Keep up to date with our latest news on brain tumours, including charity updates, blog posts and research developments
21 Jan. 2020
This new role will establish and lead programmes in neuro-oncology and neuro-immunology, a step forward for our community.
08 Jan. 2020
Widely reported, the artificial intelligence diagnosis was faster than a pathologist, just…
03 Jan. 2020
Co-funded by us, Children with Cancer UK and Action Medical Research, the study from the University of Birmingham is the first of its kind.
02 Dec. 2019
New diagnostic techniques are driving real change in treatments for childhood brain tumours, a study reveals.
21 Nov. 2019
Reported in The Times this morning, thousands have benefited over the last ten years due to surgical improvements.
05 Nov. 2019
Reported at this week’s The National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI) conference, the innovative test could change the way brain tumours are diagnosed earlier.
08 Oct. 2019
Researchers have developed a blood test that could help identify people with a brain tumour, even if they have no clear-cut symptoms.
20 Sept. 2019
A study released this morning revealed that too few children are receiving targeted drugs for their cancers
13 Sept. 2019
Tocagen, an American gene-therapy company, announced the trial’s failure yesterday.
09 Sept. 2019
For a limited time the voting is open to decide the semifinalists in our Brain Race, with the Centre for Advancing Innovation. Which discoveries do you want to see go ...
27 Aug. 2019
New findings out of the University of Sussex could be paving the way to a new test for glioblastoma (GBM) using only fluids, like blood or cerebrospinal fluid.
10 Aug. 2019
Researchers at The University of California, San Diego, have found that a drug called teriflunomide has the ability to boost the effectiveness of chemotherapy drugs to treat glioblastomas.
01 Aug. 2019
Dr Martina Finetti tells us about her background and her research into rare childhood brain tumours.
24 July 2019
Researchers at St. Jude Children’s Hospital uncover the origins of medulloblastoma subgroup using single cell sequencing.
18 July 2019
Our Research Communications & Engagement Officer, Arshiya, shares some of the most exciting highlight from the 2019 annual British Neuro-Oncology Society (BNOS) conference.
09 July 2019
We have recently announced we will funding a study that looks at whether a therapy called Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) can be adapted to help treat young brain tumour ...
08 July 2019
With funding from The Brain Tumour Charity, researchers in Toronto, Canada are using the power of artificial intelligence (AI) to improve brain tumour diagnosis
26 June 2019
We’re delighted to announce our £1.35m investment in a pioneering drive to help accelerate research into brain tumours at one of the UK’s leading universities.