Brain Cancer | Tumor

Friday Frontline: NCI Research Project Identifies Genomic Mutations That Helped “Exceptional Responders”, a 15-Year-Old Cancer Survivor Dies of COVID-19, And More

November 27th 2020, 4:00pm


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.

FDA Accelerates Approval of Danyelza for Children and Adults with Relapsed or Refractory High-Risk Neuroblastoma

November 25th 2020, 11:13pm


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.

What it Was Like to Lose My Niece to Cancer

September 20th 2020, 6:00pm


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.

There are No ‘Right’ Answers When it Comes to Cancer

September 16th 2020, 4:00pm


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.

Laughing In The Face of A Brain Tumor

August 23rd 2020, 2:00pm


After receiving a stage 4 glioblastoma diagnosis, one woman taps into her sense of humor — and turns that into a book.

CURE's Top Stories: July 2020

August 3rd 2020, 5:00pm


Each month, we take a look back at the most popular CURE® stories. Here are the top five stories for July 2020.

Pushing Glioblastoma Awareness Toward A Happier Ending

July 21st 2020, 7:00pm


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.

Having a Say in Shaping Brain Cancer Treatment

May 13th 2020, 5:00pm


The EndBrainCancer Initiative wants patient concerns reflected in national treatment guidelines.

Friday Frontline: Cancer Updates, Research and Education on April 24, 2020

April 24th 2020, 7:00pm


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.

Yellow Tagged at my Infusion - It's Better to be Safe than Sorry

April 9th 2020, 8:00pm


Going in for an infusion amid the coronavirus pandemic with a possible "symptom" of COVID-19 and wondering what risks lie ahead.