7 July 2021
Harnessing Technology to Enable Hope for GBM — Tumour Treating Fields
In this article, Dr Daniel Tan introduces Tumour Treating Fields, a promising therapy for patients with glioblastoma multiforme.
Glioblastoma multiforme or GBM is a feared, lethal and aggressive brain tumour that arises from glial cells, which are supporting cells of neurons. Tumours of glial cells are known as gliomas, and GBM is classified as a grade IV diffuse astrocytic and oligodendroglia tumour by the World Health Organization.