Latest News on Brain Cancer
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Sep 06, 2017
Zika virus may be harnessed to fight most common form of brain cancer, say researchersThe Zika virus can wreak havoc on the brain of a developing fetus, but its destructive power may be harnessed to fight a form of adult brain cancer.
Jul 21, 2017
'I'll be back soon, so stand-by': John McCain's message to 'sparring' colleagues as US senator fights cancerMcCain's absence complicated Republican leader Mitch McConnell's plans for a Senate vote on a GOP health care bill to erase much of Barack Obama's law.
Mar 03, 2016
Novel immunotherapy may beat brain cancerResearchers, including one of Indian-origin, have shown that a next-generation cell-based immunotherapy may offer new hope in the fight against brain cancer
Feb 25, 2016
Skin cells to kill brain cancer: Researchers develop new method to fight deadly tumourAccording to the study, skin cells can be turned to embryonic stem cells, which can then move throughout the brain and kill the cancer-causing cells.
May 31, 2015
US Vice President Joe Biden's son Beau dies of brain cancerFormer Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden, son of US Vice President Joe Biden, died on Saturday after battling brain cancer, the vice president said. He was 46.
Nov 03, 2014
Right to life advocate 29-year-old Brittany Maynard, ends life through stateMaynard became a nationally recognized advocate for the group Compassion & Choices, which seeks to expand aid-in-dying laws beyond a handful of states.
Jul 27, 2012
Genetic cause behind lethal brain cancer discoveredGlioblastoma is typically treated with surgery, followed by radiation and chemotherapy.