A 15-year-old boy, who has a rare brain tumor, is about to become one of the first UK patients to receive proton-beam therapy.
Browsing: brain tumor
For World Brain Tumor Day (8 June), Gene Barnett, a neurosurgeon at the Cleveland Clinic (OH, USA) discusses common perceptions around brain tumors and their work with ‘tumor-treating fields’.
In partnership with The Brain Tumour Charity, the Cancer Research UK Brain Tumour Awards hope to tackle six major themes in brain tumor research.
The aim of this study was to examine the possible correlation between IGF-I levels in serum in large vestibular schwannomas and its potential neuroprotective effect on the vestibulocochlear nerve.
Gamma Knife treatment of recurrent CNS metastases of pancreatic origin: a case report and review of the literature
In this case report from CNS Oncology the authors present a rare case of a patient with multiple recurrent brain metastases of pancreatic origin.
Combined-modality hypofractionated radiotherapy for elderly patients with glioblastoma: setting a new standard
Discover how combined-modality hypofractionated radiotherapy could become the new standard of care for elderly patients with glioblastoma in this editorial from Future Science OA.
In this review, the authors discuss driving factors for the next generation of immunotherapy and target therapy, as well as how to increase the accuracy of the selection process for these therapies.
This review explores commonly used experimental models of GBM, recent improvements to these models and strategies for developing advanced models.
New study demonstrates how the enzyme, ACSS2, contributes to brain tumor growth in environments scarce of oxygen and nutrients.
A large, multicenter, genome-wide association study has identified a number of new genetic risk loci for malignant brain tumors.