Brain Tumor

A one-two punch for brain tumors? New clinical trial opens at U-M

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Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 10:00
Gene therapy developed by Dr. Maria Castro and Dr. Pedro Lowenstein will now get the first test in human patients. The experimental approach, based on their research while at the University of Michigan, delivers two different genes directly into the brains of patients following the operation to remove the bulk of their tumors.