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“Amazing Race” winners Catherine Wreford Ledlow and Craig Ramsay inspire resiliency when facing cancer.
Two studies found a vulnerability in gliomas—a type of brain tumors—that may open the door to new treatments for this cancer.
The CU Cancer Center was one of the clinical trial sites for Optune, which creates electrical fields that stop cancer cells from dividing.
Focusing on penetrating the blood-brain barrier in glioblastoma to more effectively deliver anti-cancer therapies.
The combination of target drugs Tafinlar-Mekinist is approved for nearly any type of advanced solid tumor that has the BRAF gene mutation.
A gene called FOXR2 that is normally turned off is activated in at least 70% of cancer types. Can it be targeted with new treatments?
Around 20% to 30% of meningiomas are aggressive and potentially deadly.
Researchers identified genetic alterations in gliomas, a common brain tumor, that may lead to better treatments.
My identity is fragmented. I am not sure whether I am part of the brain tumor now or whether the brain tumor is a part of me.
New studies shed light on rates of depression, anxiety and the risks of self-harm and suicide in people diagnosed with cancer.
Research led by Adam Green, MD, shows the five-year survival rates for children ages 0 to 3 months is half that of children ages 1 to 19.
This post is dedicated to my dear friend Jessica Morris. Rest in power, Jess. XX
Study is first to show benefit of any targeted drugs in glioblastomas—the most aggressive brain tumors.
Five years ago, two surgeons partnered to remove the majority of a 71mm primary brain tumor from my medial right parietal lobe.
It is difficult, if not impossible, to imprint on others the what-it’s-likeness of cancer, in my case, brain cancer.
However, the incidence rate of brain tumors among children and adolescents slightly increased during the same period, 2008 to 2017.
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