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 3656 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Unilateral malignant optic glioma following glioblastoma multiforme in the young: a case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Chia-Ying Lin, Hsiu-Mei Huang

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Malignant optic gliomas are rare, but they rapidly become lethal visual pathway tumors. We present the clinical course, treatment, and prognosis of a case of unilateral malignant optic glioma in a young man with a history of brain glioblastoma multiforme (GBM).

Last Updated: 12 Mar 2017

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Does smoking increase the risk of developing glioma? A meta-analysis based on case-control studies.
 

Author(s): Xiaqing Guo, Yabo Wang

Journal: J Cancer Res Ther. 2016 Dec;12(Supplement):C301-C303.

 

The purpose of this study was to assess the relationship between smoking and glioma risk by meta-analysis.

Last Updated: 23 Feb 2017

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Meta-analysis of association between mobile phone use and glioma risk.
 

Author(s): Yabo Wang, Xiaqing Guo

Journal: J Cancer Res Ther. 2016 Dec;12(Supplement):C298-C300.

 

The purpose of this study was to evaluate the association between mobile phone use and glioma risk through pooling the published data.

Last Updated: 23 Feb 2017

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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:

A role for ion channels in perivascular glioma invasion.
 

Author(s): Emily G Thompson, Harald Sontheimer

Journal: Eur. Biophys. J.. 2016 Oct;45(7):635-648.

 

Malignant gliomas are devastating tumors, frequently killing those diagnosed in little over a year. The profuse infiltration of glioma cells into healthy tissue surrounding the main tumor mass is one of the major obstacles limiting the improvement of patient survival. Migration along ...

Last Updated: 17 Jul 2016

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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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Clinical outcome assessment in malignant glioma trials: measuring signs, symptoms, and functional limitations.
 

Author(s): Jaishri O Blakeley, Stephen Joel Coons, John R Corboy, Nancy Kline Leidy, Tito R Mendoza, Jeffrey S Wefel

Journal: Neuro-oncology. 2016 Mar;18 Suppl 2():ii13-ii20.

 

The shared goal of all parties developing therapeutics against malignant gliomas is to positively impact the lives of people affected by these cancers. Clinical outcome assessment (COA) tools, including measures of patient-reported outcome, performance outcome, clinician-reported ...

Last Updated: 18 Mar 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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