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  1. We love you, LachieRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | South Coast Register

    ST MICHAEL'S Primary School continues to throw its support behind seven year old student, Lachlan Thoroughgood, by holding a Loving Lachlan Beanie Breakfast. The school community came together on Tuesday to raise money for Lachlan as well as raise the profile of brain cancer, by holding a breakfast on the school grounds in partnership with Power FM.

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  2. Boy, 12, gets all-clear from brain cancer following pioneering treatmentRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    Andy Turton with his son, Jake, who has been given the all clear after being diagnosed with a brain tumour in 2009 Jake Turton receives a kiss from then Bradford City captain Gary Jones as the Bantams' reach the Capital One Cup Final in 2013 A BOY whose life was saved by an internet search has been given the all-clear from cancer following pioneering treatment. Mad keen Bradford City fan Jake Turton, now 12, was diagnosed with a malignant brain tumour in 2009, which had spread to his spine.

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  3. Lawyer: Doctor-assisted euthanasia shouldn't lead to chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... submissions. Ms Seales had been living with the diagnosis since March 2011, when a neurologist determined brain cancer after she had been experiencing headaches and loss of vision in her left eye. The public gallery was again packed for today's ...

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  4. Treatment 'therapeutic', assisted death case toldRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    ... submissions. Ms Seales had been living with the diagnosis since March 2011, when a neurologist determined brain cancer after she had been experiencing headaches and loss of vision in her left eye. The public gallery was again packed for today's ...

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  5. No one should hear the words you have a brain tumourRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Canada NewsWire

    ... balance and mobility. Their effects are physical, emotional, psychological, financial and last a lifetime. "Brain cancer is a dramatic disease, in its presentation, in the impact it has on patients and their loved ones, in the nature of the ...

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  6. Why cell phones may be more dangerous for childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... of two Swedish studies by two professors with the University of Orebro in Sweden found that the chances of brain cancer rose concurrently with the amount of cell phone usage. The risk of brain cancer was tripled for those who used a cell phone or a ...

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  7. Doctors hope new treatment for brain cancer will spare people's memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sydney Morning Herald

    Doctors are hoping new technology will shrink people's brain tumours without the debilitating side effects of current treatments, including memory loss. Every year, thousands of Australians are diagnosed with brain tumours and usually they are secondary to other cancers found in their bodies.

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  8. Choice to die 'a sound decision'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... of their care. Ms Seales had been living with the diagnosis since March 2011, when a neurologist determined brain cancer after she had been experiencing headaches and loss of vision in her left eye. About 10 of Ms Seales' supporters, including her ...

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  9. Logan DeAngelis, 17; played many youth sportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Philly.com

    Logan V. DeAngelis, 17, of Green Bank, in Washington Township, Burlington County, died of brain cancer Wednesday, May 20, at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. But he had continued going to his junior-year classes, at Cedar Creek High School in Egg Harbor City, part time until Christmas, his father said.

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  10. Yard sale helps boy who beat cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WKRN

    Supporters of Jacob Will hosted a garage sale Saturday to raise money for medical expenses and future needs. The four-year-old boy was diagnosed with a rare aggressive form of brain cancer.

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  11. Lowell biotech Alcyone has exclusive collaboration with Houston companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Lowell Sun

    Alcyone Lifesciences Inc., a biotech startup that moved its headquarters to the Boott Mill last summer, said it has entered into an "exclusive clinical collaboration" with Houston-based DNAtrix Inc. Under the agreement, DNAtrix will utilize Alcyone's microelectromechanical system Cannula targeted delivery platform for the intratumoral delivery of DNX-2401, DNAtrix's lead product for the treatment of the most aggressive form of brain cancer, glioblastoma. Alcyone, headed by founder, President and CEO P.J. Anand, aims to improve the performance of so-called "direct delivery" for a variety of therapies associated with neuropathological conditions.

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  12. Basketball tournament to raise money for teen battling brain cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Since Aug. 24, Riley Rutledge has had five surgeries, with the last one removing most of the tumor. However, the last surgery paralyzed his right side, and he lost 50 percent of his sight in each eye.

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  13. Magical evening for Bikers Against Brain CancerRead the original story

    Saturday | Seaway News

    Pictured from left, Dr. Joe Schwarcz, director of McGill University's office for science and society, Mya Jackson, 2015 Bikers Against Brain Cancer motorcycle ride's guest of honour, and Dr. Paul Poirier, Bikers Against Brain Cancer founder, at the first 'Magical Evening' fundraiser at Riverdale Terrace in Cornwall on Friday, May 22, 2015. Songstress Roxanne Delage entertains a crowd with the help of guitarist Rod Robillard at the Bikers Against Brain Cancer's inaugural 'Magical Evening' fundraiser at Riverdale Terrace in Cornwall on Friday, May 22, 2015.

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  14. Yard sale being held for Mt. Juliet boy who battled brain cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | WKRN

    Jacob underwent surgeries to remove a third of his brain as well as multiple rounds of chemotherapy, even spending some time on life support. "[The tumor] was approximately the size of a tennis ball.

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  15. Pioneer heart surgeon N.C. Tan dies at age 84Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Straits Times

    ... His team members included his wife, cardiologist Dixie Tan, a former Member of Parliament who died last year of brain cancer. She was 78. His eldest child, Grace, 51, a Stanford-trained chemist and now missionary, said her father retired 14 years ...

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  16. Cancer treatment and the 2 things that matterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Daily Democrat

    ... Cathy, came to visit me. I was especially blessed that Cathy came along, since she has been struggling with brain cancer for two years. At one point, Ron asked me what it was like for me to be on the receiving end of ministry when I had spent so ...

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  17. Ask the Expert: 3 obstacles to treating brain tumorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Arizona Republic

    ... That is followed by extensive genome-wide profiling, leading to a selection of drugs that would target the brain cancer and diffuse regions of the lesion that cannot be removed by surgery. Dr. Sara Byron is a Research Assistant Professor at the ...

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  18. Lowell biotech Alcyone announces exclusive collaboration with Houston firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Lowell Sun

    Alcyone Lifesciences Inc., a biotech startup that moved its headquarters to the Boott Mill last summer, said it has entered into an "exclusive clinical collaboration" with Houston-based DNAtrix Inc. Under the agreement, DNAtrix will utilize Alcyone's microelectromechanical system Cannula targeted delivery platform for the intratumoral delivery of DNX-2401, DNAtrix's lead product for the treatment of the most aggressive form of brain cancer, glioblastoma. Alcyone, headed by founder, President and CEO P.J. Anand, aims to improve the performance of so-called "direct delivery" for a variety of therapies associated with neuropathological conditions.

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  19. Camillus sisters fighting cancer together spark mission to educate, help othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Post-Standard

    ... Camillus in 2012. Two years later, Coleates was hit with glioblastoma multiforme (GBM), an aggressive form of brain cancer, and that idea suddenly became much more important. That idea is Chrissy's Fund , a new nonprofit foundation that hopes to ...

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  20. Northwest Biotherapeutics To Present At New York Academy of Sciences' ...Read the original story

    Thursday May 21 | BioSpace

    ... Phase III trial in newly diagnosed Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM). GBM is the most aggressive and lethal form of brain cancer, and is an "orphan disease." The Company is under way with a 60-patient Phase I/II trial with DCVax-Direct for all types of ...

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