In vitro evaluation of radiochemotherapy using carbon ions in glioblastoma cell lines

L. Zipp, S. Rieken, S. Brons, M. Winter, T. Haberer, K.-J. Weber & S. Combs
Background: High-grade gliomas grow rapidly and aggressively and despite the introduction of new multimodality treatment regimens, such as postoperative radiotherapy and radiochemotherapy, prognosis is still poor with only slight improvments. A new promising option is heavy ion therapy which may be [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]