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September 1, 2020

Clinical Trials Round-Up: September 2020

by Mini Gill

Actively Recruiting Studies Brain Cancer (Primary) – Glioma Aadi Bioscience ( PDF ): A Phase 2, Open-label Study of ABI-009 (nab-Rapamycin) in Bevacizumab-naïve Patients with Recurrent High-grade Glioma and in Patients with Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma ( NCT03463265 ) Orbus Therapeutics ( PDF ): A Randomized Phase 3 Open-Label Study To Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Eflornithine...

Clinical Trials Round Up July 2020
August 4, 2020

Neuroscience Clinical Trials Round-Up: July 2020

by Mini Gill

Find out about the new and ongoing neuroscience clinical trials at Pacific Neuroscience Institute, addressing difficult diseases such as brain tumors.

July 22, 2020

Glioblastoma (GBM) Awareness Day – A Difficult Brain Tumor

by Mini Gill

July 22, 2020 is Glioblastoma Awareness Day. Glioblastoma (GBM) is one of the most notorious forms of brain cancer and one of the most challenging malignancies to treat in all of oncology.

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May 18, 2020

Using AI as an Early Detector of Cognitive Decline

by Zara Jethani

Pacific Neuroscience Institute’s Pacific Brain Health Center, an outpatient clinic of the Providence Saint John’s Health Center in Santa Monica, CA, is the site for an IRB approved study from Evoke Neuroscience.

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April 22, 2020

Lightning Fast COVID-19 Response at Providence Saint John’s Health Center

by Zara Jethani

An antiviral and an anti-inflammatory therapy against COVID-19, and convalescent plasma are currently in clinical trials at Providence Saint John’s Health Center in Santa Monica, CA.

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April 21, 2020

COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma Trial: Urgent Call For Blood Plasma Donations

by Zara Jethani

A new trial treatment using blood plasma donations from people who have fully recovered from COVID-19 infection may be helpful in treating other patients with COVID-19.

Dr Santosh Kesari Pipette Hood
April 20, 2020

First COVID-19 Patient Treated Under Emergency Use IND At Providence Saint John’s Health Center

by Guest Author

First COVID-19 Patient Treated Under Emergency Use IND At Providence Saint John’s Health Center Using Stemedica Ischemia-Tolerant Allogeneic Mesenchymal Bone Marrow Cells Published: Apr 20, 2020 Originally published: https://www.biospace.com/article/releases/first-covid-19-patient-treated-under-emergency-use-ind-at-providence-saint-john-s-health-center-using-stemedica-ischemia-tolerant-allogeneic-mesenchymal-bone-marrow-cells/ SANTA MONICA, Calif., April 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — A single patient, emergency Investigational New Drug (IND) use was...

Dr. Kesari with Ring founder, Jamie Siminoff
April 15, 2020

Business Minds Meet Medicine Minds in Annual YPO Event

by Caroline Mekhiel

In February 2020, founder and CEO of Ring, Jamie Siminoff, invited Dr. Santosh Kesari, to speak to top business influencers at a YPO event held in Los Angeles to discuss modern advances in medicine including early detection and prevention of cancer and other neurological diseases, precision medicine,...

Chordoma Trial at PNI
February 27, 2020

New Chordoma Clinical Trial at Pacific Brain Tumor Center

by Guest Author

The Pacific Brain Tumor Center is recruiting patients with a rare cancer of the skull and spine for a groundbreaking clinical trial. The Brain Tumor Center is affiliated with Pacific Neuroscience Institute and Providence Saint John’s Health Center. January 14, 2020, Santa Monica, CA – The approved...

February 7, 2020

Pacific Brain Health Center: Seeking A Cure For Alzheimer’s Disease

by Zara Jethani

Pacific Neuroscience Institute brain health specialists are striving to find a cure for Alzheimer's disease, which is the most common type of dementia. In the United States, about 5.5 million people are affected by Alzheimer's disease, and the worldwide prevalence is estimated to be as high as 24 million. Watch this video to find out about research and clinical trials at the Pacific Brain Health Center at PNI.

Last updated: March 23rd, 2020