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A synthetic chemical (KHS101) has been discovered by researchers that has the ability to kill aggressive brain tumour cells by removing their source of energy. Read more

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A Phase II clinical trial has begun in the US to evaluate a new drug, GDC-0084, that targets the signalling pathway implicated in almost all (90%) of glioblastoma multiforme brain cancer cases. Read more

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After speaking openly about her brain cancer, the former minister for public health and culture secretary, Tessa Jowell, is now campaigning for cancer patients to have the choice to trial new treatments and stop the ones that aren’t working for them Read more

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An immunotherapy developed at Roswell Park Cancer Institute has been granted orphan drug status by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Read more

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Scientists from the University of Cambridge are beginning a trial to examine whether Zika virus could be used as a cancer cure for patients with brain tumours. Read more

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