Brain And Spinal Cord Tumours
Results from a new study suggests that the most common type of brain tumour seen in children may be driven by a specific set of gene faults.
Experts question the benefits of brain screening tests, which can be used by people who want reassurance they do not have a tumour.
US researchers have identified a link between two proteins found in brain tumours which could lead to treatment of an aggressive form of the disease.
Statistical analysis carried out by scientists in the UK and Holland has revealed infections could act as a trigger for certain brain tumours.
A US study has found that drugs used to treat impotence appear to help improve the effectiveness of chemotherapy in rats with brain tumours.