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Brain Tumor Reports

Volume 8 Number 15
1 August 2008

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Contents


Epidemiology & Risk Factors

Etiology & Pathogenesis

Overall Management & Case Reports

Prognosis & Outcome

Psychosocial Aspects

Stem Cells

Treatment


Epidemiology & Risk Factors




Maule M, Scélo G, Pastore G, Brennan P, Hemminki K, Pukkala E, Weiderpass E, Olsen JH, Tracey E, McBride ML, Brewster DH, Pompe-Kirn V, Tonita JM, Kliewer EV, Chia KS, Jonasson JG, Martos C, Magnani C, Boffetta P
Risk of second malignant neoplasms after childhood central nervous system malignant tumours: an international study
Eur J Cancer. 2008 Apr;44(6):830-9. Epub 2008 Mar 10
 Abstract


Etiology & Pathogenesis




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Kleihues P and Ohgaki H
Primary and secondary glioblastomas: From concept to clinical diagnosis
Neuro-oncol 1999 January; 1(1): 44-51; DOI:10.1215/15228517-1-1-44
 Abstract |  Reprint

Kleihues P and Ohgaki H
Genetics of glioma progression and the definition of primary and secondary glioblastoma
Brain Pathol. 7,1131–1136 (October 1997)
 Abstract


Overall Mngt & Case Reports




Kurimoto M, Nagai S, Hamada H, Tsuboi Y, Hayashi N, Kubota T, Endo S.
Malignant transformation of supratentorial clear cell ependymoma
Neuropathology. 2008 Jul 18; [Epub ahead of print]
 Abstract

Mentrikoski M, Johnson MD, Korones DN, Scott GA.
Glioblastoma multiforme in skin: a report of 2 cases and review of the literature
Am J Dermatopathol. 2008 Aug;30(4):381-4
 Abstract

Tsutsumi S, Kondo A, Yasumoto Y, Ito M.
Rapid growth of congenital diffuse brain tumor considered to be teratoma: case report
Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo). 2008 Jul;48(7):322-5
 Abstract |  Reprint

Tsutsumi S, Yasumoto Y, Ito M.
Pathological laughter caused by frontal glioblastoma: case report
Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo). 2008 Jul;48(7):307-10
 Abstract |  Reprint

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Barres BA
What is a glial cell?
Glia. 2003 Jul;43(1):4-5. Epub 2003 May 16
 Abstract |  Full Text |  Reprint

Ming GL, Song H.
Adult neurogenesis in the mammalian central nervous system
Annu Rev Neurosci. 2005 Jul;28:223-50. Epub 2005 Mar 17
 Abstract

Walker DG, Pamphlett R.
Prolonged survival and pulmonary metastasis after local cure of glioblastoma multiforme
J Clin Neurosci. 1999 Jan;6(1):67-8
 Abstract


Prognosis & Outcome




Li S, Jiang T, Li G, Wang Z
Impact of p53 status to response of temozolomide in low MGMT expression glioblastomas: preliminary results
Neurol Res. 2008 Jul;30(6):567-70
 Abstract

Metellus P, Figarella-Branger D, Guyotat J, Barrie M, Giorgi R, Jouvet A, Chinot O; Club de Neuro-Oncologie de la Société Française de Neurochirurgie and the Association des Neuro-Oncologues d'Expression Française.
Supratentorial ependymomas: prognostic factors and outcome analysis in a retrospective series of 46 adult patients
Cancer. 2008 May 9;113(1):175-85
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Psychosocial Aspects




Dijkstra M, van Nieuwenhuizen D, Stalpers LJ, Wumkes M, Waagemans M, Vandertop WP, Heimans JJ, Leenstra S, Dirven CM, Reijneveld JC, Klein M
Late neurocognitive sequelae in WHO grade I meningioma patients
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2008 Jul 24. [Epub ahead of print]
 Abstract


Treatment




Attenello FJ, Mukherjee D, Datoo G, McGirt MJ, Bohan E, Weingart JD, Olivi A, Quinones-Hinojosa A, Brem H
Use of Gliadel (BCNU) Wafer in the Surgical Treatment of Malignant Glioma: A 10-Year Institutional Experience
Ann Surg Oncol. 2008 Jul 18; [Epub ahead of print]
 Abstract

Editor's Choice

Beier D, Röhrl S, Pillai DR, Schwarz S, Kunz-Schughart LA, Leukel P, Proescholdt M, Brawanski A, Bogdahn U, Trampe-Kieslich A, Giebel B, Wischhusen J, Reifenberger G, Hau P, Beier CP
Temozolomide preferentially depletes cancer stem cells in glioblastoma
Cancer Res. 2008 Jul 15;68(14):5706-15
 Abstract |  Reprint

Chamberlain MC.
Temozolomide for recurrent low-grade spinal cord gliomas in adults
Cancer. 2008 Jul 9. [Epub ahead of print]
 Abstract

Colman H, Aldape K
Molecular predictors in glioblastoma: toward personalized therapy
Arch Neurol. 2008 Jul;65(7):877-83
 Abstract

Eom KY, Kim IH, Park CI, Kim HJ, Kim JH, Kim K, Kim SK, Wang KC, Cho BG, Jung HW, Heo DS, Kang HJ, Shin HY, Ahn HS
Upfront chemotherapy and involved-field radiotherapy results in more relapses than extended radiotherapy for intracranial germinomas: modification in radiotherapy volume might be needed
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2008 May 29;71(3):667-71
 Abstract

Fadul CE, Kingman LS, Meyer LP, Cole BF, Eskey CJ, Rhodes CH, Roberts DW, Newton HB, Pipas JM.
A phase II study of thalidomide and irinotecan for treatment of glioblastoma multiforme
J Neurooncol. 2008 Jul 26; [Epub ahead of print]
Abstract

Hodozuka A, Hayashi Y, Annei R, Hiroshima S, Saito M, Orimoto R, Sato M, Tanaka T
Intrathecal infusion of the antineoplastic agents for meningeal dissemination
Gan To Kagaku Ryoho. 2008 Jun;35(6):900-5
 Abstract

Kadota RP, Mahoney DH, Doyle J, Duerst R, Friedman H, Holmes E, Kun L, Zhou T, Pollack IF.
Dose intensive melphalan and cyclophosphamide with autologous hematopoietic stem cells for recurrent medulloblastoma or germinoma
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2008 Jul 11; [Epub ahead of print]
 Abstract

Lin YM, Jan HJ, Lee CC, Tao HY, Shih YL, Wei HW, Lee HM.
Dexamethasone reduced invasiveness of human malignant glioblastoma cells through a MAPK phosphatase-1 (MKP-1) dependent mechanism
Eur J Pharmacol. 2008 Jul 9;. [Epub ahead of print]
 Abstract

Lopez S, Taillibert S, Idbaih A, Simon JM, Mazeron JJ.
Should elderly patients with glioblastoma be proposed to radiotherapy?
Cancer Radiother. 2008 Jul 21
 Abstract

Mathieu D, Kondziolka D, Flickinger JC, Fortin D, Kenny B, Michaud K, Mongia S, Niranjan A, Lunsford LD.
Tumor bed radiosurgery after resection of cerebral metastases
Neurosurgery. 2008 Apr;62(4):817-23
 Abstract

van Durme CM, Idema RN, van Guldener C.
Two rare complications of glioblastoma multiforme: persistent hiccup and acquired haemophilia A
Neth J Med. 2008 Jul-Aug;66(7):286-8
 Abstract |  Reprint

Wheeler CJ, Black KL, Liu G, Mazer M, Zhang XX, Pepkowitz S, Goldfinger D, Ng H, Irvin D, Yu JS
Vaccination elicits correlated immune and clinical responses in glioblastoma multiforme patients
Cancer Res. 2008 Jul 15;68(14):5955-64
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Ziobro M, Rolski J, Grela-Wojewoda A, Zygulska A, Niemiec M.
Effects of palliative treatment with temozolomide in patients with high-grade gliomas
Neurol Neurochir Pol. 2008 May-June;42(3):210-215
 Abstract |  Full Text |  Reprint


Stem Cells




Altaner C
Glioblastoma and stem cells
Neoplasma. 2008;55(5):369-74
 Abstract | Reprint

Das S, Srikanth M, Kessler JA
Cancer stem cells and glioma
Nat Clin Pract Neurol. 2008 Jul 15; [Epub ahead of print]
 Abstract

Duan X, Kang E, Liu CY, Ming GL, Song H
Development of neural stem cell in the adult brain
Curr Opin Neurobiol. 2008 Feb;18(1):108-115. Epub 2008 May 29
  Abstract

Rebetz J, Tian D, Persson A, Widegren B, Salford LG, Englund E, Gisselsson D, Fan X
Glial progenitor-like phenotype in low-grade glioma and enhanced CD133-expression and neuronal lineage differentiation potential in high-grade glioma
PLoS ONE. 2008 Apr 9;3(4):e1936
 Abstract |  Full Text |  Reprint

Tsuchida R, Das B, Yeger H, Koren G, Shibuya M, Thorner PS, Baruchel S, Malkin D.
Cisplatin treatment increases survival and expansion of a highly tumorigenic side-population fraction by upregulating VEGF/Flt1 autocrine signaling
Oncogene. 2008 Jun 26;27(28):3923-34. Epub 2008 Mar 10
 Abstract

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Jordan JD, Ma DK, Ming GL, Song H
Cellular niches for endogenous neural stem cells in the adult brain
CNS Neurol Disord Drug Targets. 2007 Oct;6(5):336-41
 Abstract

Ma DK, Ming GL, Song H
Glial influences on neural stem cell development: cellular niches for adult neurogenesis
Curr Opin Neurobiol. 2005 Oct;15(5):514-20. Epub 2005 Sep 6
 Abstract

Taylor MD, Poppleton H, Fuller C, Su X, Liu Y, Jensen P, Magdaleno S, Dalton J, Calabrese C, Board J, Macdonald T, Rutka J, Guha A, Gajjar A, Curran T, Gilbertson RJ
Radial glia cells are candidate stem cells of ependymoma
Cancer Cell. 2005 Oct;8(4):323-35. Erratum in: Cancer Cell. 2006 Jan;9(1):70
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