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A failed Alzheimer's drug could boost effect of radiotherapy on brain tumours

A new clinical trial, set to launch this year, will test a new way to make radiotherapy more effective for patients with brain tumours. If successful, a personalised approach could benefit patients who are in desperate need of new treatment options.

27 January 2023


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