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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Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Chondrosarcoma" returned 276 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Custom osteotomy guides for resection of a pelvic chondrosarcoma.
 

Author(s): William G Blakeney, Robert Day, Laurence Cusick, Richard L Carey Smith

Journal: Acta Orthop. 2014 Aug;85(4):438-41.

 

Last Updated: 15 Jul 2014

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Gli1 inhibition suppressed cell growth and cell cycle progression and induced apoptosis as well as autophagy depending on ERK1/2 activity in human chondrosarcoma cells.
 

Author(s): Y Sun, W Guo, T Ren, W Liang, W Zhou, Q Lu, G Jiao, T Yan

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The transcription factor glioma-associated oncogene 1 (Gli1) has been recognized as a very important nuclear executor at the distal end of the Hedgehog (Hh) signal pathway, which has crucial roles in regulating many developmental processes, such as pattern formation, differentiation, ...

Last Updated: 3 Jan 2014

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Gliotoxin isolated from marine fungus Aspergillus sp. induces apoptosis of human cervical cancer and chondrosarcoma cells.
 

Author(s): Van-Tinh Nguyen, Jung Suck Lee, Zhong-Ji Qian, Yong-Xin Li, Kil-Nam Kim, Soo-Jin Heo, You-Jin Jeon, Won Sun Park, Il-Whan Choi, Jae-Young Je, Won-Kyo Jung

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Gliotoxin, a secondary metabolite produced by marine fungus Aspergillus sp., possesses various biological activities including anticancer activity. However, the mechanism underlying gliotoxin-induced cytotoxicity on human cervical cancer (Hela) and human chondrosarcoma (SW1353) cells ...

Last Updated: 25 Dec 2013

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The terms "Chondrosarcoma" returned 27 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A giant falcine chondrosarcoma: case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Yan-Wu Yang, Shuang Liu, Xiang Wang, Qing Mao

Journal: Neurol India. ;62(2):214-6.

 

Last Updated: 14 May 2014

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Primary chondrosarcoma of the breast: a case presentation and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Sanaa Errarhay, Mohamed Fetohi, Samia Mahmoud, Hanane Saadi, Chahrazed Bouchikhi, Abdelaziz Banani

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Mammary sarcomas are uncommon tumors. When tumors like malignant cystosarcomaphyllodes and metaplastic carcinoma, where malignant cartilaginous areas may be present, are excluded, only nine cases have been reported to date.We report another case of primary chondrosarcoma of the breast ...

Last Updated: 22 Aug 2013

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Chondrosarcoma in childhood: the radiologic and clinical conundrum.
 

Author(s): Susan M Mosier, Tanvi Patel, Karen Strenge, Andrew D Mosier

Journal: J Radiol Case Rep. 2012 Dec;6(12):32-42.

 

Less than 10% of chondrosarcomas occur in children. In addition, as little as 0.5% of low-grade chondrosarcomas arise secondarily from benign chondroid lesions. The presence of focal pain is often used to crudely distinguish a chondrosarcoma (which is usually managed with wide surgical ...

Last Updated: 31 Jan 2013

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Study of Pazopanib in the Treatment of Surgically Unresectable or Metastatic Chondrosarcoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Chondrosarcoma; Metastatic Chondrosarcoma

 

Last Updated: 6 Jan 2014

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Proton Therapy for Chordomas and/or Chondrosarcomas
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Chordomas; Chondrosarcomas

 

Last Updated: 11 Mar 2014

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A Phase II Study of EVEROLIMUS in Patients With Primary or Relapsed Chondrosarcomas
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Chondrosarcoma

 

Last Updated: 29 Jul 2014

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