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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).
Radiation after surgery in children with ependymoma nearly triples survival rate

Radiation after surgery in children with ependymoma nearly triples survival rate

Research opens door to promising new treatment strategy for deadly brain tumor in children

Research opens door to promising new treatment strategy for deadly brain tumor in children

Protein content of tumors correlates with treatment response and survival in glioma patients

Protein content of tumors correlates with treatment response and survival in glioma patients

Study suggests new treatment strategy for deadly brain cancer

Study suggests new treatment strategy for deadly brain cancer

Researchers report progress in the treatment of aggressive brain tumors

Researchers report progress in the treatment of aggressive brain tumors

Immunotherapy drug can be effective in treating patients with recurrent brain tumors

Immunotherapy drug can be effective in treating patients with recurrent brain tumors

Scientists create 3D-bioprinted brain model to study interaction with immune cells

Scientists create 3D-bioprinted brain model to study interaction with immune cells

New breakthrough study can impact drug development and personalized medicine

New breakthrough study can impact drug development and personalized medicine

FSU study breaks new ground in the battle against malignant pediatric brain cancers

FSU study breaks new ground in the battle against malignant pediatric brain cancers

Researchers discover immune regulator that appears to dictate glioblastoma

Researchers discover immune regulator that appears to dictate glioblastoma

New anti-inflammatory compound acts as 'surge protector' to reduce cancer growth

New anti-inflammatory compound acts as 'surge protector' to reduce cancer growth

Research reveals novel approach to suppressing chemotherapy-induced tumor growth

Research reveals novel approach to suppressing chemotherapy-induced tumor growth

£1.5 million awarded to brain tumor researchers to extend lab-based research into clinical trials

£1.5 million awarded to brain tumor researchers to extend lab-based research into clinical trials

MGH-led research team reveals how solid stress impacts tissue surrounding brain tumors

MGH-led research team reveals how solid stress impacts tissue surrounding brain tumors

The EORTC Brain Tumor Group and Protagen AG collaborate to study immuno-competence of long-term glioblastoma survivors

The EORTC Brain Tumor Group and Protagen AG collaborate to study immuno-competence of long-term glioblastoma survivors

Slow-growing type of glioma may be vulnerable to immunotherapy, suggests study

Slow-growing type of glioma may be vulnerable to immunotherapy, suggests study

Scientists find answers to how cancer spreads

Scientists find answers to how cancer spreads

Molecular DNA analysis could facilitate more accurate prognosis, treatment of aggressive brain tumors

Molecular DNA analysis could facilitate more accurate prognosis, treatment of aggressive brain tumors

NIH awards $3.5 million to continue development of robotic system for treating brain tumors

NIH awards $3.5 million to continue development of robotic system for treating brain tumors

Failed DNA repair triggers chromosomal chaos in cancer cells

Failed DNA repair triggers chromosomal chaos in cancer cells