New research at Birmingham University suggests children with brain tumours could avoid the side effects of aggressive cancer treatment.
In-depth scans which determine the make-up of a tumour could potentially mean some children are spared the more strenuous therapies that can lead to long term disabilities.
From 2006-2008 there were 219 cases of brain tumours in children up to the age of 14.
More top news
Jack Adcock died in 2011 after going in to cardiac arrest at the Leicester Royal Infirmary.
As research recommends 20mph speed limits in towns & cities - do you think it's a good idea? Take part in our poll here:
Ndeko was given his name after a week-long public vote.