Chondrosarcoma

Common Name(s)

Chondrosarcoma

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Sarcoma Alliance

The Sarcoma Alliance strives to improve the lives of people affected by sarcoma through accurate diagnosis, improved access to care, guidance, education and support.

Last Updated: 20 Feb 2013

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Following organizations serve the condition "Chondrosarcoma" for support, advocacy or research.

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Sarcoma Alliance

The Sarcoma Alliance strives to improve the lives of people affected by sarcoma through accurate diagnosis, improved access to care, guidance, education and support.

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Last Updated: 20 Feb 2013

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Chondrosarcoma" returned 441 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Diagnosis of extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma in the thigh using EWSR1-NR4A3 gene fusion: a case report.
 

Author(s): Hiroki Kobayashi, Kazutaka Kikuta, Tetsuya Sekita, Michiro Susa, Kazumasa Nishimoto, Aya Sasaki, Kaori Kameyama, Shintaro Sugita, Tadashi Hasegawa, Masaya Nakamura, Morio Matsumoto, Hideo Morioka

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Extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma is a rare soft tissue sarcoma that has unusual ultrastructural and molecular features. However, unlike other soft tissue sarcomas, it does not have specific clinical symptoms or radiological features, which can make its diagnosis difficult. Nevertheless, ...

Last Updated: 11 Nov 2016

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Quantification of the asymmetric migration of the lipophilic dyes, DiO and DiD, in homotypic co-cultures of chondrosarcoma SW-1353 cells.
 

Author(s): Tomasz P Lehmann, Wojciech Juzwa, Krystyna Filipiak, Patrycja Sujka-Kordowska, Maciej Zabel, Jakub Głowacki, Maciej Głowacki, Paweł P Jagodziński

Journal: Mol Med Rep. 2016 Nov;14(5):4529-4536.

 

DiO and DiD are lipophilic cell labelling dyes used in the staining of cells in vivo and in vitro. The aim of the present study was to quantify the asymmetrical distribution of dyes in co‑cultured cells and to measure the intercellular transfer of DiO and DiD. DiO and DiD were ...

Last Updated: 17 Oct 2016

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BL-038, a Benzofuran Derivative, Induces Cell Apoptosis in Human Chondrosarcoma Cells through Reactive Oxygen Species/Mitochondrial Dysfunction and the Caspases Dependent Pathway.
 

Author(s): Ju-Fang Liu, Chien-Yu Chen, Hsien-Te Chen, Chih-Shiang Chang, Chih-Hsin Tang

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Chondrosarcoma is a highly malignant cartilage-forming bone tumor that has the capacity to invade locally and cause distant metastasis. Moreover, chondrosarcoma is intrinsically resistant to conventional chemotherapy or radiotherapy. The novel benzofuran derivative, BL-038 (2-amino-3-(2,6-dichlorophenyl)-6-(4-methoxyphenyl)benzofuran-4-yl ...

Last Updated: 13 Sep 2016

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The terms "Chondrosarcoma" returned 52 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

What Is New in the miRNA World Regarding Osteosarcoma and Chondrosarcoma?
 

Author(s): Gaia Palmini, Francesca Marini, Maria Luisa Brandi

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Despite the availability of multimodal and aggressive therapies, currently patients with skeletal sarcomas, including osteosarcoma and chondrosarcoma, often have a poor prognosis. In recent decades, advances in sequencing technology have revealed the presence of RNAs without coding ...

Last Updated: 8 Mar 2017

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Novel therapeutic approaches in chondrosarcoma.
 

Author(s): Genovefa Polychronidou, Vasilios Karavasilis, Seth M Pollack, Paul H Huang, Alex Lee, Robin L Jones

Journal: Future Oncol. 2017 Mar;13(7):637-648.

 

Chondrosarcoma is a malignant tumor of bones, characterized by the production of cartilage matrix. Due to lack of effective treatment for advanced disease, the clinical management of chondrosarcomas is exceptionally challenging. Current research focuses on elucidating the molecular ...

Last Updated: 30 Jan 2017

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Bladder chondrosarcoma plus urothelial carcinoma in recurred transitional cell carcinoma of the upper urinary tract: a case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Min Hyun Cho, Sung Han Kim, Weon Seo Park, Jae Young Joung, Ho Kyung Seo, Jinsoo Chung, Kang Hyun Lee

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Sarcomatoid urothelial carcinoma (SUC) is a rare malignant neoplasm of the urinary bladder comprising 0.2-0.6 % of all histological bladder tumor subtypes. It presents as a high-stage malignancy and exhibits aggressive biological behavior, regardless of the treatment employed. It ...

Last Updated: 21 Oct 2016

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Proton Radiation for Chordomas and Chondrosarcomas
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Chordomas; Chondrosarcomas

 

Last Updated: 7 Dec 2015

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Trial of Pazopanib in Patients With Solitary Fibrous Tumor and Extraskeletal Myxoid Chondrosarcoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Solitary Fibrous Tumor; Extraskeletal Myxoid Chondrosarcoma

 

Last Updated: 3 Oct 2014

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