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Transcript of my talk at Stanford Medicine X

This is the transcript of my talk at Stanford Medicine X on Saturday, September 17, 2016. I will post the video as soon as it is available–some of the things I say make sense when you see the slides. Coincidentally, this [...]

September 25, 2016 Surviving
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When your first thought is, “Let’s participate in research!”

Let’s go back to a few weeks ago when I first found out my dad had brain cancer. I was in an all day brainstorm session at work (no pun intended), when I saw that my mom was calling me. She [...]

December 3, 2015 Surviving

DNA in the house: sending my blood to Gliogene

In a previous post I mentioned that I am participating in the Gliogene study. This is a study where medical institutions like MD Anderson Cancer Center and UCSF are teaming up to find out if there are any genetic links to [...]

December 30, 2010 In Treatment
If two or more people in your family have a primary brain tumor, check out this site…

If two or more people in your family have a primary brain tumor, check out this site…

GLIOGENE is an international consortium of familial brain tumor researchers in the United States, the United Kingdom, Sweden, Denmark and Israel. With GLIOGENE, we may be able learn more about possible genes related to this disease — and then identify [...]

November 2, 2010 In Treatment