The death of 7-year old Maria McNamara inspired the inception of Prayers from Maria, a grassroots organization leading the charge against childhood brain tumors and raising awareness of this tragic disease with a survival rate of less than 1%. Think Media Studios, a video production company partnered with Prayers From Maria to create the documentary "From the Ground Up: Grassroots Against Cancer." The film was accepted into the Cleveland International Film Festival - details | Watch the film >

FOX 8 channel featured Dr. Karathanasis and his colleagues and their cancer nanotechnology research. This research, which is funded by the Prayers from Maria Children's Glioma Cancer Foundation, seeks to find a treatment for pediatric brain tumors.
Overview of the Omega Laboratory for Cancer Nanotechnology



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