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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).
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

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

UC researchers uncover potential new treatment for patients with metastatic melanoma

UC researchers uncover potential new treatment for patients with metastatic melanoma

Scientists developing a combined vaccine to fight most malignant brain tumor

Scientists developing a combined vaccine to fight most malignant brain tumor

UCI neuro-oncologist uses comprehensive approach to battle brain cancer

UCI neuro-oncologist uses comprehensive approach to battle brain cancer

Simulation-based training helps doctors deliver bad news more effectively to patients

Simulation-based training helps doctors deliver bad news more effectively to patients

Finding new clues to combat glioblastoma

Finding new clues to combat glioblastoma

Scientists develop novel method for detecting blood vessels inside tumors

Scientists develop novel method for detecting blood vessels inside tumors

NRG Oncology trial: Hippocampal avoidance during whole-brain radiotherapy reduces risks

NRG Oncology trial: Hippocampal avoidance during whole-brain radiotherapy reduces risks

Surprising discovery about childhood brain tumor may unlock new cancer treatments

Surprising discovery about childhood brain tumor may unlock new cancer treatments

Finding a cure for canine gliomas may help find treatment for human brain cancer

Finding a cure for canine gliomas may help find treatment for human brain cancer

Removing 'non-contrast enhancing tumor' may boost survival of glioblastoma patients

Removing 'non-contrast enhancing tumor' may boost survival of glioblastoma patients

Researchers discover new approach to make tumors sensitive to immunotherapy

Researchers discover new approach to make tumors sensitive to immunotherapy

New way to classify pituitary tumors could lead to better diagnoses

New way to classify pituitary tumors could lead to better diagnoses

Multimodal analysis of tumors could give new insights into treating cancer patients

Multimodal analysis of tumors could give new insights into treating cancer patients

Modified form of poliovirus shows potential as cancer vaccine in animal studies

Modified form of poliovirus shows potential as cancer vaccine in animal studies

Researchers develop new strategy to study childhood brain tumors

Researchers develop new strategy to study childhood brain tumors

Researchers create new brain cancer model using genetically engineered pluripotent stem cells

Researchers create new brain cancer model using genetically engineered pluripotent stem cells

First glioblastoma patient treated with genetically modified poliovirus at UH

First glioblastoma patient treated with genetically modified poliovirus at UH

A menu of treatments for glioblastoma

A menu of treatments for glioblastoma