Journal of Proteomics and Bioinformatics: Proteomics Analysis of Brain Meningiomas in Pursuit of Novel Biomarkers of the Aggressive Behavior

Meningioma Mommas funded Dr. Garni Barkhoudarian and Dr. Daniel Kelly (John Wayne Cancer Institute at Saint John’s Health Center) with a $15,000 grant in December, 2013. Dr. Barkhoudarian writes, “This pilot study which resulted in the identification of numerous potential biomarkers between grade 2 and grade 3 meningiomas. Though this was primarily a feasibility study,…

Dr. Albert Kim Awarded $20,952 Grant!

Meningioma Mommas is thrilled to announce that Dr. Albert Kim has been awarded $20,952 to fully fund his latest research project, “Mechanisms of Radiation Resistance in Brain Meningiomas”. Dr. Kim, an academic neurosurgeon at Washington University in St. Louis studies meningiomas clinically and has been focusing on the effects of radiation therapy in aggressive grade II…

Meningioma Mommas Awards Dr. Chang $10,000 Grant!

Dr. Long-Sheng Chang’s research is officially underway. Meningioma Mommas donated $10,000 to fund his project, “Evaluation of Novel Targeted Therapies for Both NF2-Associated and Sporadic Meningiomas.” The ultimate goal for Dr. Chang and his team at Ohio State University is to develop a medical therapy that effectively eradicates both NF2-associated and sporadic meningiomas. Meningioma Mommas…

What Our Researchers are Saying

“From the bottom of my heart, I sincerely thank Meningioma Mommas for supporting our research. In a time when research funding is so competitive, any penny counts! “Fearless” is the spirit that I have learned from patients with meningiomas like you. Despite how many tumors and surgeries you have and how life-altering the effects of these…