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Scientists use novel technology for opening blood-brain barrier with implantable ultrasound

Scientists use novel technology for opening blood-brain barrier with implantable ultrasound

Important biomarker may help in determining prognosis of brain cancer patients

Important biomarker may help in determining prognosis of brain cancer patients

Extra DNA scooped up alongside cancer-causing genes helps drive tumor growth

Extra DNA scooped up alongside cancer-causing genes helps drive tumor growth

Researchers identify compound effective in killing chemotherapy-resistant cancer cells

Researchers identify compound effective in killing chemotherapy-resistant cancer cells

Roswell Park moving three-pronged immunotherapy strategy forward with support from DoD grant

Roswell Park moving three-pronged immunotherapy strategy forward with support from DoD grant

Treatment with both targeted cancer therapy and MS drug halts glioblastoma stem cells

Treatment with both targeted cancer therapy and MS drug halts glioblastoma stem cells

Chemotherapy drugs delivered using biodegradable paste can prolong survival in brain cancer

Chemotherapy drugs delivered using biodegradable paste can prolong survival in brain cancer

New approach could help in treating brain tumors, other rare cancers

New approach could help in treating brain tumors, other rare cancers

Researchers propose a new look at the role of ferroptosis in cancer development

Researchers propose a new look at the role of ferroptosis in cancer development

Targeting immune cells could potentially treat some kinds of brain tumor, study suggests

Targeting immune cells could potentially treat some kinds of brain tumor, study suggests

Cancer stem cells adapt to environmental conditions and undergo reversible transformations

Cancer stem cells adapt to environmental conditions and undergo reversible transformations

Low-dose radiation therapy may increase uptake of therapeutic nanoparticles by brain tumors

Low-dose radiation therapy may increase uptake of therapeutic nanoparticles by brain tumors

New combination treatment shows promise for common brain tumor in children

New combination treatment shows promise for common brain tumor in children

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

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

£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

UA researchers discover promising lead in genetic approach to treating deadly brain cancer

UA researchers discover promising lead in genetic approach to treating deadly brain cancer

Microglia show distinct responses under inflammatory conditions

Microglia show distinct responses under inflammatory conditions

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

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

Hippocampal-avoidance whole-brain radiotherapy better preserves patients' cognitive function

Hippocampal-avoidance whole-brain radiotherapy better preserves patients' cognitive function

Notable improvement in brain cancer survival among younger patients but not much for elderly

Notable improvement in brain cancer survival among younger patients but not much for elderly