Brain And Spinal Cord Tumours
A molecule on glioblastoma cells that could be used as a target for genetically engineered immune cells has been identified.
Brain tumour research in the UK is set to be revolutionised with £45 million in funding by the Department of Health and Social Care and Cancer Research UK.
Infecting tumours with viruses may boost the success of immunotherapy for brain and breast cancers, according to two new studies.
Applying low frequency electric fields to the scalp of people with an aggressive type of brain tumour improves survival, according to a clinical trial.
Find out the burning questions some of our researchers want to answer as they set up their own research teams for the first time.
Results from a small clinical trial suggest an experimental gene therapy is safe and has potential as a treatment for patients with a type of brain tumour.
Different types of brain tumours may share similar survival strategies, opening up new treatment research avenues.
A patient was diagnosed and treated for a brain tumour 8 days after seeing her optician with symptoms. The approach could speed up diagnosis.
From finding cancers’ paper trail to harnessing the power of the Zika virus – our latest Pioneer Awards
Find out about the pioneering ideas our researchers are putting to the test, from harnessing the power of the Zika virus to finding cancer’s paper trail.