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There are two main types of brain cancer. Primary brain cancer starts in the brain. Metastatic brain cancer starts somewhere else in the body and moves to the brain. Brain tumors can be benign, with no cancer cells, or malignant, with cancer cells that grow quickly. Also called glioma, meningioma.
Combined therapy extends survival of older patients with glioblastoma, clinical study shows

Combined therapy extends survival of older patients with glioblastoma, clinical study shows

Antibody treats pediatric brain tumors safely and effectively in mice

Antibody treats pediatric brain tumors safely and effectively in mice

ASA encourages patients to take simple steps before surgery for safe outcomes

ASA encourages patients to take simple steps before surgery for safe outcomes

Rheumatoid arthritis drug blocks metabolic pathway, reduces breast cancer tumors in mice

Rheumatoid arthritis drug blocks metabolic pathway, reduces breast cancer tumors in mice

UC scientists discover new strategy to personalize blood, brain cancer therapy

UC scientists discover new strategy to personalize blood, brain cancer therapy

Discovery of dual role played by PGK1 enzyme may indicate new therapeutic target for brain cancer

Discovery of dual role played by PGK1 enzyme may indicate new therapeutic target for brain cancer

Yale researchers find potential new way to combat brain cancer

Yale researchers find potential new way to combat brain cancer

Combination of drugs amplifies kill rates of brain cancer tumours in mice

Combination of drugs amplifies kill rates of brain cancer tumours in mice

New study uncovers important links between glioblastoma and epileptic seizures

New study uncovers important links between glioblastoma and epileptic seizures

UNC-Chapel Hill researchers show how human stem cells can hunt and kill brain cancer

UNC-Chapel Hill researchers show how human stem cells can hunt and kill brain cancer

UTHealth and Children's Memorial Hermann begin two new clinical trials for pediatric brain cancer

UTHealth and Children's Memorial Hermann begin two new clinical trials for pediatric brain cancer

Scientists discover new way to inhibit growth of glioblastoma

Scientists discover new way to inhibit growth of glioblastoma

Precision medicine advances diagnosis and treatment of children with brain tumors

Precision medicine advances diagnosis and treatment of children with brain tumors

TGen scientists identify potent inhibitory compound for treatment against glioblastoma

TGen scientists identify potent inhibitory compound for treatment against glioblastoma

Duke researchers use cancer-seeking salmonella to treat glioblastoma

Duke researchers use cancer-seeking salmonella to treat glioblastoma

NCCN publishes new easy-to-understand patient education resources focused on brain cancer

NCCN publishes new easy-to-understand patient education resources focused on brain cancer

Researchers develop innovative technique to examine and quantify blood vessels in the brain

Researchers develop innovative technique to examine and quantify blood vessels in the brain

New research suggests novel combination approach to fight against gliomas

New research suggests novel combination approach to fight against gliomas

NFCR scientists develop new treatment for brain cancer

NFCR scientists develop new treatment for brain cancer

Localized chemotherapy may be effective way to keep immune system intact, animal study suggests

Localized chemotherapy may be effective way to keep immune system intact, animal study suggests