Brain Tumors and Solid Stress

How does solid stress from brain tumors damage healthy tissue?

Solid stress on the brain due to tumors was recently studied.  Solid stress refers to the physical pressure and strength utilized by the tumor.  The Massachusetts General Hospital-led research revealed that some brain tumors can increase solid stress, especially with larger, solid tissue tumors through their research titled, “How does…

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An Innovative and Promising Treatment for Cancer?

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

The 2018 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was awarded to scientists who pioneered an innovative approach to cancer treatment that enhances the ability of the immune system to attack and destroy cancer cells – Immunotherapy.  Two scientists, James P. Allison and Tasuku Honjo, were awarded “for their discovery of…

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