Glioma

Common Name(s)

Glioma

Description for this condition is not yet available.
 

Advocacy and Support Organizations

 

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.

Last Updated: 21 Nov 2014

View Details

 

General Support Organizations

Not finding the support you need? Show General Support Organizations

 
 
Top

How do you compare to others with this condition?

Privately answer questions about your health. Let resources, you select, come to you.

Anonymously share and see how your answers compare with others with this condition while privately providing key pieces of information to medical researchers, disease advocacy groups, and others ONLY YOU select to help speed up cures and better alternatives.

 
 

Advocacy and Support Organizations

 

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

View Details

 

General Support Organizations

Not finding the support you need? Show General Support Organizations

 
 
 
 
Top

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 3838 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A European randomised controlled trial of the addition of etoposide to standard vincristine and carboplatin induction as part of an 18-month treatment programme for childhood (≤16 years) low grade glioma - A final report.
 

Author(s): Astrid K Gnekow, David A Walker, Daniela Kandels, Susan Picton, Giorgio Perilongo, Jacques Grill, Tore Stokland, Per Eric Sandstrom, Monika Warmuth-Metz, Torsten Pietsch, Felice Giangaspero, René Schmidt, Andreas Faldum, Denise Kilmartin, Angela De Paoli, Gian Luca De Salvo,

Journal: Eur. J. Cancer. 2017 Aug;81():206-225.

 

The use of chemotherapy to manage newly diagnosed low grade glioma (LGG) was first introduced in the 1980s. One randomised trial has studied two- versus four-drug regimens with a duration of 12 months of treatment after resection.

Last Updated: 26 Jun 2017

Go To URL
A nested case-control study of 277 prediagnostic serum cytokines and glioma.
 

Author(s): Judith Schwartzbaum, Min Wang, Elisabeth Root, Maciej Pietrzak, Grzegorz A Rempala, Ruo-Pan Huang, Tom Borge Johannesen, Tom K Grimsrud

Journal:

 

Recent research shows bidirectional communication between the normal brain and the peripheral immune system. Glioma is a primary brain tumor characterized by systemic immunosuppression. To better understand gliomagenesis, we evaluated associations between 277 prediagnostic serum cytokines ...

Last Updated: 8 Jun 2017

Go To URL
Accuracy of High-Field Intraoperative MRI in the Detectability of Residual Tumor in Glioma Grade IV Resections.
 

Author(s): Volker Heßelmann, Ann-Kathrin Mager, Claudia Goetz, Oliver Detsch, Hannah-Katharina Theisgen, Michael Friese, Wolfram Schwindt, Joachim Gottschalk, Paul Kremer

Journal: Rofo. 2017 Jun;189(6):519-526.

 

Objective To assess the sensitivity/specificity of tumor detection by T1 contrast enhancement in intraoperative MRI (ioMRI) in comparison to histopathological assessment as the gold standard in patients receiving surgical resection of grade IV glioblastoma. Materials and Methods 68 ...

Last Updated: 7 Jun 2017

Go To URL

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 280 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Association between common polymorphisms in ERCC gene and glioma risk: A meta-analysis of 15 studies.
 

Author(s): Tengda Qian, Bin Zhang, Chunsheng Qian, Yunwen He, Yihuan Li

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 May;96(20):e6832.

 

A number of studies have investigated the roles of excision repair cross complementation group 1 (ERCC1), ERCC2, and ERCC5 genes polymorphisms in the development of glioma; however, the results were inconsistent. Here, we performed a meta-analysis to investigate the association between ...

Last Updated: 17 May 2017

Go To URL
Mobile phone use and glioma risk: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Ming Yang, WenWen Guo, ChunSheng Yang, JianQin Tang, Qian Huang, ShouXin Feng, AiJun Jiang, XiFeng Xu, Guan Jiang

Journal:

 

Many studies have previously investigated the potential association between mobile phone use and the risk of glioma. However, results from these individual studies are inconclusive and controversial. The objective of our study was to investigate the potential association between mobile ...

Last Updated: 4 May 2017

Go To URL
Evaluation of Mobile Phone and Cordless Phone Use and Glioma Risk Using the Bradford Hill Viewpoints from 1965 on Association or Causation.
 

Author(s): Michael Carlberg, Lennart Hardell

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2017 ;2017():9218486.

 

Objective. Bradford Hill's viewpoints from 1965 on association or causation were used on glioma risk and use of mobile or cordless phones. Methods. All nine viewpoints were evaluated based on epidemiology and laboratory studies. Results. Strength: meta-analysis of case-control studies ...

Last Updated: 12 Apr 2017

Go To URL
 
 
Top

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

Go to URL
Safety and Efficacy of IDH1R132H-DC Vaccine in Gliomas
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Glioma

 

Last Updated: 11 May 2016

Go to URL
Trial of Panobinostat in Children With Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Glioma

 

Last Updated: 21 Sep 2017

Go to URL