Neural Stem Cell Transplantation May Improve Cognitive Function in Brain Cancer - The ASCO Post

May 14, 2019 0 Comments

The potentially devastating long-term consequences on cognitive function in patients with brain cancer following cranial irradiation led Charles L. Limoli, PhD, Professor of Radiation Oncology, University of California, Irvine, to study neural stem cell transplantation and how the procedure may prevent cognitive decline in this setting. Although an effective treatment for brain cancers, radiation therapy can sometimes induce debilitating side effects, including disruptions in memory and concentr...

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