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Brain Cancer Atlas Created

It takes an "A" team to make headway against glioblastoma, a highly aggressive type of brain cancer.

The research is in Science (full access paywall)

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A Potential Achilles Heel in Brain Cancer

Autophagy is a process in which cells get rid of unnecessary or dysfunctional components.

The research is in PNAS. (full access paywall)

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Brain Cancer Vaccine Effective in Some Patients

The personalized vaccine used was specific to each patient.

The research is in Journal of Translational Medicine. (full open access)

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Tiny Particles Could Help Fight Brain Cancer

MIT researchers have devised a new drug-delivering nanoparticle that could offer a better way to treat glioblastoma.

The research is in Nature Communications. (full open access)

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Tau Mutations May Increase Cancer Risk

Tau protein is essential for the stabilization of microtubules, a major element of the eukaryotic cytoskeleton.

The research is in Cancer Research. (full access paywall)

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Organoids Reveal how Deadly Brain Cancers Grow

By editing two genes in just a few cells in human cerebral organoids, scientists generated aggressive GBM tumors.

The research is in Cell Reports. (full open access)

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Possible Novel Method for Stopping Untreatable Pediatric Brain Cancers

These findings show that 6-thio-dG is a promising novel approach to treat therapy resistant pediatric brain tumors.

The research is in Molecular Cancer Therapeutics. (full access paywall)

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Altered Immune Cells Clear Childhood Brain Tumor: Mouse Study

The study represents the first time a severe brainstem cancer, diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma, has been eradicated in mice with the tumor.

The research is in Nature Medicine. (full access paywall)

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Compound that Prevents Breast Cancer Cells From Activating in the Brain Identified

Researchers at Houston Methodist used computer modeling to find an existing investigational drug compound for leukemia patients to treat triple negative breast cancer once it spreads to the brain.

The research is in Cancer Research. (full access paywall)

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Catching Up To Brain Cancer

A brief chat at a Faculty Senate meeting put two University of Delaware researchers onto an idea that could be of great value to cancer researchers.

The research is in BMC Systems Biology. (full open access)
Catching Up To Brain Cancer
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