Published on Tuesday, April 3, 2012 by mcypen
A vaccination may help boost the immune system of children with brain tumors, a small new study reports.
The prognosis for many children with brain tumors, known as gliomas, is grim. Radiation is the only effective treatment, although there has been hope that a vaccine could boost the immune system's response.
The study patients included 16 children with newly diagn...