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Our annual advocacy day brings hundreds of brain tumor advocates from across the country to the nation’s capital to educate congressional delegates on the critical issues facing our community. Join us and we’ll provide you will all of the tools you’ll need to be an effective advocate!

From the Blog

  • December 19, 2014

    Defeat GBM Research Collaborative Produces Important Discovery

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    As we wrote on this blog back in May, the issue of “acquired resistance” is one of the biggest challenges in successfully treating brain tumors. Acquired resistance refers to tumor cells’ abi

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  • December 15, 2014

    A Step Toward Identifying Risk Factors for Glioma

    In 2007, the National Brain Tumor Society provided funding for an international project to search for more clues to one of the biggest mysteries of brain tumors – what causes them to develop. This week, researchers from this project, dubbed the Gliogene Consortium, published preliminary results from their study, which suggest rare mutations in a […]

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  • December 8, 2014

    National Brain Tumor Society Announces Appointment of New Chief Executive Officer

    Sally M. Davis named CEO of largest brain tumor nonprofit in the U.S. following national search National Brain Tumor Society, the largest nonprofit dedicated to the brain tumor community in the United States, has concluded its national search process and, today, announced the selection of Sally M. Davis as its new Chief Executive Officer. “National […]

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