Published in Cancer Weekly, December 7th, 2004
This finding, by a team of investigators led by St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, was published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.
White matter is the part of the brain composed of nerves that are covered in a pearly-white sheath. Much of the cerebral cortex, where high-level thinking occurs, is made of white matter.
The study demonstrates that this damage, called white matter lesions (WMLs), can be...
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