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Thinking Small to Cure Brain Cancer

In the treatment of cancer, chemotherapy describes the use of drugs to kill cancer cells, stop their spread, or slow their growth. But when it comes to treating glioblastoma and other malignant brain tumors, drugs…

Barrow Scientist Awarded NIH Grants to Improve Imaging for Brain Tumors

Barrow researcher Chad Quarles, PhD, and his team have received two R01 grants from the National Institutes of Health to develop advanced imaging methods for brain cancer, specifically glioblastoma. Among adults, glioblastoma is the deadliest…

Study IDs Risk Factors for Recurrent Stroke Despite Aggressive Medical Management

A study led by Dr. Michael Waters, director of the Stroke Program and Neurovascular Division at Barrow, has been named one of the top 10 heart and stroke research advances of 2016 by the American…

Nicotinic Receptors and Disease: Barrow Study IDs Potential Drug Targets

Barrow scientists who study specific receptors in the brain say the findings from their latest study could have important ramifications for a wide array of cholinergic functions, such as enhancing cognition in people with dementia,…

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