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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.
Novel approach to immunotherapy design could pave the way for new brain cancer treatments

Novel approach to immunotherapy design could pave the way for new brain cancer treatments

Using ultrasound and RNA-loaded nanoparticles to deliver potent medicine to brain tumors

Using ultrasound and RNA-loaded nanoparticles to deliver potent medicine to brain tumors

Biomedical engineer receives NIH Trailblazer grant to advance research on paralysis, brain damage

Biomedical engineer receives NIH Trailblazer grant to advance research on paralysis, brain damage

Animal study shows how chemical compound in Indian Long Pepper works against glioblastoma

Animal study shows how chemical compound in Indian Long Pepper works against glioblastoma

Researchers decipher the molecular underpinning of exceptional responses in glioblastoma patients

Researchers decipher the molecular underpinning of exceptional responses in glioblastoma patients

Study may lead to new treatment for incurable brain cancer in children

Study may lead to new treatment for incurable brain cancer in children

Research may lead to a significant breakthrough in the battle against deadly brain tumors

Research may lead to a significant breakthrough in the battle against deadly brain tumors

Maternal exposure to pesticides may lead to central nervous system tumors during childhood

Maternal exposure to pesticides may lead to central nervous system tumors during childhood

Giving chemotherapy in the morning can extend survival of glioblastoma patients

Giving chemotherapy in the morning can extend survival of glioblastoma patients

Military exposed to toxic fumes from burn pits set to get bipartisan boost

Military exposed to toxic fumes from burn pits set to get bipartisan boost

Gene responsible for cholesterol dysregulation in brain cancer cells could be a target for future drugs

Gene responsible for cholesterol dysregulation in brain cancer cells could be a target for future drugs

Doctors found jet fuel in veteran’s lungs. He can’t get full benefits.

Doctors found jet fuel in veteran’s lungs. He can’t get full benefits.

Alliance for Cancer Gene Therapy provides new opportunity to develop cancer cell and gene therapies

Alliance for Cancer Gene Therapy provides new opportunity to develop cancer cell and gene therapies

UAB researchers find potential new pathway to treating radiation-resistant glioblastoma

UAB researchers find potential new pathway to treating radiation-resistant glioblastoma

Three projects from University of Colorado Cancer Center receive grants for brain tumor research

Three projects from University of Colorado Cancer Center receive grants for brain tumor research

New type of ultrasound scan could improve outcome from brain tumor surgery

New type of ultrasound scan could improve outcome from brain tumor surgery

New study aims to improve anti-cancer drug response predictions across cancer types

New study aims to improve anti-cancer drug response predictions across cancer types

Mice study suggests novel approach to treat a type of common glioma

Mice study suggests novel approach to treat a type of common glioma

New zebrafish model could help advance glioblastoma multiforme research

New zebrafish model could help advance glioblastoma multiforme research

Revolutionary drug combination shows potential for treatment of fatal childhood cancer

Revolutionary drug combination shows potential for treatment of fatal childhood cancer