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Cholesterol deprivation can kill brain tumour cells

Glioblastoma (GBM) is the most common and most aggressive form of brain cancer, which is extremely difficult to treat. 

Johnny Depp meets paralyzed fan before concert

Johnny Depp meets paralyzed fan before concert

Actor-rocker Johnny Depp met his paralyzed fan Amanda Currie ahead of the Hollywood Vampires' Connecticut concert.

New method to kill brain cancer with skin cells

The discovery can offer, for the first time in more than 30 years, a new and more effective treatment for the disease, says the study.

Drug that could limit spread of deadly brain tumours

The drug propentofylline or PPF, targets a protein called TROY.

New therapy slows down brain tumour

A new therapy that cuts off the way some cancer cells communicate significantly slows the rapid spread of a common and deadly brain tumour, new research has found.

Anti-psychotic medications new hope against brain tumours

Researchers have said that FDA-approved anti-psychotic drugs possess tumor-killing activity against the most aggressive form of primary brain cancer, glioblastoma.

How `chameleon-like` breast cancer cells lead to brain tumours

A new study has explained why getting rid of breast cancer cells does not ensure that the disease won`t spread to the brain.

Biological mechanism allows brain cancer cells to hide from drugs

A new research has discovered a biological mechanism that allows brain tumor cells to escape from the drugs designed to target them, resulting in drug resistance.

Breast cancer, brain tumours not caused by viruses

A new study has disproved theories that viruses cause breast cancer and the brain tumour, glioblastoma.

Genes responsible for brain cancer identified

Eighteen genes that propel a common and aggressive form of brain cancer in adults have been identified, says a study.

Genetic cause behind lethal brain cancer discovered

Scientists have discovered the genetic cause behind the most common and aggressive form of primary brain cancer, they claimed.

`Tumours capable of making own blood vessels`

Tumours don`t rely on host`s blood vessels for nourishment as they can make their own blood vessel.

`Tumours capable of making own blood vessels`

Tumours don`t rely on host`s blood vessels for nourishment as they can make their own blood vessel.