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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.
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

Optimizing The Genome Editing Workflow With Microfluidic Technology

Optimizing The Genome Editing Workflow With Microfluidic Technology

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

A novel approach to suppress the growth of glioblastoma cells

A novel approach to suppress the growth of glioblastoma cells

Study reveals detailed map of glioblastoma in genetic, molecular detail

Study reveals detailed map of glioblastoma in genetic, molecular detail

New combination treatment approach improves overall survival in mice with glioblastoma

New combination treatment approach improves overall survival in mice with glioblastoma

New drug candidate to be trialed for most lethal form of brain cancer

New drug candidate to be trialed for most lethal form of brain cancer

CU Boulder research offers clues to why psychiatric drugs help only some people

CU Boulder research offers clues to why psychiatric drugs help only some people

Sodium fluorescein may improve the safety and outcomes of vestibular schwannoma surgery

Sodium fluorescein may improve the safety and outcomes of vestibular schwannoma surgery