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What are the risks, symptoms and treatment options for brain tumors and other cancers? Read current medical research and news articles on brain tumor surgery and related information.

Research Shows Immune System Response Is Detrimental to Novel Brain Cancer Therapy

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Researchers Successfully Destroy Brain Tumor Cells; Use Unique Combination of Diet and Radiation Therapy
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/12/121204112610.htm?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+sciencedaily%2Fhealth_medicine %2Fbrain_tumor+%28ScienceDaily%3A+Health+%26+Medicine+News+--+Brain+Tumor%29

Lung Cancer Patients With Pockets of Resistance Prolong Disease Control by 'Weeding the Garden'
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/12/121201085913.htm?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+sciencedaily%2Fhealth_medicine %2Fbrain_tumor+%28ScienceDaily%3A+Health+%26+Medicine+News+--+Brain+Tumor%29

Gene Involved in Lung Tumor Growth Identified
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'Chemo Brain': Researchers Identify Physiological Evidence of Chemotherapy-Induced Changes in the Brain
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/11/121127003324.htm?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+sciencedaily%2Fhealth_medicine %2Fbrain_tumor+%28ScienceDaily%3A+Health+%26+Medicine+News+--+Brain+Tumor%29

Metabolic Protein Launches Sugar Feast That Nurtures Brain Tumors
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/11/121126164003.htm?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+sciencedaily%2Fhealth_medicine %2Fbrain_tumor+%28ScienceDaily%3A+Health+%26+Medicine+News+--+Brain+Tumor%29

Patient's Own Immune Cells May Blunt Viral Therapy for Brain Cancer
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/11/121125193049.htm?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+sciencedaily%2Fhealth_medicine %2Fbrain_tumor+%28ScienceDaily%3A+Health+%26+Medicine+News+--+Brain+Tumor%29

Reconsidering Cancer's Bad Guy
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Clues to Cause of Kids' Brain Tumors
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For Brain Tumors, Origins Matter
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Detection, Analysis of 'Cell Dust' May Allow Diagnosis, Monitoring of Brain Cancer
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/11/121111153728.htm?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+sciencedaily%2Fhealth_medicine %2Fbrain_tumor+%28ScienceDaily%3A+Health+%26+Medicine+News+--+Brain+Tumor%29

Novel Metabolic Programs Found Driving Aggressive Brain Tumors
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/11/121109132448.htm?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+sciencedaily%2Fhealth_medicine %2Fbrain_tumor+%28ScienceDaily%3A+Health+%26+Medicine+News+--+Brain+Tumor%29

Combination Treatment May Improve Survival of Breast Cancer Patients With Brain Metastases
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/11/121101153603.htm?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+sciencedaily%2Fhealth_medicine %2Fbrain_tumor+%28ScienceDaily%3A+Health+%26+Medicine+News+--+Brain+Tumor%29

Repeated Surgeries Appear to Extend Life of Patients With Deadliest of Brain Cancers
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/11/121101073154.htm?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+sciencedaily%2Fhealth_medicine %2Fbrain_tumor+%28ScienceDaily%3A+Health+%26+Medicine+News+--+Brain+Tumor%29

New Anti-Tumor Cell Therapy Strategies Are More Effective
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Aggressive Brain Tumors Can Originate from a Range of Nervous System Cells
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Obesity Promotes Tumor Growth Regardless of Diet
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Neural-Like Stem Cells from Muscle Tissue May Hold Key to Cell Therapies for Neurodegenerative Diseases
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/10/121012122138.htm?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+sciencedaily%2Fhealth_medicine %2Fbrain_tumor+%28ScienceDaily%3A+Health+%26+Medicine+News+--+Brain+Tumor%29

Breakthrough On Immune System and Brain Tumors
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First Evidence of Fetal DNA Persisting in Human Brain Tissue
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Latest Brain Tumor News and Research

Combination of ketogenic diet and radiation therapy effectively treats malignant gliomas
http://www.news-medical.net/news/20121205/Combination-of-ketogenic-diet-and-radiation-therapy-effectively-treats-malignant-gliomas.aspx

Paper illuminates importance of PKM2 in cancer development and progression
http://www.news-medical.net/news/20121126/Paper-illuminates-importance-of-PKM2-in-cancer-development-and-progression.aspx

Cancer-killing viruses found safe but less effective than expected
http://www.news-medical.net/news/20121126/Cancer-killing-viruses-found-safe-but-less-effective-than-expected.aspx

IRCM researchers discover a nerve cell's internal clock
http://www.news-medical.net/news/20121122/IRCM-researchers-discover-a-nerve-cells-internal-clock.aspx

Meningiomas likely results from hemodynamic changes associated with pregnancy
http://www.news-medical.net/news/20121121/Meningiomas-likely-results-from-hemodynamic-changes-associated-with-pregnancy.aspx

Uninsured patients could be twice as likely to die after brain cancer surgery
http://www.news-medical.net/news/20121120/Uninsured-patients-could-be-twice-as-likely-to-die-after-brain-cancer-surgery.aspx

Boston and Cincinnati Children's Hospital to learn more about how autism develops
http://www.news-medical.net/news/20121120/Boston-and-Cincinnati-Childrens-Hospital-to-learn-more-about-how-autism-develops.aspx

Positive results from Genentech Avastin plus temozolomide Phase III study on glioblastoma
http://www.news-medical.net/news/20121119/Positive-results-from-Genentech-Avastin-plus-temozolomide-Phase-III-study-on-glioblastoma.aspx

Scientists identify cell growth pathway that is unusually active in gliomas
http://www.news-medical.net/news/20121117/Scientists-identify-cell-growth-pathway-that-is-unusually-active-in-gliomas.aspx

New AAN book for people with primary and metastatic brain tumors
http://www.news-medical.net/news/20121116/New-AAN-book-for-people-with-primary-and-metastatic-brain-tumors.aspx

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