Brain tumor specimens taken from neurosurgery cases at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Medical Center has given scientists a new window on the transformation that occurs as healthy brain cells begin to form tumors.
DARTMOUTH — Patricia Karpicz of Dartmouth is joining with people from around the country to raise a united voice in the fight against brain tumors. Ms. Karpicz is taking part in the Boston Brain Tumor Walk.
After receiving her medical degree in her homeland of Romania, Dr. Daniela Bota came to the U.S. to earn a doctorate in molecular biology to better understand why people develop neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's.
Journey Will Raise Awareness for Brain Cancer Research On October 1, local resident Heidi Gottlieb will begin a long walk from her home in Port Washington to Mass General Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts, where she was last treated for a cancerous brain