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Leeds scientists make breakthrough with potential brain tumour treatment

A new study has revealed that targeting the RAD51 molecule could potentially help oncologists treat aggressive brain tumours.

Although the molecule helps cells to repair their DNA, the new study has found that targeting the molecule actually increased the effectiveness of radiotherapy to kill glioblastoma. 361 more words

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Little Act of Kindness that Means SO Much

Today I was doing some research online as per usual, and, as so often happens, came across a very relevant video about a young boy with Childhood Cancer and a store manager who made a world of a difference just by caring… 1,265 more words


Brain tumours in children toolkit

The Royal College of GPs has launched the Brain Tumours in Children toolkit.

This toolkit has been designed to help GPs and other primary care professionals to spot signs of brain tumours in children as early as possible by highlighting ‘red flag’ symptoms to look out for, and providing up-to-date guidance and training resources all in one place.

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Are steroids detrimental to survival in brain tumours?

As I update neurochecklists I come across some papers which make me go, ‘really!’ Such studies challenge established theories and threaten conventional practice. Such is the case with a recent paper in… 229 more words



It was a long day, several hours drive… Yes I had the SatNav on, how else could I drive around the great lakes, but still not entirely sure. 1,704 more words

SPIN vs FACT: National Toxicology Program report on cancer risk from cellphone radiation

Joel M. Moskowitz, Ph.D. has created a Fact Sheet on the recent NTP study that summarizes some “Spin” that is being presented in the media on this important study and its findings. 276 more words

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