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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.
Researchers identify novel molecular pathway that suppresses the spread of glioblastoma

Researchers identify novel molecular pathway that suppresses the spread of glioblastoma

Combination of ultrasound and microbubbles helps medicines pass through the blood-brain barrier

Combination of ultrasound and microbubbles helps medicines pass through the blood-brain barrier

Modifi Bio comes up with a new technology to combat cancer cells with DNA modification

Modifi Bio comes up with a new technology to combat cancer cells with DNA modification

New discovery may open the door to targeted treatments for two types of rhabdomyosarcoma

New discovery may open the door to targeted treatments for two types of rhabdomyosarcoma

Repurposing an antipsychotic drug to treat various types of cancer

Repurposing an antipsychotic drug to treat various types of cancer

New biomimetic formulation developed to tackle glioblastoma multiforme

New biomimetic formulation developed to tackle glioblastoma multiforme

Study may help overcome some obstacles to the development of nanoparticle-based drugs

Study may help overcome some obstacles to the development of nanoparticle-based drugs

Hollings researcher awarded grant to continue research into mechanisms behind medulloblastoma relapse

Hollings researcher awarded grant to continue research into mechanisms behind medulloblastoma relapse

Discovery about how a certain protein is activated in tumor cells could lead to better treatments

Discovery about how a certain protein is activated in tumor cells could lead to better treatments

Cancer cells can gravitate toward certain mechanical 'sweet spot' environments, study finds

Cancer cells can gravitate toward certain mechanical 'sweet spot' environments, study finds

Study offers insight into cancer cell migration and opens new possibilities for stopping it

Study offers insight into cancer cell migration and opens new possibilities for stopping it

Aston Institute of Health and Neurodevelopment hosts its inaugural research showcase event

Aston Institute of Health and Neurodevelopment hosts its inaugural research showcase event

Activation of the STING pathway could help make glioblastoma multiforme more susceptible to immunotherapy

Activation of the STING pathway could help make glioblastoma multiforme more susceptible to immunotherapy

Upended: How medical debt changed their lives

Upended: How medical debt changed their lives

Researchers identify a signature of three genes linked to positive response to blood cancer therapy

Researchers identify a signature of three genes linked to positive response to blood cancer therapy

Combination of three technologies makes potential treatment effective against aggressive brain tumor

Combination of three technologies makes potential treatment effective against aggressive brain tumor

Treatment with immunity-boosting protein enhances the function of CAR-T cells in fighting blood cancers

Treatment with immunity-boosting protein enhances the function of CAR-T cells in fighting blood cancers

New molecule kills a broad spectrum of hard-to-treat cancers

New molecule kills a broad spectrum of hard-to-treat cancers

Study: Weight-loss surgery reduces cancer incidence and deaths

Study: Weight-loss surgery reduces cancer incidence and deaths

Cancer patients have a greater risk for developing diabetes, study says

Cancer patients have a greater risk for developing diabetes, study says