IEEE Pulse Feature: Harnessing Another Tool for Treating Brain Cancer

Imagining a future with new life-saving approaches for brain cancer may soon become reality. “I think the holy grail is some kind of treatment that cures a person from a biologic level. If we could cure without radiation at all that would be ideal,” Mohiuddin says. For the thousands of people diagnosed with brain cancer every year, this future can’t come soon enough. Until then, the addition of new tools such as GammaTile offer some hope for living with brain cancer.

ew Treatment Gives Hope, Time to Patients With Glioblastoma

New Treatment Gives Hope, Time to Patients With Glioblastoma

Chris is a patient battling an aggressive and cancerous glioblastoma. After an initial surgery and other traditional therapies could not keep Chris’ tumor from growing back, IU Health’s multidisciplinary team of neurosurgeons and radiation oncologists developed a plan involving a cutting-edge treatment called GammaTile Therapy.