7 challenges facing research and investment in primary brain tumours

Johanna Joyce, Ludwig member, co-signs a position paper on the challenges the scientific community faces in the fight against primary brain tumours

On the initiative of Cancer Research UK, an international panel of brain cancer researchers and clinicians assessed the most important challenges ahead in the development of effective treatmens for patients. These seven key challenges have been set out in a recent consensus paper published in Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology (7th February 2019).