Brain And Spinal Cord Tumours
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.
A new study has confirmed that patients who undergo radiotherapy for low-grade glioma may experience a decline in their mental ability in later years.
An experimental drug that has received significant media attention this year is to be tested for cancer treatment.
New studies have found genes linked to two types of aggressive childhood brain tumour, and could aid the development of effective treatments.
Researchers believe that a drug that targets the body's immune cells could provide a new treatment for malignant brain tumours.