Brain And Spinal Cord Tumours
THE RATE of children dying from cancer has fallen by almost 60 per cent over the last 40 years, according to new figures from Cancer Research UK.
Scientists are developing a new gene therapy approach that 'trains' the immune system to destroy brain cancer cells and restore normal brain function.
US scientists say they have worked out why acute lymphoblastic leukaemia can come back after treatment.
A new treatment increases survival to almost 70 per cent for children whose acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) returns.
Researchers have discovered that a brain tumour that affects both children and adults can be divided into two clinically distinct groups.
Cancer Research UK and Cancer Research Technology have reached a collaboration agreement with immatics Biotechnologies to trial their new vaccine.
Cancer Research UK's Drug Development Office has opened the first trial of a new type of leukaemia drug.
There is no evidence to suggest that mobile phone usage increases the risk of glioma, according to results of a study published by the BMJ.