Brain Tumor News Around the Internet

At BTFC we hope that some day we will no longer be needed, that some day there will be a cure for brain cancer.  We know that you care about the latest research and news.   Here are some links to articles we found regarding the research currently being done, as well as general news regarding the brain tumor community.

USA Today published an article about a study at the University of Pittsburgh to help preserve fertility in children diagnosed with and treated for cancer. produced a story about a vaccine to help the treatment of glioblastomas used at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.

A writer who has a brain tumor tells how she is inspired by “The King’s Speech.”

The National Brain Tumor Society announced its new research project involving “systems biology,” which is a five million dollar initiative with promising results.

Dr. Henry Friedman of Duke University explains why brain cancer is the “most challenging cancer” in this video.

About The Brain Tumor Foundation for Children

Founded in 1983, BTFC was the first nonprofit in the U.S. to focus on brain cancer in children. Our mission is to support patients and their families.
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