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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).
Neuroscientists uncover genetic basis for formation of meningiomas in childhood cancer survivors

Neuroscientists uncover genetic basis for formation of meningiomas in childhood cancer survivors

SNMMI recognizes contributions to nuclear medicine and molecular imaging at 2017 annual meeting

SNMMI recognizes contributions to nuclear medicine and molecular imaging at 2017 annual meeting

Case Western Reserve University professor awarded $150,000 for pediatric cancer research

Case Western Reserve University professor awarded $150,000 for pediatric cancer research

Neuro-oncology scientists discover unique molecular mechanism that maintains glioma stem cells

Neuro-oncology scientists discover unique molecular mechanism that maintains glioma stem cells

Researchers devise strategy to target Achilles heel of nervous system cancers

Researchers devise strategy to target Achilles heel of nervous system cancers

Scientists discover how CD44s molecule gives brain cancer cells a survival advantage

Scientists discover how CD44s molecule gives brain cancer cells a survival advantage

FDA panel recommends new breakthrough gene therapy for B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)

FDA panel recommends new breakthrough gene therapy for B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)

Study demonstrates potential nanoparticle-based therapeutic strategy for deadly brain tumors

Study demonstrates potential nanoparticle-based therapeutic strategy for deadly brain tumors

Targeting acid metabolite reduces size and spread of breast cancer

Targeting acid metabolite reduces size and spread of breast cancer

High-throughput screening technique reveals new brain cancer drug targets

High-throughput screening technique reveals new brain cancer drug targets

MILabs installs advanced microCT system at National Yang-Ming University in Taipei

MILabs installs advanced microCT system at National Yang-Ming University in Taipei

Could a blood test predict how cancer spreads in children?

Could a blood test predict how cancer spreads in children?

Honda gives $1 million gift to Nationwide Children’s Hospital to enhance pediatric mobility

Honda gives $1 million gift to Nationwide Children’s Hospital to enhance pediatric mobility

Cells key to blood vessel formation can also produce tumors and enable their spread

Cells key to blood vessel formation can also produce tumors and enable their spread

New treatment strategy may destroy difficult-to-treat brain tumors

New treatment strategy may destroy difficult-to-treat brain tumors

Radiation therapy critical to treating brain tumors, but linked to significant adverse effects

Radiation therapy critical to treating brain tumors, but linked to significant adverse effects

Molecular biologists identify enzyme that activates and ‘supercharges’ cellular machinery

Molecular biologists identify enzyme that activates and ‘supercharges’ cellular machinery

Study suggests promising therapeutic strategy for childhood brain tumor

Study suggests promising therapeutic strategy for childhood brain tumor

New discovery could have major impact on therapies to prevent spread of cancer

New discovery could have major impact on therapies to prevent spread of cancer

Changes in immune activity appear to signal brain tumor growth five years before diagnosis, study finds

Changes in immune activity appear to signal brain tumor growth five years before diagnosis, study finds