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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).
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

Researchers find link between maternal pesticide use and risk of childhood brain tumors

Researchers find link between maternal pesticide use and risk of childhood brain tumors

Study opens new door to potential treatments for highly lethal brain tumors

Study opens new door to potential treatments for highly lethal brain tumors

Researchers develop new model to better simulate blood brain barrier for study of diseases

Researchers develop new model to better simulate blood brain barrier for study of diseases

Study: Genomic profiling could help identify effective treatments for pediatric gliomas

Study: Genomic profiling could help identify effective treatments for pediatric gliomas

Disrupting DNA loops could be potential strategy to reduce tumor proliferation

Disrupting DNA loops could be potential strategy to reduce tumor proliferation

Japanese researchers find new way for increasing effectiveness of drug delivery to brain tumors

Japanese researchers find new way for increasing effectiveness of drug delivery to brain tumors

Fluorescent dye imaging tool lights up benign brain tumors during surgery

Fluorescent dye imaging tool lights up benign brain tumors during surgery

Musician plays saxophone as surgeons operated on his brain

Musician plays saxophone as surgeons operated on his brain

Pan-European initiative receives €3.7 million funding to train next generation of brain tumor researchers

Pan-European initiative receives €3.7 million funding to train next generation of brain tumor researchers

Researchers identify new factors that may affect brain tumor cells' ability to resist treatment

Researchers identify new factors that may affect brain tumor cells' ability to resist treatment

New guidelines may lead to better management of patients with glioma

New guidelines may lead to better management of patients with glioma

Researchers identify new regulators of brain metastases in lung cancer patients

Researchers identify new regulators of brain metastases in lung cancer patients

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