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January 10, 2014
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A Norwegian defense

Brain cancer researcher travels to Oslo for dissertation defense As winter weather hit Newark, Del., on Sunday, Dec. 8, a University of Delaware brain cancer researcher escaped the storm by traveling to Oslo, Norway, of all places.  The Norwegian capital … Continue reading

March 1, 2013
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For This Doctor, Hope Amidst Fear is the Best Medicine

Dr. Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa may not be able to cure his patients’ brain cancer, but there is one thing that the internationally renowned neurosurgeon and neuroscientist can provide them with: hope. During a recent visit to campus Quiñones-Hinojosa discussed his journey … Continue reading

December 8, 2012
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A Friend in the Fight against Cancer

The U is at the forefront of cancer research in dogs After more than an hour discussing the shared evolution of dogs and humans, and how the cancer mysteries that lie deep within one may inform and effect treatments on … Continue reading

October 17, 2011
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New Method helps Researchers Zero in on Drugs that can kill Brain Cancer Stem Cells

Researchers with UCLA’s Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center have developed a new screening approach to identify chemical compounds that can target and kill the stem cells responsible for creating deadly brain tumors. Glioblastoma is one of the deadliest malignancies, typically killing … Continue reading