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Glioma is a cancer of the brain that begins in glial cells (cells that surround and support nerve cells).
New solution to stop spread of brain cancer

New solution to stop spread of brain cancer

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

Special chemical that makes brain tumours glow pink to help neurosurgeons operate

Special chemical that makes brain tumours glow pink to help neurosurgeons operate

Study offers new hope to patients with rare brain cancer

Study offers new hope to patients with rare brain cancer

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

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

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

Zika virus could become a weapon against brain cancer

Zika virus could become a weapon against brain cancer

TGen and PNOC take part in launch of NIH-supported Kids First Data Resource Portal

TGen and PNOC take part in launch of NIH-supported Kids First Data Resource Portal

Henry Ford Health System receives $600k grant to study genetic makeup of gliomas

Henry Ford Health System receives $600k grant to study genetic makeup of gliomas

Improving neurosurgery for malignant brain tumors

Improving neurosurgery for malignant brain tumors

Breakthrough research gives insights on why glioblastomas regrow even after surgery

Breakthrough research gives insights on why glioblastomas regrow even after surgery

TGen opens tissue donation portal to advance DIPG research

TGen opens tissue donation portal to advance DIPG research

Altitude sickness drug may offer significant gains for patients with glioblastoma

Altitude sickness drug may offer significant gains for patients with glioblastoma

Engineers develop new method to measure and reconstruct interstitial fluid flow in the brain

Engineers develop new method to measure and reconstruct interstitial fluid flow in the brain

Viral immunotherapy shows promise to treat pediatric brain tumors

Viral immunotherapy shows promise to treat pediatric brain tumors

Cancerous cells in aggressive childhood brain tumor work together to infiltrate the brain, shows study

Cancerous cells in aggressive childhood brain tumor work together to infiltrate the brain, shows study

City of Hope receives $3.7 million from CIRM to develop phase 1 glioblastoma trial

City of Hope receives $3.7 million from CIRM to develop phase 1 glioblastoma trial

Study finds sex-based differences in genetic risk factors for developing gliomas

Study finds sex-based differences in genetic risk factors for developing gliomas

Genetic biomarker can help predict survival outcomes in patients with certain gliomas

Genetic biomarker can help predict survival outcomes in patients with certain gliomas