PPM1D mutations are oncogenic drivers of de novo diffuse midline glioma formation

February 1st, 2022

Our 500K Abby Streszoff Memorial Grant recipients, Dr. Mimi Bandopadhayay and Dr. Tim Phoenix, have published their first paper in Nature Communications! The paper reports their findings on PPM1D mutations in pediatric high-grade gliomas, and potential ways to target these mutations with precision medicine approaches for DIPG and DMG deadly brain tumors. 

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There is still a long way to go but we are pleased to take another step forward and cheer on these significant successes. Congratulations to our dedicated and amazing recipients! Donate Here