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Research & Reviews  677 results

Anaplastic astrocytoma during pregnancy: the importance of an effective multidisciplina...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-242135
BMJ Case Reports; Filippi V, Leu SM et. al.

Apr 2nd, 2021 - A 34-year-old pregnant woman at 28 gestational weeks was diagnosed with a brain tumor after experiencing a generalised seizure. After completion of antenatal fetal lung maturation, she underwent an osteoplastic craniotomy parietal on the left side...

Effects of time to chemoradiation on high-grade gliomas from the Buenos Aires Metropoli...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0249486
PloS One; Prost DM, Merenzon MA et. al.

Apr 2nd, 2021 - High-Grade Gliomas (HGG) are the most frequent brain tumor in adults. The gold standard of clinical care recommends beginning chemoradiation within 6 weeks of surgery. Disparities in access to healthcare in Argentina are notorious, often leading t...

Diffuse Gliomas of the Brainstem and Cerebellum in Adults Show Molecular Heterogeneity.
https://doi.org/10.1097/PAS.0000000000001690
The American Journal of Surgical Pathology; Eschbacher KL, Ida CM et. al.

Feb 19th, 2021 - Posterior fossa (PF) diffuse gliomas in pediatric patients frequently harbor the H3 K27M mutation. Among adults, PF diffuse gliomas are rare, with limited data regarding molecular features and clinical outcomes. We identified 28 adult PF diffuse g...

Pharmacogenetics of ATP binding cassette transporter MDR1(1236C>T) gene polymorphism wi...
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41397-021-00206-y
The Pharmacogenomics Journal; Munisamy M, Munisamy S et. al.

Feb 16th, 2021 - Temozolomide (TMZ), an alkylating agent with a broad-spectrum antitumor activity, ability to cross blood-brain barrier (BBB), shown to be effective against malignant glioma. This study aims to investigate the effect of 1236C>T (rs1128503) single-n...

T2 mapping of the peritumoral infiltration zone of glioblastoma and anaplastic astrocyt...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1971400921989325
The Neuroradiology Journal; Auer TA, Kern M et. al.

Feb 12th, 2021 - To characterise peritumoral zones in glioblastoma and anaplastic astrocytoma evaluating T2 values using T2 mapping sequences. In this study, 41 patients with histopathologically confirmed World Health Organization high grade gliomas and preoperati...

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Drugs  31 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  735 results

Anaplastic astrocytoma during pregnancy: the importance of an effective multidisciplina...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-242135
BMJ Case Reports; Filippi V, Leu SM et. al.

Apr 2nd, 2021 - A 34-year-old pregnant woman at 28 gestational weeks was diagnosed with a brain tumor after experiencing a generalised seizure. After completion of antenatal fetal lung maturation, she underwent an osteoplastic craniotomy parietal on the left side...

Effects of time to chemoradiation on high-grade gliomas from the Buenos Aires Metropoli...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0249486
PloS One; Prost DM, Merenzon MA et. al.

Apr 2nd, 2021 - High-Grade Gliomas (HGG) are the most frequent brain tumor in adults. The gold standard of clinical care recommends beginning chemoradiation within 6 weeks of surgery. Disparities in access to healthcare in Argentina are notorious, often leading t...

Diffuse Gliomas of the Brainstem and Cerebellum in Adults Show Molecular Heterogeneity.
https://doi.org/10.1097/PAS.0000000000001690
The American Journal of Surgical Pathology; Eschbacher KL, Ida CM et. al.

Feb 19th, 2021 - Posterior fossa (PF) diffuse gliomas in pediatric patients frequently harbor the H3 K27M mutation. Among adults, PF diffuse gliomas are rare, with limited data regarding molecular features and clinical outcomes. We identified 28 adult PF diffuse g...

Pharmacogenetics of ATP binding cassette transporter MDR1(1236C>T) gene polymorphism wi...
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41397-021-00206-y
The Pharmacogenomics Journal; Munisamy M, Munisamy S et. al.

Feb 16th, 2021 - Temozolomide (TMZ), an alkylating agent with a broad-spectrum antitumor activity, ability to cross blood-brain barrier (BBB), shown to be effective against malignant glioma. This study aims to investigate the effect of 1236C>T (rs1128503) single-n...

T2 mapping of the peritumoral infiltration zone of glioblastoma and anaplastic astrocyt...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1971400921989325
The Neuroradiology Journal; Auer TA, Kern M et. al.

Feb 12th, 2021 - To characterise peritumoral zones in glioblastoma and anaplastic astrocytoma evaluating T2 values using T2 mapping sequences. In this study, 41 patients with histopathologically confirmed World Health Organization high grade gliomas and preoperati...

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News  9 results

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...

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...

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...

Oncolytic Virus Therapy Passes Early Efficacy Tests in Glioma Subtypes
https://www.onclive.com/publications/oncology-live/2017/vol-18-no-24/oncolytic-virus-therapy-passes-early-efficacy-tests-in-glioma-subtypes

Jan 6th, 2018 - Clark C. Chen, MD, PhD A2-step oncolytic virus has demonstrated promising signals against aggressive forms of brain cancers, including recurrent glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) and anaplastic astrocytoma (AA), in early clinical studies, according to...

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.

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Patient Education  1 results see all →