Adult Brain Tumor Consortium (ABTC)

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Investigator: Michael D. Prados, MD
Sponsor: Johns Hopkins University

Location(s): United States

Description

The Adult Brain Tumor Consortium ( ABTC ) is designed to develop more effective treatments for malignant brain tumors. ( ABTC ) is composed of a central operations office and 11 brain tumor centers in the ( USA ). (ABTC ) introduces new drugs and treatment approaches using early phase clinical trials, collaborates with other researchers and clinical trial groups, and incorporates pharmacology and novel imaging endpoints.

Current ABTC Institutions

  • Case Comprehensive Cancer Center - Cleveland, OH
  • Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center - Boston, MA
  • Henry Ford Hospital - Detroit, MI
  • Johns Hopkins University - Baltimore, MD
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center - New York, NY
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham - Birmingham, AL
  • University of California, Los Angeles - Los Angeles, CA
  • University of California, San Francisco - San Francisco, CA
  • University of Pennsylvania - Philadelphia, PA
  • University of Pittsburgh - Pittsburgh, PA
  • Wake Forest University - Winston-Salem, NC