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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.
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

Researchers identify attractive drug candidate to target glioma tumors

Researchers identify attractive drug candidate to target glioma tumors

Scientists discover new biomarker to help determine aggressiveness of brain cancer

Scientists discover new biomarker to help determine aggressiveness of brain cancer

Metabolic pathway that shows potential to slow aging may drive brain cancer

Metabolic pathway that shows potential to slow aging may drive brain cancer

Ancient Japanese art inspires groundbreaking technique to create ‘artificial brains’

Ancient Japanese art inspires groundbreaking technique to create ‘artificial brains’

Genetic differences between brain cancer cells and normal tissues could offer clues to tumor behavior

Genetic differences between brain cancer cells and normal tissues could offer clues to tumor behavior