Lethal Brain Tumor's Strength May Be a Weakness as Well, Reveals Ludwig Institute For Cancer Research (LICR)

Published: Aug 18, 2010

ScienceDaily (Aug. 16, 2010) — Malignant gliomas are the most common subtype of primary brain tumor -- and one of the deadliest. Even as doctors make steady progress treating other types of solid tumor cancers, from breast to prostate, the most aggressive form of malignant glioma, called a glioblastoma multiforme or GBM, has steadfastly defied advances in neurosurgery, radiation therapy and various conventional or novel drugs.

Back to news