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February 28, 2019

Clinical Trials Round Up: February 2019

by Mini Gill

The neurosciences clinical trials team is pleased to announce two new clinical trials in Overactive bladder and Alzheimer's disease. Find out more.

February 18, 2019

Dr. Howard Krauss: How I became a Neuro-Ophthalmologist

by Zara Jethani

Going from aerospace engineering to eye surgery, Dr. Howard R. Krauss is a surgical neuro-ophthalmologist. Hear him explain what that is and how this specialized skill can help patients with tumors affecting the eye and vision.

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February 14, 2019

Defying Gravity for Brain Cancer Research

by Nikki Mena

Participants go “Over the Edge for Brain Cancer” and rappel down San Diego’s tallest waterfront building to bring new awareness to brain cancer research.

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February 10, 2019

Is It Possible To Kick-Start Brain Cell Growth?

by Zara Jethani

Electrical stimulation therapy may have a big impact on brain health and recovery in patients with mood disorders, dementia and neurodegenerative disorders.

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February 4, 2019

Final Call: Unique MDNA55 Glioblastoma Trial Closing Soon

by Zara Jethani

Pacific Neuroscience Institute, the leading enrollment site for the MDNA55 clinical trial for Glioblastoma, is still open and enrolling eligible patients. This innovative phase 2 study is for the minimally invasive convection-enhanced delivery (CED) of a new bioengineered targeted therapeutic, MDNA55, in adults with recurrent or progressive glioblastoma. Read more.

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February 1, 2019

Brain Matters: Improving Balance to Prevent Falls Also Staves Off Memory Loss

by William Buxton

With advancing years, risk of falling increases. Falls are very common and often devastating. Fortunately, they are also often preventable. Find out how.

Last updated: February 11th, 2019