Brain Cancer & Tumors: Types & Information Document List

This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World Brain Tumor - Aneurysm category.

Publication List:

Radiotherapy Followed By Chemotherapy Improves Survival for Patients with Anaplastic Glioma
Improvement resulted in 56% of patients given radiotherapy then chemotherapy surviving for five years, compared with only 44% of those who did not - Published: 2016-06-06
Brain Tumor Highest Cause of Cancer in Teens and Young Adults
Report shows malignant brain tumors now the most common cause of cancer related deaths in people aged 15-39 and most common cancer among 15-19 year olds - Published: 2016-02-25
Cancer Vaccine for Glioblastoma Brain Tumors
Researchers unravel the mechanisms behind a novel cancer vaccine for brain tumors, paving the way for further development - Published: 2014-11-17
Stopping Glioblastoma Brain Tumors in their Path
Study by Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital sheds new information on Glioblastoma (GBM) the most common and deadly form of brain cancer - Published: 2014-01-09
Glioblastoma Multiforme Brain Cancer Study Shows 50% of Patients Alive After 5 Years
Experimental treatment consists of vaccine ICT-107 to alert immune system to existence of cancer cells and activate tumor-killing response by targeting antigens involved in development of glioblastoma cells - Published: 2013-11-25
Vaccine for Brain Cancer Proves Effective
Cancer vaccines are a relatively new approach that has appeared in the last decade - Published: 2012-04-17
What Causes Glioblastoma Brain Cancer
Problems that occur during the transcription of the genetic code for making proteins may play a role in the formation of a glioblastoma - Published: 2011-07-07
Campaign Asks Parents To Be Aware of Brain Tumor in Children
HeadSmart aims to speed up diagnosis rates and raise awareness of brain tumor symptoms - Published: 2011-06-11
Cell Phones Do Not Increase Brain Cancer Risk
No significant change in the incidence of brain cancers in men or women during 9 year time period - Published: 2011-02-20
Nose Drops to Treat Brain Cancer
Compared to cancer treated with injectable form of the drug the nose drop drug reduced the weight of tumors by almost one-third - Published: 2010-09-22
Brain Cancer Survivor to Cycle Across USA
Anne Feeley a brain cancer survivor will cycle across the USA this to raise awareness and money for brain cancer research and support - Published: 2010-02-26
Chemical Compound May Stop Brain Tumors
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine scientists identify chemical compound that may stop deadly brain tumors - Published: 2009-04-10
Avastin Effective at Delaying Brain Tumor Progression
Use of Avastin to treat a subgroup of recurrent Grade 3 brain tumors showed it was safe and effective at delaying tumor progression - Published: 2009-04-06
Glioblastoma Multiforme - Adult Brain Tumor
Glioblastoma Multiforme is a fast growing type of central nervous system tumor that forms from glial tissue of the brain and spinal cord - Published: 2009-04-02
Ependymoblastoma - Child Brain Tumor
Ependymoblastoma is a highly malignant brain tumor of childhood and is usually seen in the very young child or infant - Published: 2009-04-01
Astrocytoma - Grade III and IV
Astrocytoma is a tumor that begins in the brain or spinal cord in small star-shaped cells called astrocytes - Published: 2009-04-01
Brain Cancer is Caused by Tumor
The effect of a brain tumor impacts brain functions from memory areas to perceptual and reasoning function - Published: 2008-11-28