Tumour Treating Fields (TTFields) have anti-proliferative effects on paediatric brain tumour cell lines at clinically deliverable field settings


INTRODUCTIONApproximately 400 children in the UK are diagnosed with a CNS tumour each, which represents a quarter of childhood cancer cases in the UK. The overall 5-year survival rate of peadiatric brain tumour patients is... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Joshua Branter (The University of Nottingham)
  2. Maria de los Angeles Estevez-Cebrero (The University of Nottingham)
  3. Richard Grundy (The University of Nottingham)
  4. Surajit Basu (Department of Neurosurgery, Queen’s Medical Centre, Nottingham)
  5. Stuart Smith (The University of Nottingham)

Topic Area

Paediatric Oncology and Tumours in Young Adults


OS-22D » Parallel Session D: Science (16:00 - Thursday, 22nd June, Pentland East)

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