Chemotherapy of brain tumors.

  title={Chemotherapy of brain tumors.},
  author={Michael D. Prados and Carla Russo},
  journal={Seminars in surgical oncology},
  volume={14 1},
For many years, chemotherapy has been utilized for the treatment of malignant brain tumors with minimal success. This particularly true with chemotherapy in adult malignant gliomas for which no new drug has been approved for use since the initial studies using nitrosoureas and procarbazine in the early 1960s. However, the results of more recent clinical trials research using newer agents appear to show improved outcome in some tumor types. Better understanding of the basic biology of these… CONTINUE READING
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