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Brain cancer

Cancer research
New test can target and capture most lethal cells in fatal brain cancer
Published Oct 26, 2020
The method could lead to better therapeutics for treating glioblastoma or help better identify those with aggressive forms of the disease
Spencer Grace's last gift
Published Spring 2018
Rapid autopsy procedures shed light on how deadly diseases develop and how they might be cured in the future / Johns Hopkins Magazine
Cancer research
Test shows how fast brain cancer will spread
Published June 9, 2016
Researchers develop 'cell racetrack' to determine which brain cancer cells move fastest, pose biggest risk of spreading / Hopkins Medicine
Triple therapy for brain tumors
Published Aug 4, 2014
Combination treatment including two types of immunotherapy, targeted radiation significantly prolongs survival of mice in trial / Hopkins Medicine
Experimental brain tumor treatment shows promise
Published Sept 23, 2013
Hopkins researchers eliminate human cancer cells in mice, hope to design clinical trial for humans / Hopkins Medicine
Target: Brain tumors
Published Aug 27, 2013
Researchers find promising therapeutic target for hard-to-treat brain tumors / Hopkins Medicine
Using fat to fight cancer
Published March 13, 2013
Stem cells from fat show promise in treatment of brain cancer, Johns Hopkins researchers say / Johns Hopkins Medicine
Better brain treatment?
Published Sept 11, 2012
Researchers move closer to drug-delivery system able to overcome treatment challenges posed by brain cancer / Johns Hopkins Medicine