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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. Though topics may have since been updated they are listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.

Publication List

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. Vaccine for Brain Cancer Proves Effective
    Cancer vaccines are a relatively new approach that has appeared in the last decade - Published: 2012-04-17
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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


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