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Attainment of Functional and Social Independence in Adult Survivors of Pediatric CNS Tumors: A Report from the St Jude Lifetime Cohort Study

Beyond survival, achieving independence is a primary goal for adult survivors of pediatric CNS tumors. Researchers at St. Jude recently concluded a…

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Clinical Trials and Expanded Access to Experimental Drugs/Devices Get a Boost from Recent Legislation

When you or a family member is diagnosed with a serious or life-threatening disease, you have choices to make about your treatment once standard…

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Scientific and Clinical PLGA Progress: Indebted to the Founding PLGA Scientific Advisors

Changing the outcome for PLGA patients through cutting-edge scientific and clinical research has finally become a reality.  Thanks, in large part,…

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From the Perspective of a Pediatric Brain Tumor Patient

16 year old Sammi of Team Samantha has turned her brain tumor diagnosis at the age of 3 into an opportunity to help others. She recently spoke at…

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AKBTC Funding Helps Support 3 Recent PLGA Research Projects

Thanks to the ongoing support of our community, A Kids’ Brain Tumor Cure has been able to help fund a variety of PLGG research projects including…

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Why I PMC: Year Up “Concrete Evidence of Change”

AKBTC Board Member Daniel Itzkovitz, his son, Dmitri, a pediatric brain tumor survivor, and supporters discuss the crucial need for fundraising for…

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