Effect of cancer therapy on neural stem cells: implications for cognitive function.

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PURPOSE OF REVIEW Modern cancer therapies have allowed for a dramatic increase in the survival rates in both children and adults. However, a frequent and unfortunate side-effect of cancer therapy is a long-term decline in neurocognitive function. Specifically, cranial radiation therapy markedly alters memory processes, while chemotherapeutic agents are… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/CCO.0b013e3283571a8e

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@article{Gibson2012EffectOC, title={Effect of cancer therapy on neural stem cells: implications for cognitive function.}, author={Erin Gibson and Michelle Monje}, journal={Current opinion in oncology}, year={2012}, volume={24 6}, pages={672-8} }