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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.
Insights into diagnosis and treatment of rare pediatric brain cancer

Insights into diagnosis and treatment of rare pediatric brain cancer

Despite failures, chemotherapy still promising against fatal pediatric brain cancer

Despite failures, chemotherapy still promising against fatal pediatric brain cancer

Lung cancer medication may have benefits for patients with metastatic brain cancers

Lung cancer medication may have benefits for patients with metastatic brain cancers

'Natural killer' cells could help stop progression of Parkinson's disease

'Natural killer' cells could help stop progression of Parkinson's disease

Post-diagnosis disparities drive worse outcomes for Black and Hispanic children with brain cancer

Post-diagnosis disparities drive worse outcomes for Black and Hispanic children with brain cancer

Taking a microfluidic approach to the production of taxane chemotherapeutics

Taking a microfluidic approach to the production of taxane chemotherapeutics

A seismic view of the brain

A seismic view of the brain

Seismic imaging has potential to deliver high-fidelity images of the human brain

Seismic imaging has potential to deliver high-fidelity images of the human brain

New type of adoptive cell therapy could target prostate and pancreatic cancers in humans

New type of adoptive cell therapy could target prostate and pancreatic cancers in humans

Brain imaging may help predict when liquid biopsy will benefit individual glioblastoma patients

Brain imaging may help predict when liquid biopsy will benefit individual glioblastoma patients

Scientists developing a combined vaccine to fight most malignant brain tumor

Scientists developing a combined vaccine to fight most malignant brain tumor

Simple blood test could be used by GPs to aid in earlier brain tumor diagnosis

Simple blood test could be used by GPs to aid in earlier brain tumor diagnosis

UCI makes tremendous strides in prevention, early detection and treatment of cancer

UCI makes tremendous strides in prevention, early detection and treatment of cancer

UCI neuro-oncologist uses comprehensive approach to battle brain cancer

UCI neuro-oncologist uses comprehensive approach to battle brain cancer

Finding new clues to combat glioblastoma

Finding new clues to combat glioblastoma

Researchers design new drug cocktail to kill brain and soft tissue cancers

Researchers design new drug cocktail to kill brain and soft tissue cancers

Combination therapy for pediatric low-grade gliomas shows promise in mice

Combination therapy for pediatric low-grade gliomas shows promise in mice

Scientists pinpoint protein that plays key role in lung cancer and melanoma progression

Scientists pinpoint protein that plays key role in lung cancer and melanoma progression

Surprising discovery about childhood brain tumor may unlock new cancer treatments

Surprising discovery about childhood brain tumor may unlock new cancer treatments

Researchers culture human blood-brain barrier on a chip

Researchers culture human blood-brain barrier on a chip