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New Discovery May Help Doctors Slow Progression And Recurrence Of Brain Cancer
2012-10-22 20:57:41

Scientists have long believed that glioblastoma multiforme (GBM), the most aggressive type of primary brain tumor, begins in glial cells that make up supportive tissue in the brain or in neural stem cells.

2012-09-27 14:14:56

In what could be a breakthrough in the treatment of deadly brain tumors, a team of researchers from Barrow Neurological Institute and Arizona State University has discovered that the immune system reacts differently to different types of brain tissue, shedding light on why cancerous brain tumors are so difficult to treat.

2012-09-12 23:04:39

Cell phone radiation exposure may have caused Sheryl Crow’s benign brain tumor, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 11, 2012

2012-09-12 15:06:04

A new study from USC researchers is the first to show that controlled fasting improves the effectiveness of radiation therapy in cancer treatments, extending life expectancy in mice with aggressive brain tumors.

2012-09-08 23:00:42

Following a report of 8-month-old Matthew Erickson, who developed brain cancer while in his mother’s womb, and his hopeful road to recovery through an aggressive chemotherapy treatment, Voices

2012-09-07 23:01:50

Following a recent study suggesting a link between allergies and a reduced risk of brain cancer, the nonprofit organization Voices Against Brain Cancer releases a statement. Bohemia,

2012-09-04 04:20:02

This discovery can potentially prevent the progression and relapse of deadly brain tumoursSingapore, Sept 4, 2012 - (ACN Newswire) - A*STAR scientists have identified

Glioma Risk Increased With Genomic Variant
2012-08-27 09:11:49

Of the 6.4 billion nucleotides in the human genome, a single change from adenine to guanine at a specific location recently identified by geneticists can increase the odds of certain kinds of brain tumors by six times.


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