Autologous T cell Therapy for Cytomegalovirus as a Consolidative Treatment for Recurrent Glioblastoma

Charles S. Cobbs MD The Gregory Foltz, MD Endowed Director Ben & Catherine Ivy Center for Advanced Brain Tumor Treatment Swedish Neuroscience Specialists   Recently, a colleague of mine, Dr. Rajiv Khanna in Brisbane, Australia published an exciting paper in the journal Cancer Research.  http://cancerres.aacrjournals.org/content/early/2014/05/07/0008-5472.CAN-14-0296.abstract .  Dr. Khanna and his group have extensive experience in the esoteric […]

Brain Tumor Cells Penetrated by Tiny, Biodegradable Particles Carrying Genetic Instructions

    Charles S. Cobbs, MD The Gregory Foltz, MD Endowed Director Ben & Catherine Ivy Center for Advanced Brain Tumor Treatment Swedish Neuroscience Specialists   Today we will touch upon a report out of Johns Hopkins that was published at the Journal of the American Chemical Society.  The title of the publication is Biodegradable Polymeric […]

Poliovirus used to treat recurrent glioblastoma

Charles S. Cobbs, MD The Gregory Foltz, MD Endowed Director Ben & Catherine Ivy Center for Advanced Brain Tumor Treatment Swedish Neuroscience Specialists   A recent study has gained quite a bit of press recently.  http://corporate.dukemedicine.org/news_and_publications/news_office/news/poliovirus-vaccine-trial-shows-early-promise-for-recurrent-glioblastoma/view .  This was a study performed out of Duke University and was presented as an abstract at the American Society […]