Central nervous system cancers

This page provides details of NCIN's work on cancers of the Central Nervous System tumours. The Site Specific Clinical Reference Group (SSCRG) covers cancers and low grade tumours of the brain, spinal cord and adjacent tissues including skull base and pituitary.

The Chair of the SSCRG is Professor Peter Collins, Department of Histopathology, Addenbrookes Hospital. 

Public Health England Knowledge & Intelligence team (East) support the SSCRG's analytical work programme and lead on requests for data on CNS cancers.

NCIN publications on CNS Cancers

In February 2015, an article was published in the European Journal of Cancer written by memebrs of the NCIN CNS SSCRG: 'Glioblastoma in England: 2007–2011'


The following NCIN Publications focus on CNS Cancer.

CNS cancers