A new testing device, consisting of Y-shaped tunnels that replicate vascular conduits in the brain, can be used to distinguish deadly types of brain cancer cells

Glioblastoma is a deadly brain cancer with a very poor survival rate, but by understanding how certain cell types drive its spread doctors may be able to offer more effective treatments. Researchers have developed a new tool that shines a light on these dangerous machinations, with an ability to classify the deadliest cells to help gauge how aggressive a patient’s cancer might be.

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