The drug was also used off-label as compassionate use in several patients whose tumours decreased in size and whose symptoms improved, suggesting the drug should be considered for clinical trials, Magill said.
New Delhi: Scientists in India and Japan have developed a highly accurate machine tool to help clinicians choose the most effective treatment strategy for patients with glioma brain tumour. A new machine learning approach classifies a common type of brain tumour into low or high grades with almost 98 per cent accuracy, researchers reported in […]
Bengaluru: SBF Healthcare & Research Centre would offer sequentially programmed magnetic field therapy for treating patients suffering from brain tumor with cancer cells in India and the US, a top official said on Saturday. “The magnetic therapy, which treated 500 brain tumor cancer patients at our hospital as part of the pilot project, has been […]
London: Researchers have developed an artificial intelligence-based (AI) method for analysis of brain tumours, paving the way for individualised treatment of tumours. According to the study, published in the The Lancet Oncology, AI machine learning methods, carefully trained on standard magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), are more reliable and precise than established radiological methods in the […]
New York: Exposure to high levels of radio frequency radiation (RFR) — used in 2G and 3G cell phones — can increase the riserous tumours in the heart, brain and adrenal gland, researchers have warned. The study, led by the US National Institutes of Health’s National Toxicology Programme (NTP), looked at the effects of exposing […]
New York: Apple has hired Steven Keating, the doctoral student from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) who made a 3D printout of his own brain after he was diagnosed with a tumour, a media report said. According to a report in CNBC on Friday, it is still not known whether Keating is working on one of […]