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A Brain Tumor is the growth of abnormal cells in the tissues of the brain. Brain tumors can be benign (not cancer) or malignant (cancer).
Circadian rhythms could hold key to novel treatments for glioblastoma

Circadian rhythms could hold key to novel treatments for glioblastoma

New scalp device delivering electric fields improves survival in patients with glioblastoma

New scalp device delivering electric fields improves survival in patients with glioblastoma

Electric fields therapy leads to better overall, progression-free survival in glioblastoma patients

Electric fields therapy leads to better overall, progression-free survival in glioblastoma patients

Researchers identify novel mechanism that protects from brain tumor

Researchers identify novel mechanism that protects from brain tumor

Researchers reveal previously unknown mechanism that inhibits cells' ability to develop into tumors

Researchers reveal previously unknown mechanism that inhibits cells' ability to develop into tumors

Study provides new insights into development of Sonic Hedgehog medulloblastoma

Study provides new insights into development of Sonic Hedgehog medulloblastoma

Study provides new insights into mechanism of tumor survival in glioblastoma

Study provides new insights into mechanism of tumor survival in glioblastoma

Clearance of cancer cell debris via pro-resolving mediators can prevent tumor recurrence

Clearance of cancer cell debris via pro-resolving mediators can prevent tumor recurrence

New treatment aims to target abnormally shaped protein in deadly childhood brain cancer

New treatment aims to target abnormally shaped protein in deadly childhood brain cancer

Chemotherapy-generated debris from dead and dying cancer cells can stimulate tumor growth

Chemotherapy-generated debris from dead and dying cancer cells can stimulate tumor growth

Researchers identify vulnerability for glioblastoma subtypes

Researchers identify vulnerability for glioblastoma subtypes

New findings offer hope for children with aggressive brain tumors

New findings offer hope for children with aggressive brain tumors

New cancer drug begins clinical trial in human patients with rare brain tumor

New cancer drug begins clinical trial in human patients with rare brain tumor

Clinical trial shows promising results for treatment of patients with recurrent high-grade glioma

Clinical trial shows promising results for treatment of patients with recurrent high-grade glioma

CHOP researchers discover key differences among gene fusions in childhood brain tumors

CHOP researchers discover key differences among gene fusions in childhood brain tumors

Wake Forest Baptist scientists win grant to develop more effective treatments for brain cancer

Wake Forest Baptist scientists win grant to develop more effective treatments for brain cancer

Researchers to investigate cellular changes leading to development of glioblastoma

Researchers to investigate cellular changes leading to development of glioblastoma

Training new doctors right where they’re needed

Training new doctors right where they’re needed

UCLA scientists discover potential combination treatment for brain cancer in adults

UCLA scientists discover potential combination treatment for brain cancer in adults

New app helps doctors make better decisions during brain surgeries

New app helps doctors make better decisions during brain surgeries