Neuro-Oncology News

Jul 24, 2020
Immune system treatment to reduce stress prevents cancer metastases
New approach from Tel Aviv University can save cancer patients' lives.
Jun 23, 2020
Focused ultrasound shows promise against deadliest brain tumor
Focused sound waves create tiny bubbles inside cancer cells, causing them to die.
Jun 09, 2020
Chemotherapy and cancer gang up to cause a neurological side effect
Study challenges established medical explanations that neuropathy is caused by structural damage to nerves alone and that it is untreatable.
Apr 27, 2020
CBD shows promise for fighting aggressive brain cancer
Study shows that CBD isolate and extract can slow growth and kill cancer cells.
Apr 06, 2020
Scientists reveal brain tumors impact normally helpful cells
Researchers show far-reaching effects of glioma.
Mar 26, 2020
Lung cancer therapy may improve outcomes of metastatic brain cancer
Medication commonly used to treat non-small cell lung cancer that has spread, or metastasized, may have benefits for patients with metastatic brain cancers.
Jan 06, 2020
New imaging system and artificial intelligence algorithm accurately identify brain tumors
New method of combining advanced optical imaging with an artificial intelligence algorithm produces accurate, real-time intraoperative diagnosis of brain tumors.
Aug 29, 2019
Cracking the code of a brain cancer that keeps coming back
Powerful new computer-assisted technology measures thousands of individual cells simultaneously to map cell types and molecular cascades that drive the growth of SHH-medulloblastoma.
Aug 09, 2019
Adding multiple sclerosis drug to targeted cancer therapy may improve glioblastoma outcomes
By reaching stem cells at the tumor's root, multiple sclerosis drug teriflunomide, paired with targeted cancer therapy, markedly shrinks patient-derived glioblastomas grown in mice.
May 29, 2019
Computer-assisted diagnostic procedure enables earlier detection of brain tumor growth
Procedure helps physicians detect the growth of low-grade brain tumors earlier and at smaller volumes than visual comparison alone.
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