Develop primary cultures from human brain tumor surgical specimens 2. Dete...

French National Observatory of Patients With Thymic Epithelial Tumor

RYTHMIC (Réseau tumeurs THYMiques et Cancer) is a French nationwide network for TET with the objective of territorial coverage by regional expert centers and systematic discussion of pati...

Companies [2333 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS)

National Brain Tumor Society is the largest nonprofit organization dedicated to the brain tumor community in the United States. We are fiercely committed to finding better treatme...

National Brain Tumor Society

Society for Neuroscience

The Society for Neuroscience is a nonprofit membership organization of basic scientists and physicians who study the brain and nervous system. Recognizing the field's tremendous potential, the Society...

Synaptive Medical Inc.

“Inoperable means we don’t know how to take it out,” said Dr. Michael Sughrue, Associate Professor, founding member, and current director of the Comprehensive Brain...

The National Multiple Sclerosis Society

The National MS Society addresses the challenges of each person affected by MS by funding cutting edge research, driving change through advocacy, facilitating professional education, collaborating wit...

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