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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).
Leukemia drug appears to be effective in treating deadly pediatric brain tumor

Leukemia drug appears to be effective in treating deadly pediatric brain tumor

Whole-brain radiotherapy recommended for patients with brain metastases

Whole-brain radiotherapy recommended for patients with brain metastases

Brain tumors hijack healthy neurons in order to grow

Brain tumors hijack healthy neurons in order to grow

New biomarkers help predict response to treatment in common brain tumor

New biomarkers help predict response to treatment in common brain tumor

Scientists identify molecule that plays key role in determining fate of cells under stress

Scientists identify molecule that plays key role in determining fate of cells under stress

A factor that predicts prolonged survival in brain tumor uncovered

A factor that predicts prolonged survival in brain tumor uncovered

Cracking the code of a recurrent brain cancer

Cracking the code of a recurrent brain cancer

Study opens up a new way for developing potential glioblastoma treatment

Study opens up a new way for developing potential glioblastoma treatment

Research explains why many psychiatric drugs that work in the lab don’t work in people

Research explains why many psychiatric drugs that work in the lab don’t work in people

International study identifies new drug target for treating glioblastoma

International study identifies new drug target for treating glioblastoma

Simple test could help diagnose glioblastoma

Simple test could help diagnose glioblastoma

Treatment with both targeted cancer therapy and MS drug halts glioblastoma stem cells

Treatment with both targeted cancer therapy and MS drug halts glioblastoma stem cells

New breast cancer drug identified as a potential therapy for glioblastoma

New breast cancer drug identified as a potential therapy for glioblastoma

Researchers turn to single-cell analysis to understand a pediatric brain tumor

Researchers turn to single-cell analysis to understand a pediatric brain tumor

Researchers identify potential drug target for multiple cancer types

Researchers identify potential drug target for multiple cancer types

Scientists discover pathway that prevents buildup of Alzheimer's protein

Scientists discover pathway that prevents buildup of Alzheimer's protein

Scientists use advanced imaging to track brain tumor 'turncoats'

Scientists use advanced imaging to track brain tumor 'turncoats'

Women more likely to suffer from long-term cognitive impairment after brain tumor radiation

Women more likely to suffer from long-term cognitive impairment after brain tumor radiation

Study calls for more aggressive treatments to improve 5-year survival in glioblastoma patients

Study calls for more aggressive treatments to improve 5-year survival in glioblastoma patients

Study emphasizes need for more aggressive treatments for glioblastoma patients

Study emphasizes need for more aggressive treatments for glioblastoma patients