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A Brief Introduction to the Brain

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A general diagram of the brain (Image by Colorbox).

Cerebrum

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The sections of the cerebrum (Image by Depositphotos).

Cerebellum

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A more complex diagram of the brain (Image by diagramchartspedia.com).

Where and How Glioblastoma Starts

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An image of an astrocyte (Image by iStock).
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An image of GFAP highlighted in astrocytes (Image by Aves Labs).

Recent Breakthroughs in Glioblastoma Research

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A cartoon depiction of radiation therapy (Image by Tera Vector).
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Several images of glioblastoma stem cells (Image by Spandidos Publications).
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A sample image of a gene transcript (Image by Biostars).

Key Takeaways

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