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Research & Reviews  282 results

Neural stem cell delivery of an oncolytic adenovirus in newly diagnosed malignant gliom...
https://doi.org/10.1016/S1470-2045(21)00245-X
The Lancet. Oncology; Fares J, Ahmed AU et. al.

Jul 2nd, 2021 - Malignant glioma is the most common and lethal primary brain tumour, with dismal survival rates and no effective treatment. We examined the safety and activity of NSC-CRAd-S-pk7, an engineered oncolytic adenovirus delivered by neural stem cells (N...

Modification of MRI pattern of high-grade glioma pseudoprogression in regorafenib therapy.
https://doi.org/10.1111/1754-9485.13267
Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology; Mansour M, Vitale V et. al.

Jun 25th, 2021 - Pseudoprogression (PP) is a diagnostic dilemma in the follow-up of brain high grade gliomas (HGG), and the introduction of new therapies has further complicated its identification in Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI). We report a case of pseudoprog...

Benefit of adjuvant, but not concurrent, temozolomide for IDH-mutant anaplastic astrocy...
https://doi.org/10.1016/S1470-2045(21)00154-6
The Lancet. Oncology; Sasaki H

May 17th, 2021 - Benefit of adjuvant, but not concurrent, temozolomide for IDH-mutant anaplastic astrocytoma.|2021|Sasaki H,|

Case report and literature review: antenatal diagnosis of a fetal anaplastic astrocytoma.
https://doi.org/10.1080/14767058.2021.1918668
The Journal of Maternal-fetal & Neonatal Medicine : the O... Huang SJ, Liu XL et. al.

May 10th, 2021 - To describe the ultrasonographic appearance of congenital anaplastic astrocytoma, so as to provide diagnostic clues for it. An updated review of the literature was also carried out. There was a case of fetal anaplastic astrocytoma detected by ultr...

The role of sex genotype in paediatric CNS tumour incidence and survival.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8263540
Child's Nervous System : ChNS : Official Journal of the I... Soon WC, Goacher E et. al.

May 5th, 2021 - Evidence exists, in CNS germinomas and medulloblastomas (MB), that patient sex significantly influences incidence and outcome. The role of sex genotype in other paediatric CNS tumours remains unclear. This study sought to examine the role of sex g...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  55 results

Study of TG02 in Elderly Newly Diagnosed or Adult Relapsed Patients With Anaplastic Astrocytoma or Glioblastoma
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03224104

Apr 23rd, 2020 - Group A will be composed of newly-diagnosed, elderly patients with IDH1R132H-non mutant and MGMT promoter-unmethylated anaplastic astrocytoma or glioblastoma who will receive TG02 and RT. Group B will be composed of newly-diagnosed, elderly patien...

Ketogenic Diet in Children With Malignant or Recurrent/Refractory Brain Tumor
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03328858

Feb 4th, 2020 - Brain tumors account for nearly 20% of all childhood malignancies. Of these, gliomas represent 50% of all brain tumors in children and young adults. Gliomas are classically divided into two subtypes - low-grade and high-grade. Low-grade gliomas (L...

Oral Capecitabine and Temozolomide (CAPTEM) for Newly Diagnosed GBM
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03213002

Nov 18th, 2019 - There were an estimated 22,000 new cases of brain cancers in 2015 in the United States, and 15,000 deaths (Howlader et al., 2014). Glioblastoma (WHO IV), and Anaplastic Astrocytoma (WHO III), are the most common brain cancers, respectively, repres...

Radiation Therapy Combined With Chemotherapy in Treating Patients With Anaplastic Astrocytoma or Mixed Gliomas
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00004259

Sep 11th, 2019 - OBJECTIVES: Compare the overall survival and time to tumor progression in patients with anaplastic astrocytoma or mixed gliomas treated with radiotherapy combined with temozolomide vs carmustine or lomustine vs temozolomide and carmustine (arm dis...

Repeated Super-selective Intraarterial Cerebral Infusion Of Bevacizumab Plus Carboplatin For Treatment Of Relapsed/Refractory GBM And Anaplastic Astrocytoma
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01386710

Aug 21st, 2019 - The high-grade malignant brain tumors, glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) and anaplastic astrocytoma (AA), comprise the majority of all primary brain tumors in adults. This group of tumors also exhibits the most aggressive behavior, resulting in median...

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News  8 results

Combination Treatment Fails to Improve Survival in Recurrent Glioma
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/940391

Nov 4th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Following tumor resection in patients with recurrent glioblastoma and anaplastic astrocytoma, treatment with vocimagene amiretrorepvec (Toca 511) and with flucytosine (Toca FC) provides no improvement in overall surviva...

Combination Treatment Fails to Improve Survival in Recurrent Glioma
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/940391

Nov 4th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Following tumor resection in patients with recurrent glioblastoma and anaplastic astrocytoma, treatment with vocimagene amiretrorepvec (Toca 511) and with flucytosine (Toca FC) provides no improvement in overall surviva...

Novel Combo Explored for Rare Brain Tumor
https://www.onclive.com/publications/oncology-live/2018/vol-19-no-5/novel-combo-explored-for-rare-brain-tumor

Mar 4th, 2018 - Victor A. Levin, MD Investigators are seeking to determine whether the combination of eflornithine (alphadifluoromethylornithine) with lomustine can improve survival for patients with recurrent anaplastic astrocytoma (AA). A rare form of brain tum...

Columbia Neurosurgery Article Highlights Medical Expert’s Support for NORD Patient Information
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/144281/rare-diseases/columbia-neurosurgery-article-highlights-medical-experts

Aug 9th, 2017 - An article on the Columbia University Medical Center website describes how neurosurgeon Jeffrey Bruce, MD, helped NORD develop a report for patient/family education on anaplastic astrocytoma. Dr.

Early results positive for treating high-grade gliomas with virus-based therapy
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/109335/cns/brain-cancer/early-results-positive-treating-high-grade-gliomas-virus
Jessica Craig

Jun 1st, 2016 - An investigational virus-based therapy was safely given to patients with high-grade or recurrent gliomas in a phase I study, improving survival for some, investigators report. Dr.

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