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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).
Study examines the effectiveness of fluorescent labels used to monitor liposome accumulation in tumors

Study examines the effectiveness of fluorescent labels used to monitor liposome accumulation in tumors

Study finds a neural circuit for spirituality and religiosity

Study finds a neural circuit for spirituality and religiosity

Research shines new light on deadly medulloblastoma metastases

Research shines new light on deadly medulloblastoma metastases

Understanding new resting phase of stem cells could help put glioma tumors to sleep

Understanding new resting phase of stem cells could help put glioma tumors to sleep

Study identifies the cell of origin of medulloblastoma

Study identifies the cell of origin of medulloblastoma

New hydrogel-based electrodes snugly conform to the body’s myriad shapes

New hydrogel-based electrodes snugly conform to the body’s myriad shapes

Genetically engineering NK cells can destroy tumor-regenerating glioblastoma stem cells

Genetically engineering NK cells can destroy tumor-regenerating glioblastoma stem cells

MicroRNAs in urine could be a promising biomarker to diagnose brain tumors, study reveals

MicroRNAs in urine could be a promising biomarker to diagnose brain tumors, study reveals

Study may offer an unexpected pathway for targeted treatment of brain tumors

Study may offer an unexpected pathway for targeted treatment of brain tumors

Colorado bill aims to give farmworkers easier access to medical care

Colorado bill aims to give farmworkers easier access to medical care

Ketogenic metabolic therapy could work synergistically with IDH1-mutant glioblastoma

Ketogenic metabolic therapy could work synergistically with IDH1-mutant glioblastoma

Study provides treatment options for children with average risk medulloblastoma

Study provides treatment options for children with average risk medulloblastoma

MRI-guided focused ultrasound advances brain and cancer research

MRI-guided focused ultrasound advances brain and cancer research

Optic nerve activity may trigger the formation of vision-harming tumors in children

Optic nerve activity may trigger the formation of vision-harming tumors in children

Targeting mTOR pathway can improve the effectiveness of chemotherapies for pediatric brain cancer

Targeting mTOR pathway can improve the effectiveness of chemotherapies for pediatric brain cancer

‘Kicking you when you’re down’: Many cancer patients pay dearly for parking

‘Kicking you when you’re down’: Many cancer patients pay dearly for parking

New approach combines molecular and medical imaging data to diagnose cancer type

New approach combines molecular and medical imaging data to diagnose cancer type

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

PET imaging can enable accurate diagnosis of recurring brain metastases

PET imaging can enable accurate diagnosis of recurring brain metastases

Researchers receive $3.75 million to study the impact of fluid flow on CAR-T cell therapy for brain cancer

Researchers receive $3.75 million to study the impact of fluid flow on CAR-T cell therapy for brain cancer