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 3650 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Radiation plus Chemotherapy in Low-Grade Glioma.
 

Author(s): Jan C Buckner, Arnab Chakravarti, Walter J Curran

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2016 Aug;375(5):490-1.

 

Last Updated: 13 Aug 2016

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High CHI3L1 expression is associated with glioma patient survival.
 

Author(s): Giedrius Steponaitis, Daina Skiriutė, Arunas Kazlauskas, Ieva Golubickaitė, Rytis Stakaitis, Arimantas Tamašauskas, Paulina Vaitkienė

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Survival of glioma patients with the same tumor histology and grade can vary significantly, and some low-grade gliomas transform to a more malignant phenotype. There is a need of molecular signatures, which are better predictors of the patient diagnosis, outcome of treatment, and ...

Last Updated: 28 Apr 2016

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Cerebral Glioma Grading Using Bayesian Network with Features Extracted from Multiple Modalities of Magnetic Resonance Imaging.
 

Author(s): Jisu Hu, Wenbo Wu, Bin Zhu, Huiting Wang, Renyuan Liu, Xin Zhang, Ming Li, Yongbo Yang, Jing Yan, Fengnan Niu, Chuanshuai Tian, Kun Wang, Haiping Yu, Weibo Chen, Suiren Wan, Yu Sun, Bing Zhang

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Many modalities of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) have been confirmed to be of great diagnostic value in glioma grading. Contrast enhanced T1-weighted imaging allows the recognition of blood-brain barrier breakdown. Perfusion weighted imaging and MR spectroscopic imaging enable ...

Last Updated: 15 Apr 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 249 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Smoking and Glioma Risk: Evidence From a Meta-Analysis of 25 Observational Studies.
 

Author(s): Chuan Shao, Wei Zhao, Zhenyu Qi, Jiaquan He

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Jan;95(2):e2447.

 

To systematically assess the relationship between smoking and glioma risk.A dose-response meta-analysis of case-control and cohort studies was performed. Pertinent studies were identified by searching database and reference lists. Random-effects model was employed to pool the estimates ...

Last Updated: 15 Jan 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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