Brain tumour treatment is set to be revolutionised by a cheap drug

  • Richard Hill

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New research led by Richard Hill suggests that a cheap drug combining three readily available medications will revolutionise brain tumour treatments, the drug (which combines liquid aspirin, triacetin and saccharin) breaks down brain cancers' defences to make tumours visible to powerful immunotherapy drugs

Period6 Aug 2019 → 12 Aug 2019

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  • TitleStudy Reveals A New Drug May Help Treat Brain Tumours
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletBold Sky
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryIndia
    Date12/08/19
    DescriptionResearch led by Richard Hill suggests that a cheap drug combining three readily available medications will revolutionise brain tumour treatments, the drug – which combines liquid aspirin, triacetin and saccharin – breaks down brain cancers' defences to make tumours visible to powerful immunotherapy drugs
    Producer/AuthorAmritha K
    URLhttps://www.boldsky.com/health/disorders-cure/new-drug-may-help-treat-brain-tumour-study-reveals-129417.html?utm_source=/rss/boldsky-fb.xml&utm_medium=184.28.191.84&utm_campaign=client-rss
    PersonsRichard Hill
  • TitleManchester based trio in cancer treatment breakthrough
    Degree of recognitionLocal
    Media name/outletAbout Manchester
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date7/08/19
    Descriptionmedical experts have made a potentially revolutionary breakthrough for the treatment of brain tumours. trials were led by the research team at the Brain Tumour Research Centre at University of Portsmouth
    Producer/AuthorNigel Barlow
    URLhttps://aboutmanchester.co.uk/manchester-based-trio-in-cancer-treatment-breakthrough/
    PersonsRichard Hill
  • TitleLiquid Aspirin is Shrinking Brain Tumours in Mice
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletIndependent Television Network
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritorySri Lanka
    Date7/08/19
    DescriptionA new drug containing a liquid form of aspirin could in future help treat some of the most aggressive brain cancers, according to researchers at the Brain Tumour Research Centre at the University of Portsmouth
    Producer/AuthorITN
    URLhttps://www.itnnews.lk/en/2019/08/07/161958/
    PersonsRichard Hill
  • TitleBrain tumour treatment is set to be revolutionised by a cheap drug
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletBrinkwire
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited States
    Date7/08/19
    DescriptionA cheap drug combining three readily available medications will revolutionise brain tumour treatments, research suggests.

    The drug – which combines liquid aspirin, triacetin and saccharin – breaks down brain cancers’ defences to make tumours visible to powerful immunotherapy drugs.
    URLhttps://en.brinkwire.com/health/brain-tumour-treatment-is-set-to-be-revolutionised-by-a-cheap-drug/
    PersonsRichard Hill
  • TitleUniversity scientists help develop drug made from aspirin to combat brain cancer
    Degree of recognitionLocal
    Media name/outletThe News
    Media typePrint
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date7/08/19
    DescriptionScientists in Portsmouth, including Richard Hill have helped to develop a cheap drug that will combat brain cancer
    URLhttps://printmonitoringservice.vuelio.co.uk/file/displaypdf?articleid=940530&clientname=80796_UniversityofPortsmouth_PRINT&filename=462073452.pdf
    PersonsRichard Hill
  • TitleNew drug could be used for targeted cancer therapies
    Media name/outletDrugTargetReview.com
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date7/08/19
    DescriptionA new drug called IP1867B, which could be used for future treatments of brain tumours, is being examined by scientists at the University of Portsmouth
    Producer/AuthorRachael Harper
    URLhttps://www.drugtargetreview.com/news/47469/new-drug-targeted-cancer-therapies/
    PersonsRichard Hill
  • TitleA new drug, known as IP1867B, could be used for future treatments of brain tumours
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletSpy Ghana
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryGhana
    Date7/08/19
    DescriptionA research team at the University of Portsmouth has shown that new drug IP1867B works with existing cancer treatments, boosting their effectiveness and, in some cases, restoring sensitivity to some treatments
    Producer/AuthorIke Dzokpo
    URLhttps://www.newsghana.com.gh/a-new-drug-known-as-ip1867b-could-be-used-for-future-treatments-of-brain-tumours/
    PersonsRichard Hill
  • TitleNew drug for shrinking brain tumours hits market
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletElombah.com
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryNigeria
    Date7/08/19
    DescriptionA new drug, known as IP1867B, could be used for future treatments of brain tumours accorting to research by Richard Hill at the Brain Tumour Research Centre at University of Portsmouth
    URLhttps://elombah.com/new-drug-for-shrinking-brain-tumours-hits-market/
    PersonsRichard Hill
  • TitleBrain tumour treatment is set to be revolutionised by a cheap drug that combines three types of medication including Asprin
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletThe Daily Mail
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date6/08/19
    DescriptionA cheap drug combining three readily available medications will revolutionise brain tumour treatments, research suggests.

    Research by Richard Hill has shown the new drug can cross the 'blood-brain barrier' – a hurdle which has so far stopped cancer drugs attacking brain tumours.
    Producer/AuthorBen Spencer
    URLhttps://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-7324913/Brain-tumour-treatment-set-revolutionised-cheap-drug.html
    PersonsRichard Hill
  • TitleShrinking Brain Tumours and Door Opening for Targeted Cancer Therapies
    Media name/outletMindzilla
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date6/08/19
    DescriptionA new drug, known as IP1867B, could be used for future treatments of brain tumours.

    Richard Hill led the research team at the Brain Tumour Research Centre at University of Portsmouth, working with the University of Algarve (Portugal), the University of Liverpool (UK) and Innovate Pharmaceuticals to examine IP1867B.
    URLhttps://mindzilla.com/newsroom/health/cancer-research/30661/20190806-shrinking-brain-tumours-and-door-opening-for-targeted-cancer-therapies/
    PersonsRichard Hill
  • TitleCut-price drug that battles brain tumours with aspirin
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletThe Daily Mail
    Media typePrint
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date6/08/19
    DescriptionA cheap drug combining three readily available medications will revolutionise brain tumour treatments, research by Richard Hill suggests
    Producer/AuthorBen Spencer
    URLhttps://printmonitoringservice.vuelio.co.uk/file/displaypdf?articleid=939717&clientname=80796_UniversityofPortsmouth_PRINT&filename=461968108.pdf
    PersonsRichard Hill
  • TitleCut-price drug that can combat brain cancer with aspirin
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletScottish Daily Mail
    Media typePrint
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date6/08/19
    DescriptionA cheap drug combining three readily available substances will revolutionise brain tumour treatments, research by Richard Hill suggests
    Producer/AuthorBen Spencer
    URLhttps://printmonitoringservice.vuelio.co.uk/file/displaypdf?articleid=939718&clientname=80796_UniversityofPortsmouth_PRINT&filename=461974116.pdf
    PersonsRichard Hill
  • TitleShrinking brain tumours and opening the door for targeted cancer therapies
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletHospitalHealthCare.com
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date6/08/19
    DescriptionA new drug, known as IP1867B, could be used for future treatments of brain tumours. Richard Hill led the research team at the Brain Tumour Research Centre at University of Portsmouth, working with the University of Algarve (Portugal), the University of Liverpool (UK) and Innovate Pharmaceuticals to examine IP1867B
    URLwww.hospitalhealthcare.com/editors-pick/shrinking-brain-tumours-and-opening-door-targeted-cancer-therapies
    PersonsRichard Hill
  • TitleBrain tumour treatment is set to be revolutionised by a cheap drug
    Media name/outletTheWorldNews.net
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date6/08/19
    DescriptionA cheap drug combining three readily available medications will revolutionise brain tumour treatments, research suggests. The drug – which combines liquid aspirin, triacetin and saccharin – breaks down brain cancers' defences to make tumours visible to powerful immunotherapy drugs. Researchers including Richard Hill have shown the new drug can cross the 'blood-brain barrier' – a hurdle which has so far stopped cancer drugs attacking brain tumours.
    Producer/AuthorDaily Mail
    URLhttps://theworldnews.net/uk-news/brain-tumour-treatment-is-set-to-be-revolutionised-by-a-cheap-drug
    PersonsRichard Hill
  • TitlePortsmouth scientists help develop cheap drug made from aspirin to combat brain cancer
    Degree of recognitionLocal
    Media name/outletThe News
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date6/08/19
    DescriptionResearch led by Richard Hill suggests that a cheap drug combining three readily available medications will revolutionise brain tumour treatments, the drug – which combines liquid aspirin, triacetin and saccharin – breaks down brain cancers' defences to make tumours visible to powerful immunotherapy drugs
    Producer/AuthorMillie Salkeld
    URLhttps://www.portsmouth.co.uk/health/portsmouth-scientists-help-develop-cheap-drug-made-from-aspirin-to-combat-brain-cancer-1-9024070
    PersonsRichard Hill
  • TitleNew Drug Opens the Door for Targeted Cancer Therapies
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletMedIndia.net
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryIndia
    Date6/08/19
    DescriptionNew drug named IP1867B reduces the size of brain tumors and holds promise for future treatment of brain tumours, according to Dr Richard Hill led research team at the Brain Tumour Research Centre at University of Portsmouth
    Producer/AuthorRamya Rachamanti
    URLhttps://www.medindia.net/news/new-drug-shrinks-brain-tumours-opening-the-door-for-targeted-cancer-therapies-189430-1.htm
    PersonsRichard Hill

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