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MISSION STATEMENT

The purpose of BrainLife is to collect and offer to brain tumor patients, caregivers and medical/health professionals,  references to the latest published medical sources in the field of brain (and other CNS) tumor research and treatment.
The places of origin are: peer-reviewed journals and medical databases. Some meeting proceedings are included too. The sources (abstracts, references and full-text articles) are republished with their original contents in issues of 
Brain Tumor Reports .
Medical/health information or advice given by medical/health professionals is supported by training/credentials listed in each source.



SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY BOARD

Concetta De Cicco, M.D., Istituto Europeo di Oncologia, Milano, Italy

Gaetano Finocchiaro, M.D., Istituto Nazionale Neurologico C. Besta, Milano, Italy

Felice Giangaspero, M.D., Policlinico Umberto I, Roma, Italy

Giovanni Paganelli, M.D., Istituto Europeo di Oncologia, Milano, Italy

Rhona Schreck, Ph.D., Cedars Sinai Medical Center, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, U.S.A.

Antonio Silvani, M.D., Istituto Nazionale Neurologico C. Besta, Milano, Italy

Ben A. Williams, Ph.D.University of California, San Diego (UCSD), CA, U.S.A.



EDITORS

Elisabetta Mancini Camporeale


Giovanni Camporeale



CONTACTS

brainlife@brainlife.org (Main Address)


webmaster@brainlife.org (Technical Support)



DISCLAIMER

It is not the intention of BrainLife to provide specific medical advice but rather to provide users with information to better understand their health and their diagnosed disorders. 
Specific medical advice will not be provided, and BrainLife urges you to consult with a qualified physician for diagnosis and for answers to your personal questions.



DISCLOSURE OF FUNDING SOURCES

BrainLife is a personal site with no external sources of funds. It does not accept advertising. 
All
the expenses are directly borne by the editors. 
The editors indicate no potential conflicts of interest.
The use of
BrainLife is free of charge.



PRIVACY POLICY

Privacy policy


Dedication



FORMER WEBSITE

A first collection of sources was initiated in December 1999 and a website named "Glioblastoma Database and Newsletter" was founded.


BrainLife became fully operational on April 17, 2003.
Both the websites
were jointly designed by Elisabetta and Giovanni Camporeale.



UPDATING PROCEDURE

The website is continuously updated with peer-reviewed sources.
The new entries are collected in issues of
Brain Tumor Reports
A free E-mail Alert Service allows all visitors to BrainLife to be notified via e-mail when new issues go online.


Last Modification Date of the Website: August 16, 2017.