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BTC : Bigner Receives Researcher of the Year Award
Posted by pam on 2006/12/15 15:47:00 (61202 reads)

Darell Bigner, MD, PhDDarell Bigner, MD, PhD, was recently awarded the Tug McGraw Researcher of the Year Award from the Tug McGraw Foundation for his outstanding leadership in the field of brain tumor research. Bigner is the Edwin L. Jones, Jr. and Lucille Finch Jones Cancer Research Professor and the director of The Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center at Duke. The Tug McGraw Foundation, named in memory of the baseball legend, raises funds to support brain cancer research and seeks to increase awareness of the disease. McGraw, a patient at The Brain Tumor Center at Duke, died in January 5, 2004. Later that year, a grant from the foundation supported the creation of the Tug McGraw Center for Neuro-Oncology Quality of Life Research at Duke, which is devoted to improving the quality-of-life for brain tumor patients and their families.


BTC : Hai Yan, MD, Wins Grant Award
Posted by pam on 2006/10/16 15:15:00 (62326 reads)

10/16/06

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BTC : Bigner Receives Honorary Doctor of Medicine Degree, honoris causa
Posted by pam on 2006/7/20 12:00:00 (69050 reads)

7/20/2006

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BTC : Tisch Family Gives $10 Million for Cancer Research
Posted by chad on 2005/10/19 13:53:00 (79544 reads)

10/19/2005

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BTC : Gene Contributes to Brain Development and Cancer
Posted by wickr001 on 2004/2/21 13:59:00 (72982 reads)

2/21/04

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BTC : Researchers Use Crippled Poliovirus to Attack Brain Cancer
Posted by wickr001 on 2003/12/10 15:07:00 (70804 reads)

12/4/2003

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BTC : FDA Approves Expanded Use of Gliadel® Wafer During Intial Surgery
Posted by pam on 2003/2/26 10:19:00 (68936 reads)

2/26/03

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BTC : "60 Minutes" Turns Camera on Duke Brain Tumor Center
Posted by pam on 2002/4/7 11:28:00 (70802 reads)

4/7/2002

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BTC : New Antibodies Surpass Angiostatin's Ability to Block Blood Vessel Growth
Posted by pam on 2001/6/4 11:31:00 (68768 reads)

6/4/2001

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BTC : Scientists have combined two genetically engineered viruses...
Posted by pam on 2001/5/25 11:33:00 (68808 reads)

5/25/2001

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