CURE’s brain cancer page features the latest cancer news and updates on brain cancer Through articles, videos, podcasts, and more, CURE brings readers the insights of experts, cancer survivors, patients, and advocates to ensure everyone is up to date in brain cancer.
January 20th 2021
December 22nd 2020
Researchers try new drug combination to improve overall survival in patients with recurrent high-grade glioma, but are unsuccessful.
December 21st 2020
The approval of an investigational new drug application will allow Berubicin’s manufacturer to begin studying the investigational drug in adults with glioblastoma who have previously failed their first treatment.
December 10th 2020
President-elect has a well known personal relationship with cancer as his son Beau Biden was diagnosed with glioblastoma and passed from this disease. This high-profile journey and story had an impact on my own journey with cancer.
November 27th 2020
From the National Cancer Institute releasing promising research data into the genomic mutations that helped “exceptional responders” survive on treatment when others didn’t, to a 15-year-old Kentucky cancer survivor dying from COVID-19, here’s what’s happening in the cancer landscape this week.
November 25th 2020
The Food and Drug Administration’s approval of Danyelza comes as a result of two trials that assessed the efficacy of the drug in patients with relapsed or refractory high-risk neuroblastoma in the bone or bone marrow who did not have sufficient response to prior therapies.
September 20th 2020
The call that raised the hair on my arms, which is the one I least expected, came at 7:30 a.m. during a sales meeting.
September 16th 2020
As a caregiver, you rarely have 10 seconds to think or reflect on anything, but with my husband gone now, I find myself looking back more than ever. There are so many things we did right, and so many things I’ll probably always feel unsure of.
August 23rd 2020
After receiving a stage 4 glioblastoma diagnosis, one woman taps into her sense of humor — and turns that into a book.
August 3rd 2020
Each month, we take a look back at the most popular CURE® stories. Here are the top five stories for July 2020.
July 21st 2020
In honor of the second annual Glioblastoma Awareness Day in the United States, Erica Finamore shares her story of the journey and untimely passing of her husband Jon Marc. But how that passing has still given to the research of brain cancer.
May 13th 2020
The EndBrainCancer Initiative wants patient concerns reflected in national treatment guidelines.
April 24th 2020
From a skin cancer survivor raising money for the fight against the novel coronavirus to a Cleveland Browns fan who has survived a rare brain tumor helping to open the broadcast of Thursday’s NFL Draft, here’s what is making headlines in the cancer space this week.
April 9th 2020
Going in for an infusion amid the coronavirus pandemic with a possible "symptom" of COVID-19 and wondering what risks lie ahead.
April 1st 2020
At the best of times, cancer is a difficult burden to bear, but in the midst of a pandemic, it's especially worse. But patients with cancer know the way out is by going through.
February 27th 2020
One survivor offers her suggestions to handle chemo brain as she copes with her almost-10-year-old chemo brain.
January 21st 2020
With the start of a new decade, a brain cancer patient discovers what may be the most courageous way to move forward in his life.
January 17th 2020
From a weight loss drug’s possible cancer risk to a shocking cancer revelation in the death of ESPN reporter Edward Aschoff, here’s what is making headlines in the cancer space this week.
December 19th 2019
New findings show that Ibrance has the potential to help patients with brain metastases that harbor a CDK pathway alteration.
December 13th 2019
From a bill that would improve access to care for patients with stage 4 cancer to the death of Roxette lead singer Marie Fredrikksson, here’s what is making headlines in the cancer space this week.
December 11th 2019
Friends would often ask me why I was doing all this running and biking. I had no answer for them. Now, looking back, I know that God was preparing me for the biggest race of my life: my cancer journey!
December 3rd 2019
While scientists have a limited understanding of how brain metastases genetically evolve from their primary tumor, research presented at the Society for Neuro-Oncology’s Annual Meeting may have identified a connection between genetic mutations and treatment options that could offer patients improved outcomes.
November 27th 2019
Researchers developed SurVaxM to help stimulate an immune response in patients with glioblastoma.
November 26th 2019
"I’m trying to turn my season of yes into a season of consideration. A season in which I weigh what I can do, with what I’d like to do, and with a radical honesty with my community around what that means and what a low-impact, beautiful, accepting, good life looks like. I hope that season lasts for a long time."