Brain Cancer
Friday 20 October, 2017

Scorpion venom to fight brain cancer

Scientists have received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to use “Tumour Paint”, a product derived from scorpion venom for study in human trials in the US  More...

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By ANI On Sunday, September 30th, 2012

Synthetic cannabinoid may treat brain cancer

Researchers in a US cancer centre are evaluating the safety and tolerability of a synthetic cannabinoid called  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011

Soon, glow treatment for brain tumours to help surgeons operate easily

Making brain cancers glow may help surgeons operate the tumour easily. This is what the scientists are set to test in the UK  More...

By BioNews On Friday, September 16th, 2011

Bad cholesterol feeds brain tumours

Bad cholesterol fuels the growth of the commonest type of brain cancer, glioblastoma, just as hormones drive the growth of certain breast and prostate cancers  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011

Study of small molecules paves way for brain cancer therapy

The findings of a study that could advance the development of targeted gene therapies and improve prognosis could be beneficial for patients suffering from an aggressive brain cancer  More...

By BioNews On Friday, August 5th, 2011

‘Missing link’ in common form of brain cancer found

A comprehensive map of genetic mutations occurring in the second-most common form of brain cancer, oligodendroglioma, appears to reveal the biological cause of the tumors, scientists say  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

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

Here’s bad news for cat owners as scientists have warned that the pet may be a cause of brain cancer in humans  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, July 13th, 2011

Herbal remedy beats brain cancer

Indirubin, a herbal compound used in traditional Chinese remedies might beat deadly brain tumours.  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011

Brain cancer patients who exercise regularly live longer

Scientists at the Duke Cancer Institute have indicated that brain cancer patients who are able to exercise live significantly longer than sedentary patients  More...

By BioNews On Friday, April 22nd, 2011

Molecule able to fight brain cancer found

Extending the hope to live longer than expected for patients suffering from brain cancer, a team of  More...