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Brain Tumor Reports

Volume 8 Number 9
1 May 2008

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Contents


Diagnosis & Evaluation

Integrative Medicine

Overall Management & Case Reports

Prognosis & Outcome

Treatment

Stem Cells

Children's Corner


Diagnosis & Evaluation




Hourani R, Brant LJ, Rizk T, Weingart JD, Barker PB, Horská A.
Can proton MR spectroscopic and perfusion imaging differentiate between neoplastic and nonneoplastic brain lesions in adults?
AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2008 Feb;29(2):366-72. Epub 2007 Nov 30
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Terakawa Y, Tsuyuguchi N, Iwai Y, Yamanaka K, Higashiyama S, Takami T, Ohata K
Diagnostic Accuracy of 11C-Methionine PET for Differentiation of Recurrent Brain Tumors from Radiation Necrosis After Radiotherapy
J Nucl Med. 2008 Apr 15; [Epub ahead of print]
 Abstract


Integrative Medicine




Pouliquen D, Olivier C, Hervouet E, Pedelaborde F, Debien E, Le Cabellec MT, Gratas C, Homma T, Meflah K, Vallette FM, Menanteau J
Dietary prevention of malignant glioma aggressiveness, implications in oxidant stress and apoptosis
Int J Cancer. 2008 Apr 15; [Epub ahead of print]
 Abstract

Soletti RC, de Faria GP, Vernal J, Terenzi H, Anderluh G, Borges HL, Moura-Neto V, Gabilan NH
Potentiation of anticancer-drug cytotoxicity by sea anemone pore-forming proteins in human glioblastoma cells
Anticancer Drugs. 2008 Jun;19(5):517-525
 Abstract


Overall Mngt & Case Reports




Templeton A, Hofer S, Topfer M, Sommacal A, Fretz C, Cerny T, Gillessen S
Extraneural Spread of Glioblastoma - Report of Two Cases
Onkologie. 2008 Mar 20;31(4):192-194. [Epub ahead of print]
 Abstract


Prognosis & Outcome




Lorenzoni J, Torrico A, Villanueva P, Gederlini A, Torrealba G
Surgery for high-grade gliomas in a developing country: survival estimation using a simple stratification system
Surg Neurol. 2008 Apr 25; [Epub ahead of print]
 Abstract

Monoranu CM, Huang B, Zangen IL, Rutkowski S, Vince GH, Gerber NU, Puppe B, Roggendorf W
Correlation between 6q25.3 deletion status and survival in pediatric intracranial ependymomas
Cancer Genet Cytogenet. 2008 Apr 1;182(1):18-26; Epub 2008 Mar 6
 Abstract


Treatment




Debinski W
Drug cocktails for effective treatment of glioblastoma multiforme
Expert Rev Neurother. 2008 Apr;8(4):515-7
 Abstract |  Full Text |  Reprint

Tosoni A, Franceschi E, Ermani M, Bertorelle R, Bonaldi L, Blatt V, Brandes AA
Temozolomide three weeks on and one week off as first line therapy for patients with recurrent or progressive low grade gliomas
J Neurooncol. 2008 Apr 23; [Epub ahead of print]
 Abstract

Tremont-Lukats IW, Ratilal B, Armstrong T, Gilbert M
Antiepileptic drugs for preventing seizures in people with brain tumors
Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2008 Apr 16;(2):CD004424
 Abstract


Stem Cells




Boockvar JA, Howard BM
Brain tumor stem cells: will understanding a new paradigm lead to improved therapies?
Expert Rev Neurother. 2008 Apr;8(4):511-4
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Lorico A, Mercapide J, Soloduschko V, Alexeyev M, Fodstad O, Rappa G.
Primary neural stem/progenitor cells expressing endostatin or cytochrome P450 for gene therapy of glioblastoma
Cancer Gene Ther. 2008 Apr 18; [Epub ahead of print]
 Abstract

Mimeault M, Batra SK
Targeting of cancer stem/progenitor cells plus stem cell-based therapies: the ultimate hope for treating and curing aggressive and recurrent cancers
Panminerva Med. 2008 Mar;50(1):3-18
 Abstract

Moon JH, Yoon BS, Kim B, Park G, Jung HY, Maeng I, Jun EK, Yoo SJ, Kim A, Oh S, Whang KY, Kim H, Kim DW, Kim KD, You S
Induction of neural stem cell-like cells (NSCLCs) from mouse astrocytes by Bmi1
Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2008 Apr 24; [Epub ahead of print]
 Abstract

Rappa G, Mercapide J, Anzanello F, Prasmickaite L, Xi Y, Ju J, Fodstad O, Lorico A
Growth of cancer cell lines under stem cell-like conditions has the potential to unveil therapeutic targets
Exp Cell Res. 2008 Mar 20; [Epub ahead of print]
 Abstract

Veeravagu A, Bababeygy SR, Kalani MS, Hou L, Tse V
The Cancer Stem Cell-Vascular Niche Complex in Brain Tumor Formation
Stem Cells Dev. 2008 Apr 22;. [Epub ahead of print]
 Abstract


Children's Corner




Elisabetta Mancini Camporeale
Alberi in fuga
(Trees on the run) 
BrainLife, 22 April 2008
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