Sen. John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer

July 20, 2017  –

What do we know about the type of brain cancer with which Senator John McCain has been diagnosed? UF Health Neurosurgeon Maryam Rahman, M.D., is a member of the research team led by Duane Mitchell, M.D., Ph.D., to develop safe and more targeted treatments using immunotherapy for patients with malignant brain tumors. Here she shares new treatments and current research in the field that offer hope.