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U of M studies of new brain cancer vaccine moves from dogs to humans

September 20, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

In 2008, veterinarians at the University of Minnesota developed a treatment for brain tumors in dogs that includes surgery and an experimental anti-cancer vaccine. Now, doctors have developed a version of the canine treatment that’s being tested in a few humans. Continue Reading

Mary Tyler Moore to undergo brain tumor surgery

May 12, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Spokeswoman Alla Plotkin says Moore’s doctors recommended the elective procedure after monitoring the tumor for some time. Plotkin did not say when the surgery would take place. Continue Reading