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International Brain Tumour Awareness Week Fluid's Bad Influence

01 November 2023

Fluid's Bad Influence

Cerebrospinal fluid induces resistance to chemotherapy in glioblastoma (GBM) brain tumour cells – clues to improved therapy strategies for this hard to treat aggressive cancer

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This is International Brain Tumour Awareness Week – 29.10–5.11 2023

Written by Lindsey Goff

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