Brain Cancer Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. 11-year-old cancer survivor takes own life because of bullyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | WKRN

    A 11-year-old Champaign County, Ohio girl beat brain cancer as a toddler only to end her life after relentless bullying at school. Bethany Thompson's family says she took her own life after a horrible day at school.

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  2. 'It's devastating': Belleville family has second daughter diagnosed with incurable brain tumourRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | CBC News

    ... stuff, and I just hope it works out," said Andrew. In the last several months, the Gord Downie Fund for Brain Cancer Research has raised hundreds of thousands of dollars. "Which was fabulous," said Karen. "And if I could talk to him, I'd say, 'Don't ...

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  3. Wyoming cancer numbers drop in recent yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | KGWN

    ... Wyoming survival rates in 2014 were cancer of the pancreas at 8.1 percent, lung cancer at 15.3 percent, brain cancer at 27.8 percent and ovarian cancer at 45.5 percent. "Wyoming's overall cancer incidence rate has fluctuated over time, but has seen ...

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  4. NC school teams up with Bob's Buddies to support pediatric brain cancer familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... see the Patriots beat Holly Springs, their Southwest Wake Athletic Conference rival. The opponent was pediatric brain cancer. For the second consecutive year, Apex Friendship's volleyball players teamed up with Bob's Buddies, an organization that ...

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  5. Guest Post -- The Emergent Microbiome: A Revolution for the Life...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | jdsupra.com

    ... his brain. His remarkable response has highlighted the power of immunotherapy. After his son Beau succumbed to brain cancer, Vice President Joe Biden helped spearhead the Cancer Moonshot, a national initiative to cure cancer, one of the main goals ...

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  6. Could targeting a gene linked to microcephaly lead to a better brain cancer treatment?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | PhysOrg Weblog

    University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers have identified a potential new treatment for brain cancer by learning from a rare condition that can cause microcephaly. An extremely rare, inherited genetic disease known as Seckel syndrome causes microcephaly, which is a condition in which infants are born with an abnormally small head.

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  7. Brain cancer survivor lends voice to campaign against assisted suicideRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2016 | Iobserve

    ... A euphoria that was short-lived as the diagnosis returned - anaplastic astrocytoma, a rare, aggressive stage 3 brain cancer. She underwent two surgeries soon after, but was told she would not see Christmas, which was only four months away. Those ...

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  8. 11-year-old Ohio girl who survived brain cancer kills herself over relentless bullyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | KHWB-TV Houston

    The relentless bullying became too much to handle for an 11-year-old girl with a "crooked" smile, her mother said. At 3 years old Bethany Thompson was diagnosed with a brain tumor and battled through radiation treatments.

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    Oct 31, 2016 | Iobserve

    ... A euphoria that was short-lived as the diagnosis returned -- anaplastic astrocytoma, a rare, aggressive stage 3 brain cancer. She underwent two surgeries soon after, but was told she would not see Christmas, which was only four months away. Those ...

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  10. W.I.I.G.S. halloween party scoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | Lamar Daily News

    ... otherwise it will drive you mad." "We didn't know that he is actually a cancer survivor," she said. "He had brain cancer and we didn't know it. We have a living story here on our board of directors." "As a female I know it is very important to have ...

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  11. Campaign launched to grant terminally ill Star Wars fan's last wish of seeing new filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | Chronicle Live

    John Baillie, originally from Newcastle, has stage 4 brain cancer and may not live to see the Rogue One film, due to be released in December The sister of a terminally ill Star Wars fan has launched a race-against-time campaign to grant his last wish of seeing the new film before its release date. John Baillie, originally from Heaton, Newcastle , has stage four brain cancer and was told by doctors in August that he only has a few months to live.

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  12. How open source can change the face of healthcareRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | Aurora Era-Banner

    ... light on those who are "open" the default 21st century innovation model. Open Patient tells the stories of two brain cancer patients, Steven Keating, and Liz Salmi who advocated for open healthcare data standards. Steven Keating said that curiosity ...

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  13. Singaporean boy who loves golden retrievers diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | The Star Online

    A file picture of Tan holding her son Isaac's arm, as he got his wish to pat as many golden retrievers as possible. - The Straits Times/ANN SINGAPORE: A 13-year-old boy with brain cancer, whose wish was to have his fill of patting golden retrievers, died on Sunday.

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  14. Novogen ups commitment to brain cancer with acquisition of Glioblast...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | Seeking Alpha

    Aussie biotech Novogen Ltd goes all in with a brain cancer candidate developed by Roche's Genentech. It has acquired fellow Australian outfit Glioblast Pty Ltd for an upfront payment of AU$2.1M in cash and stock plus milestones.

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  15. Vascular Biogenics Ltd. (VBLT) Lifted to "Hold" at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | Daily Political

    ... which is in Phase II clinical trials for the treatment of recurrent glioblastoma, an aggressive form of brain cancer. It is also developing VB-201, an oral small molecule that is in Phase II clinical trials for the treatment psoriasis and ulcerative ...

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  16. Promise of better targeted treatments now possible in children's brain cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | Medical News Today

    More than 4,000 children and teens are diagnosed with brain cancer each year and the disease kills more children than any other cancer. Writing this week in the journal Cell Reports , researchers at Huntsman Cancer Institute at the University of Utah report they have identified an existing group of drugs that appear to reduce or eliminate a certain subgroup of childhood brain cancers while sparing normal brain tissue.

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  17. ISU student remains mentally strong while fighting brain cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | The Daily Vidette

    Going to class, working out and hanging out with friends may seem like a typical week for several college students. Add in five days of radiation and seven days of chemotherapy, and you have a week in the life of Josie Lakin, a senior fashion merchandising major at Illinois State University.

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  18. Leeds study into viral therapy leading battle against brain cancerRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2016 | Yorkshire Evening Post

    Around 9,000 people are diagnosed with brain cancer in the UK every year, and while treatments for many cancers have improved recently, the prognosis for patients with this type of the illness has barely changed. It's impossible to diagnose early because the symptoms develop so rapidly - and it affects children, adults and the elderly, with no apparent links to their lifestyle.

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  19. Little girl who battled a brain tumour loses fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    Eden Oyelola, in an August photo, holds a unicorn coin bank that was given to her by the Make-a-Wish Foundation. Photo / The Washington Post Eden Oyelola, whose battle with brain cancer was chronicled in a Washington Post story in September, died last week, said her mother, Sara Amare.

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  20. The little girl who battled a brain tumor, featured in a Washington Post story, has diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... almost two years, died Thursday. (Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post) Eden Oyelola, whose battle with brain cancer was chronicled in a Washington Post story in September, died on Thursday, said her mother, Sara Amare. Eden, who was 6 and ...

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