Malignant mesenchymal tumor

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Malignant mesenchymal tumor

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Malignant mesenchymal tumor" returned 8 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Malignant phyllodes tumors display mesenchymal stem cell features and aldehyde dehydrogenase/disialoganglioside identify their tumor stem cells.
 

Author(s): Jin-Jin Lin, Chiun-Sheng Huang, John Yu, Guo-Shiou Liao, Huang-Chun Lien, Jung-Tung Hung, Ruey-Jen Lin, Fen-Pi Chou, Kun-Tu Yeh, Alice L Yu

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Although breast phyllodes tumors are rare, there is no effective therapy other than surgery. Little is known about their tumor biology. A malignant phyllodes tumor contains heterologous stromal elements, and can transform into rhabdomyosarcoma, liposarcoma and osteosarcoma. These ...

Last Updated: 12 Jul 2014

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The malignant brain tumor (MBT) domain protein SFMBT1 is an integral histone reader subunit of the LSD1 demethylase complex for chromatin association and epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition.
 

Author(s): Ming Tang, Huangxuan Shen, Yue Jin, Tong Lin, Qingsong Cai, Melissa A Pinard, Shyamasri Biswas, Quyen Tran, Guangyao Li, Anitha K Shenoy, Emily Tongdee, Shuibin Lin, Yumei Gu, Brian K Law, Lei Zhou, Robert McKenna, Lizi Wu, Jianrong Lu

Journal: J. Biol. Chem.. 2013 Sep;288(38):27680-91.

 

Chromatin readers decipher the functional readouts of histone modifications by recruiting specific effector complexes for subsequent epigenetic reprogramming. The LSD1 (also known as KDM1A) histone demethylase complex modifies chromatin and represses transcription in part by catalyzing ...

Last Updated: 23 Sep 2013

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Tumor-specific isoform switch of the fibroblast growth factor receptor 2 underlies the mesenchymal and malignant phenotypes of clear cell renal cell carcinomas.
 

Author(s): Qi Zhao, Otavia L Caballero, Ian D Davis, Eric Jonasch, Pheroze Tamboli, W K Alfred Yung, John N Weinstein, , Robert L Strausberg, Jun Yao

Journal: Clin. Cancer Res.. 2013 May;19(9):2460-72.

 

We aim to identify tumor-specific alternative splicing events having potential applications in the early detection, diagnosis, prognosis, and therapy for cancers.

Last Updated: 2 May 2013

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The terms "Malignant mesenchymal tumor" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Malignant mesenchymal tumor with leiomyosarcoma, rhabdomyosarcoma, chondrosarcoma, and osteosarcoma differentiation: case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Yao-Feng Li, Cheng-Ping Yu, Seng-Tang Wu, Ming-Shen Dai, Herng-Sheng Lee

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A case of malignant mesenchymoma of the bladder containing leiomyosarcoma, rhabdomyosarcoma, chondrosarcoma, osteosarcoma, and myxomatous components is described. The primary pedunculated tumor measuring 14×13×7 cm and weighing 343 g arose from the left trigone of the bladder and ...

Last Updated: 16 May 2011

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Decitabine Followed by a Cancer Antigen Vaccine for Patients With Neuroblastoma and Sarcoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Neuroblastoma; Ewings Sarcoma; Osteogenic Sarcoma; Rhabdomyosarcoma; Synovial Sarcoma

 

Last Updated: 17 Dec 2014

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Bevacizumab, Chemotherapy and Valproic Acid in Advanced Sarcomas
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Sarcoma; Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Locally Advanced Sarcoma; Unresectable Sarcoma; Metastatic Sarcoma

 

Last Updated: 22 Jun 2015

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Radiation Therapy With or Without Combination Chemotherapy or Pazopanib Hydrochloride Before Surgery in Treating Patients With Newly Diagnosed Non-Rhabdomyosarcoma Soft Tissue Sarcomas That Can Be Removed by Surgery
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adult Fibrosarcoma; Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma; Angiomatoid Fibrous Histiocytoma; Atypical Fibroxanthoma; Clear Cell Sarcoma of Soft Tissue; Epithelioid Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumor; Epithelioid Sarcoma; Extraskeletal Myxoid Chondrosarcoma; Extraskeletal Osteosarcoma; Fibrohistiocytic Neoplasm; Glomus Tumor of the Skin; Inflammatory Myofibroblastic Tumor; Intimal Sarcoma; Leiomyosarcoma; Liposarcoma; Low Grade Fibromyxoid Sarcoma; Low Grade Myofibroblastic Sarcoma; Malignant Cutaneous Granular Cell Tumor; Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumor; Malignant Triton Tumor; Mesenchymal Chondrosarcoma; Myxofibrosarcoma; Myxoid Chondrosarcoma; Myxoinflammatory Fibroblastic Sarcoma; Nerve Sheath Neoplasm; PEComa; Pericytic Neoplasm; Plexiform Fibrohistiocytic Tumor; Sclerosing Epithelioid Fibrosarcoma; Stage IB Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Stage IIB Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Stage III Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Stage IV Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Synovial Sarcoma; Undifferentiated (Embryonal) Sarcoma; Undifferentiated High Grade Pleomorphic Sarcoma of Bone

 

Last Updated: 2 Jul 2015

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