IBTA e-News February 2016 now out

By 29th February 2016IBTA News
[29 February 2016] The IBTA's monthly e-News has now been released and has been emailed to all subscribers.

Some of the highlights from the February issue include:

  • Two glioblastoma treatments are selected as ‘Clinical Cancer Advances’ in American Society of Clinical Oncology’s annual report
  • Brain tumours are found to be leading cause of cancer-related death in teenagers and young adults
  • International study identifies unique subtypes of glioma
  • Proton beam therapy: finding the truth behind the recent headlines
  • A clinical trial of Robotic Laser Thermotherapy will focus on quality of life outcomes
  • An international research consortium finds that asthma, eczema, and respiratory allergies are linked to reduced glioma risk
  • 'Stand up to Cancer Canada' announces their brain tumour research ‘dream team’
  • Experts make their predictions for brain tumour research advances in 2016

View the IBTA e-News February edition online here.

Our monthly e-News highlights items of interest to our international brain tumour community and is emailed to nearly 7,000 recipients. It gives a round up of the latest research and treatment developments, news about brain tumour patient organisations around the world, and key forthcoming neuro-oncology scientific and patient conferences.

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