brain tumor

Vaccine shown to prolong life of patients with aggressive brain cancer

Posted in Medicine, Science on 21st Nov, 2022
by Alex Muller

Trial results suggest people with newly diagnosed glioblastoma could potentially be given extra years of life.

Brain radiotherapy 'no benefit' for lung cancer spread

Posted in Medicine on 6th Sep, 2016
by Alex Muller

Whole brain radiotherapy is of no benefit to people with lung cancer which has spread to the brain, says research in the Lancet.

New immunotherapy combo effectively treats advanced brain cancer in pre-clinical models

Posted in Medicine on 12th Jul, 2016
by Alex Muller

A combination treatment, which involves a vaccine activating an immune response against brain cancer.

Scientists Breakthrough to Better Understanding of Fatal Brain Tumor

Posted in Medicine on 3rd Jul, 2016
by Alex Muller

Glioma is the most common form of primary malignant brain tumor in adults and is one of the most difficult cancers to treat.

Scientists to 3D print brain tumors for the first time

Posted in Science on 30th May, 2016
by Alex Muller

These will be made from stem cells from an incurable and highly aggressive form of brain cancer called glioblastoma, which is the most common tumor type found in adult brains.