October 22, 2019
Barriers to Accrual and Enrollment in Brain Tumor Trials BookmarkGeorge Lundberg, MD
Research paper from Neuro-Oncology curated by Editor in Chief George Lundberg, MD, who notes:Securing participation in clinical trials is a continuing and serious problem of clinical research for many cancers. This paper describes an effort to improve participation for brain cancer clinical trials.
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August 17, 2019
Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG)—An Overview BookmarkGeorge Lundberg, MD
Curated by Editor in Chief George Lundberg, MD, who notes:
DIPG is a rare, malignant brain tumor. Three hundred Americans, usually children, are diagnosed with DIPG each year. Its location (pons), its sublocation (intrinsic), its growth character (diffuse), and its cell type (glioma) describe a very difficult cancer to treat. Here is how one prestigious cancer center (Dana-Farber Cancer Institute) explains DIPG.