Glioma

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Glioma

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Glioma" returned 2581 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Butterfly glioma.
 

Author(s): Anne Line Stensjøen, Ole Solheim, Erik Magnus Berntsen

Journal: Tidsskr. Nor. Laegeforen.. 2014 Feb;134(3):309.

 

Last Updated: 12 Feb 2014

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Well-differentiated pediatric glial neoplasms with features of oligodendroglioma, angiocentric glioma and dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumors: a morphological diagnostic challenge.
 

Author(s): Hande Keser, Michael Barnes, Gregory Moes, Han Sung Lee, Tarık Tıhan

Journal: Turk Patoloji Derg. 2014 ;30(1):23-9.

 

Oligodendrogliomas are rare in the pediatric population, and most oligodendroglioma-like tumors in this age group may belong to other entities. In addition, accurate diagnosis and grading of such lesions using criteria developed for adult oligodendrogliomas prove difficult, and often controversial.

Last Updated: 22 Jan 2014

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Overexpression of RKIP inhibits cell invasion in glioma cell lines through upregulation of miR-98.
 

Author(s): Zigui Chen, Quan Cheng, Zhiming Ma, Haipeng Xi, Renjun Peng, Bing Jiang

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2013 ;2013():695179.

 

Raf-1 kinase inhibitor protein (RKIP) is a tumor and metastasis suppressor in cancer cells. MicroRNAs (miRNAs) have been suggested to play a vital role in tumor initiation and progression by negatively regulating oncogenes and tumor suppressors. Quite recently, studies have identified ...

Last Updated: 6 Jan 2014

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The terms "Glioma" returned 159 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

High-grade glioma in elderly patients: can the oncogeriatrician help?
 

Author(s): Emeline Tabouret, Louis Tassy, Olivier Chinot, Elodie Crétel, Frederique Retornaz, Frederique Rousseau

Journal: Clin Interv Aging. 2013 ;8():1617-24.

 

Gliomas are the most frequent primary brain tumors in adults. As the population ages in Western countries, the number of people being diagnosed with glioblastoma is expected to increase. Clinical management of elderly patients with primary brain tumors is difficult, owing to multiple ...

Last Updated: 19 Dec 2013

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Maximizing output from current glioma vaccine trials to construct robust next-generation immunotherapies.
 

Author(s): Denis Migliorini, Pierre-Yves Dietrich, Paul R Walker

Journal: Immunotherapy. 2013 Nov;5(11):1147-50.

 

Last Updated: 5 Nov 2013

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Post-traumatic malignant glioma in a pregnant woman: case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Zongli Han, Yanli Du, Hui Qi, Wei Yin

Journal: Neurol. Med. Chir. (Tokyo). 2013 ;53(9):630-4.

 

To add a further contribution to the literature supporting the relationship between previous head trauma and the development of glioma. We present the first case of pregnancy-related post-traumatic malignant glioma in a 29-year-old female who was admitted because of left sided hemiplegia ...

Last Updated: 26 Sep 2013

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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A Pilot Study of Glioma Associated Antigen Vaccines in Conjunction With Poly-ICLC in Pediatric Gliomas
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Newly Diagnosed Pediatric Pontine Glioma.; Newly Diagnosed Pediatric High Grade Glioma.; Recurrent Pediatric High Grade Glioma.; Recurrent Pediatric Low Grade Glioma.

 

Last Updated: 7 Aug 2012

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Molecular Analysis of Samples From Patients With Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma and Brainstem Glioma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma; Brainstem Glioma

 

Last Updated: 18 Nov 2013

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Selumetinib in Treating Young Patients With Recurrent or Refractory Low Grade Glioma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Childhood Low-grade Cerebellar Astrocytoma; Childhood Low-grade Cerebral Astrocytoma; Childhood Mixed Glioma; Childhood Pilocytic Astrocytoma; Neurofibromatosis Type 1; Recurrent Childhood Anaplastic Oligodendroglioma; Recurrent Childhood Brain Stem Glioma; Recurrent Childhood Cerebellar Astrocytoma; Recurrent Childhood Cerebral Astrocytoma; Recurrent Childhood Oligodendroglioma; Recurrent Childhood Pilocytic Astrocytoma; Recurrent Childhood Visual Pathway and Hypothalamic Glioma; Recurrent Childhood Visual Pathway Glioma

 

Last Updated: 5 Aug 2014

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