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News: Medulloblastoma

Three-time cancer survivor gets a `Dream Day' from a blue genie  -  23 Nov 2009
MiamiHerald.comShe has spent much of her life fighting cancer, beginning at age 12 when she was diagnosed with medulloblastoma, a highly malignant tumor. ...

Couple visits DC to lobby for cancer research  -  ‎Nov 18, 2009‎
Fremont News MessengerBrown had been fighting medulloblastoma -- a common brain tumor in children that also can affect the spine. She was diagnosed in May 2006, when she was 8. ...

Cutaneous Epidermal Cysts as a Presentation of Gorlin Syndrome  -  ‎Nov 16, 2009‎
Archives of Dermatology1 Medulloblastoma is the most important early complication. Other features include palmoplantar pits, odontogenic cysts, and skeletal malformations. ...

State trooper jogs for local children  -  ‎Nov 16, 2009‎ State Trooper, whose 5 year old daughter, Reagan, was diagnosed with medulloblastoma, a brain tumor and Jack Taylor, a Crawfordsville City Policeman, ...

Walk will benefit children at St. Jude Research Hospital  -  ‎Nov 12, 2009‎
Toledo Free PressIn late 2007, Mattie, then 2陆, was diagnosed with a tumor in the middle of her brain caused by a rare form of cancer called medulloblastoma. ...

West Linn: Community offers help for youth with cancer  -  ‎Nov 4, 2009‎
Hillsboro Argus - OregonLive.comBy Special to The Oregonian But he found out the day before school started that he has a rare form of brain cancer called high-risk medulloblastoma. ...

Get happy - get hopeless  -  ‎Nov 10, 2009‎
PulseAs brave yet tragic Tracey boards the plane to Indonesia for life-saving hocus-pocus treatment for her inoperable medulloblastoma, we have to wish her ...

Making memories  -  ‎Nov 20, 2009‎
Williston Daily Herald14, Jayce was diagnosed with stage four anaplastic medulloblastoma. The Mayo doctors removed all of the brain tumor, but Jayce needed radiation treatment ...

Radiating quality  -  ‎Nov 18, 2009‎
Washington University RecordAmong his studies is a clinical trial designed to see if children with medulloblastoma, a highly malignant brain tumor, can be treated with a ...

Boy faces the world with best friend  -  ‎Nov 12, 2009‎
Toledo Free PressAt the age of 7, he was diagnosed with a medulloblastoma tumor that was causing his headaches and sluggishness, unusual for this active youngster. ...

Fundraiser set for Danbury girl fighting pediatric brain cancer  -  ‎Oct 29, 2009‎
Danbury News TimesThe 26-month-old Danbury girl was diagnosed with medulloblastoma, a pediatric brain cancer, at Danbury Hospital in February, after she started losing her ...

NewsFlash - October 2009  -  ‎Nov 2, 2009‎
Linex Legal (registration)The CT scan revealed that the respondent was suffering a medulloblastoma (a type of brain tumour). A right frontal intraventricular drain was inserted to ...

Infinity Reports Recent R&D Highlights and Third Quarter 2009 Results  -  ‎Nov 9, 2009‎ (press release)...of IPI-926 in a number of preclinical studies, including in models of pancreatic cancer, small cell lung cancer, ovarian cancer, and medulloblastoma. ...

Curis Reports Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results  -  ‎Oct 29, 2009‎ (subscription)The second paper discussed symptomatic improvement and rapid but transient tumor regression observed in an adult medulloblastoma patient treated with ...

Alassio: solidariet脿 e mascotte in passerella al Pupaz Show  -  ‎Nov 18, 2009‎
Savona news...che Airc sta portando avanti su due forme rare di tumori cerebrali infantili ancora molto difficili da curare l'鈥?Ependimoma e il Medulloblastoma鈥?.

Guz m贸zgu wcze艣nie wykryty jest uleczalny  -  ‎Nov 6, 2009‎
RzeczpospolitaU dzieci najcz臋stszym guzem m贸zgu jest rdzeniak (medulloblastoma), au doros艂ych - glejaki i oponiaki. W zale偶no艣ci od rodzaju guza, szans臋 na 5-letnie ...

Polska: co roku u 3000 os贸b diagnozowane s膮 nowotwory m贸zgu  -  ‎Nov 5, 2009‎
Rynek ZrdowiaNajcz臋艣ciej spotykanymi nowotworami z艂o艣liwymi m贸zgu u doros艂ych s膮 glejaki i oponiaki, au dzieci medulloblastoma. Co roku w naszym kraju prawie 3000 os贸b ...

Girl, 11, dies after long fight against cancer  -  07 Aug 2009
Fremont News MessengerBrown had been fighting medulloblastoma 鈥 a common brain tumor in children that also can affect the spine. She was diagnosed in May 2006, when she was 8.

Grade 7 Tripp Middle School  -  07 Aug 2009
SunJournal.comIt was a medulloblastoma tumor on the back of his head, which had already begun to grow once the doctors found it. Luckily, the surgeons removed 98 percent

Amazing "Maxapalooza" Set to Rock San Diego, Sept. 26  -  ‎Aug 5, 2009‎
Emediawire (press release)Dr. Sholler's program focuses on providing more precise and predictive approaches to treating Neuroblastoma and Medulloblastoma. The ultimate objective is

A novel role of HLA class I in the pathology of medulloblastoma  -  ‎Jul 12, 2009‎
7thSpace Interactive (press release)We explored the basis of MHC class I association with unfavorable prognostic marker expression in the case of medulloblastoma.

Charity soccer invite for awestruck Arnie  -  ‎Aug 5, 2009‎
Essex EchoArnie, of Seymour Close, Laindon, became involved with the charity after he was diagnosed with medulloblastoma last September. Since getting the news,

Rantin: Boy's cancer fight sparks movement  -  ‎Jul 14, 2009‎
The StateThe Heathwood Hall Episcopal School student was diagnosed with medulloblastoma late last year and referred to St. Jude. The pediatric cancer research center

'Benjamin the Brave' battles cancer  -  ‎Jul 25, 2009‎
The SouthernMay 1, Benjamin was diagnosed with a medulloblastoma, a cancerous brain tumor, and was rushed to St. Louis Children's Hospital for treatment and surgery.

It's outta here!  -  ‎Jul 12, 2009‎
Journal and CourierColton was diagnosed with medulloblastoma, a tumor that occurs in the portion of the brain that coordinates muscular movement, in late October 2007.

Infinity Reports Recent R&D Highlights and Second Quarter 2009 Results  -  ‎Aug 5, 2009‎ (press release) (press release)...activity of IPI-926 in a number of preclinical studies, including in models of pancreatic cancer, small cell lung cancer, and medulloblastoma.

Seven-Year-Old Yakima Boy Battling Brain Cancer  -  ‎Jul 18, 2009‎
KNDO/KNDU...headed to the Applebees on Washington Avenue Saturday morning to help a seven-year-old boy fighting a cancerous brain tumor called medulloblastoma.

Eden proves to be a little star  -  ‎Jul 17, 2009‎
Leicester MercuryThe nine-year-old was diagnosed with a medulloblastoma 鈥 a brain tumour which can affect motor and co-ordination skills. She was rushed to the specialist

Casscoe native, cancer survivor receives $2500 for higher education  -  ‎Jul 24, 2009‎
Stuttgart Daily LeaderLindsey was diagnosed with medulloblastoma at the age of 11. Medulloblastoma is the most common malignant central nervous system tumor of childhood.

Teesside family's 10 years of cancer fundraising in memory of ...  -  ‎Jul 17, 2009‎
GazetteLiveMuch of the money has gone to fund a vital North-east research project into medulloblastoma, the cancer of the brain and central nervous system which so

Matthew Pafko selfless in the face of illness  -  ‎Aug 1, 2009‎
Minneapolis Star TribunePafko was surrounded by friends and family members when he died of medulloblastoma at home in Blaine. Pafko was 9 when doctors first discovered a spot on

Hometown brothers raise money on charity bike ride  -  ‎Jul 30, 2009‎
Canton JournalThe Jenkins brothers and five others who took part, hope to raise as much as $6000 for research development at Children's Hospital to fight Medulloblastoma,

Prenatal Detection of an Extra-Adrenal Neuroblastoma With Hepatic ...  -  ‎Jul 30, 2009‎
Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine (subscription) (subscription)...malignant teratoma, atypical mesoblastic nephroma, embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma, congenital fibrosarcoma, melanoma, medulloblastoma, and retinoblastoma.

'I've got people who care'  -  ‎Jul 24, 2009‎
Brainerd Daily DispatchHe was diagnosed with medulloblastoma. The next day he underwent surgery and surgeons removed as much of the tumor as they could.

Clyde cancer cluster spurs legislator into action  -  ‎Jul 20, 2009‎
Sandusky RegisterAlexa, who has Medulloblastoma, is one of 18 children in the Clyde-Green Springs area that have been diagnosed with cancer in recent years. Rep.

Friends of Jaclyn  -  ‎Jul 21, 2009‎
Bawaal - [ Technology Simplified ]It was diagnosed as a medulloblastoma 鈥 a malignant, and life threatening tumor. On April 7, Jaclyn had another 2-hour surgery to implant a life port into

Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. Commences Phase 1 Study of KRX-0401 ...  -  ‎Jul 14, 2009‎
PR Newswire (press release)...glioblastoma, rhabdomyosarcoma, and medulloblastoma. Perifosine's inhibition of this and other pathways, as well as its ability to cross the blood-brain

10 years of charity work raises 拢300000  -  ‎Jul 13, 2009‎
Basildon RecorderThe Katie Trust provided equipment and research for children with medulloblastoma, the rare form of brain tumour which claimed Katie's life in 1999.

Infinity Paper On Discovery of Its Novel Hedgehog Inhibitor, IPI ...  -  ‎Jul 23, 2009‎
FOXBusiness...anti-tumor activity of IPI-926 in a number of preclinical models, including those of pancreatic cancer, small cell lung cancer, and medulloblastoma.

RICERCA: ISTITUTO TUMORI MILANO PIONIERE, AUMENTANO STUDI E ...  -  ‎Jul 29, 2009‎ protocollo innovativo per la cura del medulloblastoma, tumore dell'eta' pediatrica, che ha portato la percentuale dei successi terapeutici da meno

Il t猫 verde contro l'invasione dei tessuti el'angiogenesi  -  ‎Aug 1, 2009‎
AgrigentoWeb.itMa le cellule di medulloblastoma infantile diventano molto pi霉 sensibili a dosaggi minimi di radioterapia se si provvede a 鈥渟ensibilizzarle鈥? prima del

Researchers Stalk Anaplastic Medulloblastoma  -  Dec 24, 2008
Associated Content,By Gary Davis, published Dec 24, 2008 The Lucile Packard Foundation's newsletter and other sources have issued data regarding Anaplastic Medulloblastoma.

How One 11-Year-Old Kicked Cancer  -  Dec 18, 2008
CBS News,Pearce Quesenberry, 11, went through nearly a year of treatment for her medulloblastoma, an aggressive brain cancer. But this Christmas will be a merry one

Community rallies to help young cancer patient  -  Dec 16, 2008
Lassen County News,Brittany suffers from medulloblastoma, a very aggressive form of childhood cancer. She鈥檚 undergone multiple surgeries to remove a nectarine-sized brain

Santa celebrates a CARTI Kids Christmas  -  Dec 27, 2008
Sherwood Voice,Shelby Clinton, a 12-year-old seventh-grader at Lakewood Middle School, was diagnosed with medulloblastoma in 2003. Clinton also received treatment at

Spaghetti dinner benefits young cancer patient  -  Dec 2, 2008
Lassen County News,Proceeds from the dinner will benefit the family of Brittany McCalmon, 9, who suffers from medulloblastoma, a very aggressive form of childhood cancer.

School raises funds for Oliver Crowe  -  Dec 15, 2008
Burlington Post,The diagnosis was medulloblastoma. He was transferred to Hamilton General Hospital where emergency surgery was performed on Oct. 13, to remove most of the

Proton beam therapy: Is it the future of radiation?  -  Dec 10, 2008
HemOncToday,Cancer showed that protons had a lifetime cost savings of 鈧23600 and added 0.68 quality-adjusted life-years per patient for childhood medulloblastoma.

Farewell and Thanks for the Memories  -  Dec 12, 2008
Lancaster Farming,In July, our 11-year-old grandson was diagnosed with medulloblastoma, a cancerous brain tumor. It has been heart-wrenching to watch his braveness as he

Una slitta per il Meyer  -  Dec 10, 2008
inToscana,...sostenere il progetto "Per Elisa contro il medulloblastoma" finanziando una borsa di studio in neurochirurgia a favore dell'ospedale pediatrico Meyer.

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A glioma consisting of neoplastic cells that resemble the undifferentiated cells of the primitive neural tube.

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