Dr. Beroukhim awarded $100,000

The DIPG Collaborative awarded another pediatric brain cancer research grant to Dana Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, MA. The Massachusetts Chapter of The Cure Starts Now Foundation surprised Dr. Beroukhim with the grant for $100,000 for his “characterizing resistance mechanisms to radiation therapy in diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma” study. To date, the DIPG Collaborative has raised over $6.7 million in groundbreaking pediatric brain cancer research. The Collaborative is focused on finding the homerun cure for all cancers.