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The 17th International Symposium on Pediatric Oncology was held in Liverpool, ENGLAND, June 12-15. The Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation was pleased to be a Silver Sponsor of the comprehensive meeting, sponsoring a couple of sessions. The event had a record turnout. The summer newsletter will feature a session from Family…
Physical Activity for Cognitive Effects - NEW RESEARCH STUDY   A new protocol is open at the Pediatric Oncology Branch of the National Cancer Institute for children, ages 8 to 17 years, who have had a brain tumor that was treated with radiation at least 2 years ago. This study…
Basic Facts &Epidemiology Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG)is a devastating, aggressive brain tumor of childhood. It arises in the pons, a region of the brainstem involved in critical body functions. Though brainstem tumors are extremely rare among adults, they comprise approximately 10-15% of all pediatric brain tumors. DIPG is the…
The 17th International Symposium on Pediatric Oncology was held in Liverpool, ENGLAND, June 12-15. The Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation was pleased to be a Silver Sponsor of the comprehensive meeting, sponsoring a couple of sessions. The event had a record turnout. The summer newsletter will feature a session from Family…
The Neurotransmitter is a semi-annual newsletter published by The Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation. In this issue: Fall Event Update Grant Summary Special Thanks and Remembrances Research Summaries ...and more!

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