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  • January 28, 2022
    Paying Attention To Your Body: Woman Gets Second Chance At Life After Brain Aneurysm
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  • January 11, 2022
    Clinicians Report Real-World Results on the Use of a New Device to Treat Brain Aneurysms
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  • November 18, 2021
    AI Technology to Find, Track and Treat Aneurysms
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  • August 06, 2021
    Woman’s “terrible headache” turns out to be a serious brain bleed
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  • July 16, 2021
    Mother ‘almost died’ After Doctors Dismissed Brain Aneurysm as Migraine Headache
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  • June 18, 2021
    California Woman Describes Experience of Brain Aneurysm
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  • June 16, 2021
    Dr. Dre Discusses Brain Aneurysm Five Months Out
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  • June 03, 2021
    Long Island Mom Recovers After Being Diagnosed with 3 Brain Aneurysms
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  • March 16, 2021
    UM Neurosurgeon Receives $3 Million NIH Grant for Innovative Research on Aneurysms
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  • February 01, 2021
    Meet a Pioneer in Stroke Recovery
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In My Area

Support groups
  • AdventHealth Brain Aneurysm Support Group

    Winter Park, FL

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  • Baltimore Brain Aneurysm Foundation Support Group

    Lutherville-Timonium, MD

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  • Bay Area Aneurysm and Vascular Malformation Support Group

    San Francisco, CA

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  • January 10, 2020
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  • Research

2018 Research Grant Recipient developing biomaterial for treatment of aneurysms

Tim Becker, an associate professor of practice in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Northern Arizona University, is developing a polypropylene glycol-based biomaterial called PPODA-QT, which is similar to body tissue, to treat aneurysms in the brain and improve outcomes for stroke and potential stroke patients.

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