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Researchers find new strategies to kill chemo-resistant brain cancer cells

January 09, 2021 10:24 am

The researchers worked on a model cell line commonly used to study glioblastoma, U87MG.

Self love: How to face life post cancer treatment

July 05, 2020 4:02 pm

The procedures may seem difficult for people mainly due to the fear of treatment, the financial burden, access to the latest diagnostic and therapeutic modalities, etc.

Jawless fish may hold key to effective brain cancer treatment

May 17, 2019 4:15 pm

The research, published in the journal Science Advances, found that molecules from the immune system of the parasitic sea lamprey may also be combined with a wide array of other therapies, offering hope to treat disorders like multiple sclerosis, Alzheimer's disease or even traumatic injuries.

John McCain to discontinue medical treatment for brain cancer, says family

August 24, 2018 10:13 pm

The six-time Arizona senator was diagnosed with an aggressive tumor called a glioblastoma in 2017 after which he underwent a surgery to remove a blood clot in his brain.

Protein that reduces spreading of cancer, binds cancer cells developed

November 19, 2017 3:35 pm

Researchers have discovered a new protein that could reduce the spread of cancer by binding the cancer cells together.

Phone use may lead to brain cancer

November 14, 2014 12:01 pm

The longer someone talks over the phone , the more likely is he/she to develop glioma, a deadly form of brain cancer.

Scorpion venom to fight brain cancer

September 30, 2014 12:31 pm

Scientists have received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to use "Tumour Paint", a product derived from scorpion venom.

Coroner says Tony Scott's family ruled out cancer in his suicide

August 22, 2012 11:26 am

Chief for the coroner said Monday's autopsy revealed Scott had no signs of a brain tumor.

Vitamin C 'boosts tumour death in cancer patients'

February 20, 2012 12:20 pm

High doses of vitamin C makes it easier for radiation therapy to kill brain tumour cells in cancer patients.

Cat owners beware! Your kitty may up your risk of brain cancer

July 27, 2011 9:30 pm

Scientists have found link between brain tumours and a parasite that is found in cats’ stomachs.