Glioma

Common Name(s)

Glioma

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National Brain Tumor Society

National Brain Tumor Society is fiercely committed to finding better treatments, and ultimately a cure, for people living with a brain tumor today and anyone who will be diagnosed tomorrow. This means effecting change in the system at all levels. It’s time to build on progress and transform tomorrow, today.

Last Updated: 21 Nov 2014

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Condition Specific Organizations

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

National Brain Tumor Society

National Brain Tumor Society is fiercely committed to finding better treatments, and ultimately a cure, for people living with a brain tumor today and anyone who will be diagnosed tomorrow. This means effecting change in the system at all levels. It’s time to build on progress and transform tomorrow, today.

http://braintumor.org/

Last Updated: 21 Nov 2014

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Glioma" returned 3629 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Synergistic anti-glioma effect of a coloaded nano-drug delivery system.
 

Author(s): Huae Xu, Feng Jia, Pankaj Kumar Singh, Shu Ruan, Hao Zhang, Xiaolin Li

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The anti-glioma effect of temozolomide (Tem) is sometimes undermined by the emerging resistance. Recently, resveratrol (Res), herbal medicine extracted from grape seeds, has been demonstrated for its potential use in chemosensitization. In the current study, both these drugs were ...

Last Updated: 29 Dec 2016

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Anti-Cancer Effect of Cap-Translation Inhibitor 4EGI-1 in Human Glioma U87 Cells: Involvement of Mitochondrial Dysfunction and ER Stress.
 

Author(s): Ming Wu, Chi Zhang, Xue-Jun Li, Qing Liu, Siyi Wanggou

Journal: Cell. Physiol. Biochem.. 2016 ;40(5):1013-1028.

 

Cancer cells are frequently addicted to deregulated oncogenic protein translation that usually arises as a consequence of increased signaling flux from eIF4F activation. The small molecule 4EG-I, a potent inhibitor of translation initiation through disrupting eIF4E/eIF4G interaction, ...

Last Updated: 12 Dec 2016

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miR-491 regulates glioma cells proliferation by targeting TRIM28 in vitro.
 

Author(s): Zengxin Qi, Shengyong Cai, Jiajun Cai, Lingchao Chen, Yu Yao, Liang Chen, Ying Mao

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MicroRNAs are significantly involved in tumorigenesis and progression of glioma. However, the critical part they play in glioma have not been fully elaborated. miR-491 and Tripartite motif containing 28 (TRIM28) are reported to aberrantly express in glioblastoma multiforme (GBM). ...

Last Updated: 1 Dec 2016

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others.
The terms "Glioma" returned 247 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Treatment of Adult Lower-Grade Glioma in the Era of Genomic Medicine.
 

Author(s): Susan M Chang, Daniel P Cahill, Kenneth D Aldape, Minesh P Mehta

Journal: Am Soc Clin Oncol Educ Book. 2016 ;35():75-81.

 

By convention, gliomas are histopathologically classified into four grades by the World Health Organization (WHO) legacy criteria, in which increasing grade is associated with worse prognosis and grades also are subtyped by presumed cell of origin. This classification has prognostic ...

Last Updated: 2 Jun 2016

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Bilateral Thalamic Glioma: Case Report and Review of the Literature.
 

Author(s): Adrian Balasa, Rodica Balasa, Imre Egyed-Zsigmond, Rares Chinezu

Journal: Turk Neurosurg. 2016 ;26(2):321-4.

 

Bilateral thalamic glioma is extremely rare and the incidence cannot be adequately expressed. We present the case of a 72 years old male suffering from the rapid deterioration of cognitive function to moderately severe dementia in a short period of time. Magnetic resonance studies ...

Last Updated: 9 Mar 2016

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Targeting autophagy to sensitive glioma to temozolomide treatment.
 

Author(s): Yuanliang Yan, Zhijie Xu, Shuang Dai, Long Qian, Lunquan Sun, Zhicheng Gong

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Temozolomide (TMZ), an alkylating agent, is widely used for treating primary and recurrent high-grade gliomas. However, the efficacy of TMZ is often limited by the development of resistance. Recently, studies have found that TMZ treatment could induce autophagy, which contributes ...

Last Updated: 2 Feb 2016

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

11C-Methionine PET as Prognostic Marker of Gliomas
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Glioma

 

Last Updated: 18 Nov 2016

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Safety and Efficacy of IDH1R132H-DC Vaccine in Gliomas
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Glioma

 

Last Updated: 11 May 2016

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Trial of Panobinostat in Children With Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Glioma

 

Last Updated: 15 Nov 2016

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