Monthly Archives: April 2014

AKBTC Foundation Secures Support from Congress for Federal Research on Slow Growing Brain Tumors

April 7th, 2014|

Congress’s recent inclusion of language in the FY2014 budget and appropriations bill for the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the National Cancer Institute (NCI) urged the federal research […]

Pediatric Low-Grade Gliomas: How Modern Biology Reshapes the Clinical Field

April 7th, 2014|

Dr. Mark Kieran’s, et. al article reviews the clinical features of PLGG tumors, current therapeutic strategies and the recent discovery of genomic alterations characteristic to these tumors. And further […]

Register NOW for Dr. Mark Kieran’s webinar entitled “Long Term Survivorship Outcomes for Children Battling Low Grade Glioma

April 7th, 2014|

Children with pediatric low-grade gliomas (PLGG) are known to have excellent 10-year survival rates; however until now, the outcomes of adult survivors of PLGG have been relatively unknown. Dr. […]

May Is Brain Tumor Awareness Month

April 7th, 2014|

Spring Into Action in May during Brain Tumor Awareness Month
May is almost upon us and A Kids’ Brain Tumor Cure Foundation is ready to usher in the most productive […]