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Deadliest childhood brain tumor could be treatable with a virus

Deadliest childhood brain tumor could be treatable with a virus

A novel therapy using a oncolytic virus (designed to attack only cancer cells) has been used for the first time worldwide to treat patients with diffuse intrinsic truncal gliomathe brain tumor which causes more deaths in childrenand it has been proven that this procedure is feasible and safe and has hardly any adverse effects. This …

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Spanish scientists open a promising way to treat the most lethal brain cancer in children with viruses

Spanish scientists open a promising way to treat the most lethal brain cancer in children with viruses

Cristina GarridoCONTINUE Updated:06/30/2022 12:56 p.m. Save Related news Leukemias and brain tumors are the types of cancer more frequent in kids. The latter, moreover, are the ones with the highest mortality at this stage. And of these, the diffuse intrinsic truncal gliomawith an incidence of 30-40 cases per year in Spain, is deadliest of all. …

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