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Voices Against Brain Cancer Commends Tech Startup Co-Founder for Positive Outlook Despite Grim Diagnosis
Date:11/2/2013

9;s always going to be hard times," he says. “Cancer makes it easier to decide the stuff that's important to you. But there's no reason to wait until something bad happens to change. Time is the most precious thing there is and there's zero reason to waste it."

Michael Klipper, Chairman of Voices Against Brain Cancer, an organization dedicated to brain cancer research and advocacy, commends Castro for his upbeat outlook and drive to continue living his life despite his illness. “Ronnie was given a prognosis that may make some want to give up,” he says. “Instead, he embraces his life and continues to live out his dream. His positivity serves as an inspiration for all of us in the brain cancer community. We wish him continued success with his company and his health.”

VABC has a wide variety of initiatives in place for brain cancer research, awareness and support. The organization’s research grants fund cutting-edge research programs that will have a monumental impact on the diagnosis and treatment of brain cancer. VABC currently funds research at several esteemed institutions such as Brookhaven National Laboratory, Cleveland Clinic, Columbia, Cornell, Duke, Harvard, Johns Hopkins, Memorial Sloan-Kettering and Yale, to name a few.

VABC's mission is to find a cure for brain cancer by advancing scientific research, increasing awareness within the medical community and supporting patients, their families and caregivers afflicted with this devastating disease.

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