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Brain cancer origin found

Brain tumors are one of the leading causes of cancer deaths in children and are often very threatening in adults also. A neurosurgeon has identified cancer stem cells in human brain tumors which may help the development of new treatments for brain cancers. Brain tumors start from caner stem cells which fuel the tumor's growth.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by New Kerala

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About: Brain cancer origin found

Date: 9 January 2005

Source: New Kerala

URL: http://www.newkerala.com/news-daily/news/features.php?action=fullnews&id=57621

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