The Zika virus can kill off aggressive brain cancer, a new study claims. The mosquito-borne virus attacks the stem cells of brain tumors, according to Washington University of St. Louis researchers, who published the report in the Journal of Experimental Medicine on Tuesday. Zika causes severe brain damage in fetuses, which led scientists to theorize...
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
MARCH 01, 2013
NYS DOS ID#
NYS Entity Type
FOREIGN NOT-FOR-PROFIT CORPORATION
2013 - EUEL A. CORBIN BRAIN CANCER FOUNDATION
Around the Web
- Zika virus can kill brain cancer: researchers
By Natalie O'Neill - Tuesday Sep 5, 2017
- McCain calls brain cancer prognosis ‘very poor’
By Associated Press - Monday Sep 25, 2017
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. John McCain says doctors have given him a “very poor prognosis” as he battles brain cancer. McCain underwent surgery in July for a brain tumor that was later found to be a form of glioblastoma, the same type of cancer that took the life of his former Senate colleague Edward M....
- McCain set to return to work after brain cancer chemo
By Bob Fredericks - Wednesday Aug 30, 2017
Arizona Sen. John McCain was expected to return to the Senate next week after an initial round of treatment for an aggressive form of brain cancer, a new report said Wednesday. Republican aides told Politico the Republican — who celebrated his 81st birthday with family on Tuesday — plans to be back in DC next...
- John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer
By Joe Tacopino - Thursday Jul 20, 2017
Arizona Senator John McCain has been diagnosed with brain cancer, his hospital said in a statement Wednesday. The former Navy officer underwent a procedure to remove a bloodclot last week at the Mayo Clinic in Phoenix and more studies have revealed that McCain has a malignant tumor known as Glioblastoma. “The senator and his family...
- Foundation Aims To Make Cancer Care Less Scary
Thursday Sep 28, 2017
The Imaginary Friend Society is "by far the largest awareness campaign the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation has produced," PBTF's Amanda Hicken tells "Marketing Daly."
- For Parkinson’s, Two New Drugs Coming As Prevail Gets Started in NY
By Ben Fidler - Wednesday Aug 9, 2017
A drug that actually slows or reverses the brain damage inflicted by Parkinson’s disease, rather than just alleviates its often debilitating symptoms, remains elusive. But Prevail Therapeutics, a startup just launched in New York, has become the latest to try. This morning, the Silverstein Foundation, a nonprofit organization formed by OrbiMed partner Jonathan Silverstein, announced […]