With one in two Canadians expected to be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime and more than 120 different types of brain tumours, there is a pressing need for novel approaches to treat this devastating illness. Researchers funded by Brain Canada are shedding new light on how to better prevent, diagnose and treat brain cancer.
Making a significant difference in the lives of people in Canada doesn’t happen in a vacuum. It takes a network of visionary partners committed to investing in change. As a national convenor and facilitator, Brain Canada works with partners from coast to coast to drive innovative brain research. Some of our partners in supporting brain cancer research include: