Yesterday was the second annual Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM) Heroes Awards, honoring individuals who have dedicated their lives to helping patients suffering from glioblastoma. Read the full article here.
The ABTA presents: New Global Classification of Brain Tumors Improve Diagnosis and Treatment. To register please follow this link.
The Canadian Cancer Society has partnered with Bell Media, Corus Entertainment, NewCap Radio, Rawlco Radio and Maritime Broadcasting System Radio to create a text-to-give campaign. By texting FIGHT to 20222, you can donate $10, $20, or $25 towards brain cancer research. To learn more, visit this link.
Researchers at UCLA are developing a breakthrough treatment using a vaccine to help attack GBM cells. Read the full article here: UCLA researchers develop new combination therapy to activate immune response against glioblastoma
Check out this 60 Minutes documentary about a clinical trial at Duke University. They’re using the polio virus to kill glioblastoma cells… and it’s working!
Read the following article about stem cell research and its potential future treatment for glioblastoma.
The Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada will be holding a special event for caregivers, “Coping as a Caregiver: Helpful Tips and Strategies.” The virtual event will take place on Saturday, January 30, 12pm EST with special guest, Dr. Brenda Sabo, RN, PhD, Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The presentation will be followed by an hour long virtual support group. To register please call Cheryl Bauer at 1.800.265.5106 x247 or email firstname.lastname@example.org For more information, visit this page.