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- Press release: Potential brain tumour drug can distinguish cancer cells from healthy ones
- A POTENTIAL new drug, already in clinical development, can stop brain tumour cells growing while leaving healthy cells alone, according to n...
- 30 Oct 2013
- Press release: New role for DNA unraveler in preventing brain tumours and other cancers
- A molecule originally implicated in DNA repair may also be a crucial factor in preventing tumours such as medulloblastoma, a type of childho...
- 10 Oct 2013
- News: Laser technique improves accuracy of brain tumour surgery
- A new laser-based technology could make brain tumour surgery much more accurate, according to US research....
- 4 Sep 2013
- News: Sleeping Beauty reveals childhood brain tumour’s secrets
- 17 Jan 2014
- News: DNA untwister is a new tumour suppressor
- 10 Oct 2013
- News: Proton therapy is coming to the UK, but what does it mean for patients?
- 16 Sep 2013
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