New Study Makes Important Step Toward Treatment of Glioblastoma

A new study by the Ivy Brain Tumor Center at Barrow Neurological Institute found that recently approved drug ribociclib may be an important part of treatment for glioblastoma, one of the deadliest cancers in the world….

Ivy Brain Tumor Center Offers Phase 0 Trials for Glioblastoma

The new Ivy Brain Tumor Center at Barrow Neurological Institute will offer Phase 0 trials for glioblastoma, the complex brain cancer that affected Sen. John McCain. Phase 0 trials seek to accelerate the drug approval…

Dr. Michael Lawton Discusses McCain’s Brain Cancer with Associated Press

The Associated Press spoke to Barrow President and CEO Dr. Michael Lawton about glioblastoma in an article describing Sen. John McCain’s brain cancer battle. McCain has maintained a busy schedule despite undergoing surgery, radiation therapy,…

Barrow Patient Fights Glioblastoma With Optune Device

Wearing a broad smile on his face and electrodes on his head, Nate Tomlin greets strangers he passes in the hallways of Barrow Neurological Institute. “People always ask me why I’m so happy all of…

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Since our doors opened as a regional specialty center in 1962, we have grown into one of the premier destinations in the world for neurology and neurosurgery. Our experienced, highly skilled, and comprehensive team of neurological specialists can provide you with a complete spectrum of care–from diagnosis through outpatient neurorehabilitation–under one roof. Barrow Neurological Institute: Discover. Educate. Heal.