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National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS) Company Profile

09:49 EST 11th December 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 [3608 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...

Fluorescent marker can help guide surgeons to remove dangerous brain tumor cells more accurately

(National Cancer Research Institute) A chemical that highlights tumor cells has been used by surgeons to help spot and safely remove brain cancer in a trial presented at the 2018 NCRI Cancer Conferenc...

Fluorescence Can ID High-Grade Glioma During Sx for Brain Tumor

TUESDAY, Nov. 6, 2018 -- The presence of visible fluorescence can serve as an intraoperative diagnostic surgical biomarker of high-grade glioma within a brain tumor, according to a study presented at ...

Study shows potential to develop brain tumor liquid biopsies

(Cancer Research UK) Scientists are making strides in developing liquid biopsies for brain tumors by detecting tumor DNA in the fluid from around the brain and spine.

Innovative brain tumor operation set to tailor to patients' needs

One of the biggest challenges facing surgeons carrying out the removal of a brain tumor is working out how much of it they can remove without damaging the patient's life afterwards.

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 ...

With free brain tumor screening, the road to early detection may be filled with potholes

The Brain Tumor Foundation’s Road to Early Detection is in Brooklyn, New York, this week, offering free brain tumor screening in its mobile MRI unit to anyone who signs up. The visit appears to be ...

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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...

Evaluating cellularity and structural connectivity on whole brain slides using a custom-made digital pathology pipeline.

In brain research, the histopathological examination of coronar whole-brain slides provides important insights into spatial disease characteristics. Regarding brain tumor research, this enables visual...

Effect of Dexmedetomidine Combined Anesthesia on Motor-Evoked Potentials during Brain Tumor Surgery.

Dexmedetomidine (DEX) is used as an adjunct to total intravenous anesthesia. However, its effect on intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring (IOM) during brain tumor surgery remains controversial....

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...

900MHz 1H-/13C-NMR analysis of 2-hydroxyglutarate and other brain metabolites in human brain tumor tissue extracts.

To perform in vitro high-resolution 900 MHz magnetic resonance spectroscopy (NMR) analysis of human brain tumor tissue extracts and analyze for the oncometabolite 2-hydroxyglutarate (2HG) and other br...

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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...

Lactate Levels Correlates With Ki-67 in Brain Tumor Surgery

In neurosurgery, brain tumor patients show increased levels of lactate at the beginning of surgery. This has been related to malignancy. Ki-67 is a cell proliferation index used as a marke...

Companies [2361 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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