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The PLGA Fund at PBTF Sponsors PLGG/PLGA Coalition Meeting in Germany

On Monday, January 13, 2020, the PLGG/PLGA Coalition kicked off their 4th meeting in 6 years to discuss the most current scientific studies and best…

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The Power of Human Cancer Genetics as Revealed by Pediatric Low-Grade Glioma

Through a unique international partnership between the PLGA Research Program at DFCI, the Everest Center PLGA Research Program at the German Cancer…

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The 8th Annual Camp Sunshine Pediatric Low-grade Astrocytoma Brain Tumor Week 2019

The 8th Annual Camp Sunshine Pediatric Low-grade Astrocytoma Brain Tumor Week 2019 was a “SOLD OUT” family experience with PLGA families from 17…

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Caught in the Act

First snapshots of cancer protein B-Raf illuminate basic biology, and can impact drug design for pediatric low grade glioma brain tumor…

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Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation and American Association for Cancer Research Announce RFP for Research Grant to Optimize Drug Dosing Strategies for PLGA Patients

The Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation’s PLGA Fund and the American Association for Cancer Research (AARC) are excited to announce a request for…

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Study Results: New PLGA Research Demonstrates the Power of Teamwork in Improving Outcomes for Kids with Brain Tumors

Children diagnosed with low-grade astrocytomas, the most common type of pediatric brain tumor, have close to 90 percent overall survival rates.…

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