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Imaging technology captures tumor growth in real time

Researchers soon will unveil an imaging method that documents developing tumors at the molecular level.

By Sep. 17, 2013

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Tiny, maggot-like bot could kill hard-to-reach brain tumors

A light bulb goes off when a neurosurgeon sees plastic surgeons use sterile maggots to remove dead tissue.

By Sep. 6, 2013

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Photoacoustic device identifies cancer before tumors form

Researchers are using laser-induced ultrasound to provide much earlier detection of aggressive melanoma cancers, before tumors even have a chance to form.

By Jan. 6, 2012

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Do cell phones cause brain tumors? Debate rages

A Danish study says use of cell phones does not raise the risk of brain tumors. It immediately comes under fire from groups that say the danger is real.

By Oct. 21, 2011

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Study: Cell phones don't increase brain tumor risk in kids

New research out of Europe suggests that children who use cell phones are at no increased risk of developing brain tumors. But researchers still caution that more studies are needed.

By Jul. 28, 2011

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Study: No link between brain tumors, cell phones

Research on nearly 3 million Danish adults suggest that a decade of cell phone use does not increase the risk for at least some types of non-cancerous brain tumors.

By Jul. 14, 2011

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Once again: Do cell phones cause brain tumors?

A paper by a group of electromagnetic radiation activists says there's a "significant" risk of brain tumors from cell phone use, especially for children.

By Aug. 26, 2009

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Shedding new light on tumors

A new material developed at the University of Virginia simplifies the imaging of low-oxygen regions of tumors associated with cancer aggressiveness.

By Aug. 13, 2009

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Teen listens to iPod during brain tumor removal

Doctors had to keep Gavin Brooke, an 18-year-old from the United Kingdom, awake during a six-hour brain surgery. So he listened to his iPod.

By Dec. 18, 2008

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New and Noteworthy: Is Real's 'hacking' of iPod legal?; Steve Jobs undergoes surgery to remove cancerous tumor

New and Noteworthy: Is Real's 'hacking' of iPod legal?; Steve Jobs undergoes surgery to remove cancerous tumor

By Aug. 2, 2004