Brain Awareness Week 2018

Prof Annette Byrne, GLIOTRAIN Coordinator, has been invited by Brain Tumour Ireland to present in Dublin during Brain Awareness week on March 9th 2018. Prof Byrne's talk will be entitled "Searching for new ways to tackle GBM: Fighting the Good Fight".

GLIOTRAIN will be represented by Drs Brona Murphy and Alice O’Farrell (GLIOTRAIN Programme Manager) at the Research & Healthcare Responses to the Challenge of Brain Conditions, a conference organised by the Irish Brain Council and Neurological Alliance of Ireland (NAI) to be held on 6th March at the Royal College of Physicians in Dublin. Dr Murphy will present "Cyclin dependent kinase inhibitors: a novel treatment strategy to sensitize glioblastoma to TRAIL-induced apoptosis" whilst Dr O'Farrell will present a poster introducing the GLIOTRAIN Programme.