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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).
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

Researchers find new tiny molecule that is capable of killing medulloblastoma

Researchers find new tiny molecule that is capable of killing medulloblastoma

Scientists make strides in developing liquid biopsies for detecting brain tumor DNA

Scientists make strides in developing liquid biopsies for detecting brain tumor DNA

Fluorescent marker helps surgeons to distinguish aggressive cancer cells from other cells

Fluorescent marker helps surgeons to distinguish aggressive cancer cells from other cells

New Penn Medicine Center offers hope in the fight against glioblastoma

New Penn Medicine Center offers hope in the fight against glioblastoma

New City of Hope CAR T cell trial focuses on HER2-positive breast cancer patients with brain metastases

New City of Hope CAR T cell trial focuses on HER2-positive breast cancer patients with brain metastases

Hyperspectral imaging helps improve patient outcomes after brain tumor surgery

Hyperspectral imaging helps improve patient outcomes after brain tumor surgery

Bigger brains linked to greater risk of developing tumors

Bigger brains linked to greater risk of developing tumors

Stroke 'mimics' and 'chameleons' can complicate accurate diagnoses

Stroke 'mimics' and 'chameleons' can complicate accurate diagnoses

Hippocampal avoidance during whole-brain radiotherapy reduces risk of cognitive decline

Hippocampal avoidance during whole-brain radiotherapy reduces risk of cognitive decline

New blood test for pediatric brain tumor patients offers safer approach than surgical biopsies

New blood test for pediatric brain tumor patients offers safer approach than surgical biopsies

Innovative brain tumor operation set to tailor to patients' needs

Innovative brain tumor operation set to tailor to patients' needs

Research holds promise for treatment of pediatric brain cancer

Research holds promise for treatment of pediatric brain cancer

A new way to create customized mouse models for studying brain development

A new way to create customized mouse models for studying brain development

Loyola Medicine neurologist honored for showing exceptional support to Neurocritical Care Society

Loyola Medicine neurologist honored for showing exceptional support to Neurocritical Care Society

TEAD1 protein appears to be important regulator of tumor migration in glioblastoma

TEAD1 protein appears to be important regulator of tumor migration in glioblastoma