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Brain Tumor Reports

Volume 9 Number 10
October 2009

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Contents



Classification



Scheithauer BW
Development of the WHO classification of tumors of the central nervous system: a historical perspective
Brain Pathol. 2009 Oct;19(4):551-64. Epub 2009 Sep 2°
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Diagnosis



Chamberlain MC, Glantz M, Groves MD, Wilson WH
Diagnostic tools for neoplastic meningitis: detecting disease, identifying patient risk, and determining benefit of treatment
Semin Oncol. 2009 Aug;36(4 Suppl 2):S35-45
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Epidemiology



Rao G, Giordano SH, Liu J, McCutcheon IE
The association of breast cancer and meningioma in men and women
Neurosurgery. 2009 Sep;65(3):483-9
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Etiology & Pathogenesis



Ohgaki H, Kleihues P
Genetic alterations and signaling pathways in the evolution of gliomas
Cancer Sci. 2009 Aug 6;. [Epub ahead of print]
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Sonoda Y, Kumabe T, Watanabe M, Nakazato Y, Inoue T, Kanamori M, Tominaga T
Long-term survivors of glioblastoma: clinical features and molecular analysis
Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2009 May 12;. [Epub ahead of print]
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Strååt K, Liu C, Rahbar A, Zhu Q, Liu L, Wolmer-Solberg N, Lou F, Liu Z, Shen J, Jia J, Kyo S, Björkholm M, Sjöberg J, Söderberg-Nauclér C, Xu D
Activation of telomerase by human cytomegalovirus
J Natl Cancer Inst. 2009 Apr 1;101(7):488-97. Epub 2009 Mar 24
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Overall Management



Pui CH, Thiel E
Central nervous system disease in hematologic malignancies: historical perspective and practical applications
Semin Oncol. 2009 Aug;36(4 Suppl 2):S2-S16
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Mini-Symposium: Immunotherapy of Gliomas


Wesseling P, Adema GJ
Immunotherapy of diffuse gliomas: helping the brain fight back!
Brain Pathol. 2009 Oct;19(4):672-3. Published Online: 4 Sep 2009

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Grauer OM, Wesseling P, Adema GJ
Immunotherapy of diffuse gliomas: biological background, current status and future developments
Brain Pathol. 2009 Oct;19(4):674-93. Published Online: 4 Sep 2009

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Van Gool S, Maes W, Ardon H, Verschuere T, Van Cauter S, De Vleeschouwer S
Dendritic cell therapy of high-grade gliomas
Brain Pathol. 2009 Oct;19(4):694-712. Published Online: 4 Sep 2009
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Choi BD, Archer GE, Mitchell DA, Heimberger AB, McLendon RE, Bigner DD, Sampson JH
EGFRvIII-targeted vaccination therapy of malignant glioma
Brain Pathol. 2009 Oct;19(4):713-23. Published Online: 4 Sep 2009

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Prevention



Glantz M, Recht L
The science of prevention: novel strategies for and new insights into central nervous system prophylaxis in patients with cancer
Semin Oncol. 2009 Aug;36(4 Suppl 2):S1
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Herrlinger U, Glantz M, Schlegel U, Gisselbrecht C, Cavalli F
Should intra-cerebrospinal fluid prophylaxis be part of initial therapy for patients with non-Hodgkin lymphoma: what we know, and how we can find out more
Semin Oncol. 2009 Aug;36(4 Suppl 2):S25-34
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Smith JA, Glantz M
Statistical and trial design considerations in central nervous system prophylaxis studies
Semin Oncol. 2009 Aug;36(4 Suppl 2):S69-76
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Soffietti R, Akerley W, Jensen RL, Bischoff J, Regierer AC
The role of intra-cerebrospinal fluid treatment and prophylaxis in patients with solid tumors
Semin Oncol. 2009 Aug;36(4 Suppl 2):S55-68
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Prognosis



Daszkiewicz P, Maryniak A, Roszkowski M, Barszcz S
Long-term functional outcome of surgical treatment of juvenile pilocytic astrocytoma of the cerebellum in children
Childs Nerv Syst. 2009 Jul;25(7):855-60. Epub 2009 May 6
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Li S, Zhang W, Chen B, Jiang T, Wang Z
Prognostic and predictive value of p53 in low MGMT expressing glioblastoma treated with surgery, radiation and adjuvant temozolomide chemotherapy
Neurol Res. 2009 Aug 21. [Epub ahead of print]
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Stem Cells



Bleau AM, Huse JT, Holland EC
The ABCG2 resistance network of glioblastoma
Cell Cycle. 2009 Sep 15;8(18):2936-44
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Folkins C, Shaked Y, Man S, Tang T, Lee CR, Zhu Z, Hoffman RM, Kerbel RS
Glioma tumor stem-like cells promote tumor angiogenesis and vasculogenesis via vascular endothelial growth factor and stromal-derived factor 1
Cancer Res. 2009 Sep 15;69(18):7243-51. Epub 2009 Sep 8.
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Glantz M, Kesari S, Recht L, Fleischhack G, Van Horn A
Understanding the origins of gliomas and developing novel therapies: cerebrospinal fluid and subventricular zone interplay
Semin Oncol. 2009 Aug;36(4 Suppl 2):S17-24
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Nishide K, Nakatani Y, Kiyonari H, Kondo T
Glioblastoma formation from cell population depleted of Prominin1-expressing cells
PLoS One. 2009 Aug 31;4(8):e6869°
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Soeda A, Park M, Lee D, Mintz A, Androutsellis-Theotokis A, McKay RD, Engh J, Iwama T, Kunisada T, Kassam AB, Pollack IF, Park DM
Hypoxia promotes expansion of the CD133-positive glioma stem cells through activation of HIF-1alpha
Oncogene. 2009 Aug 31. [Epub ahead of print]
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Yang B, Wu X, Mao Y, Bao W, Gao L, Zhou P, Xie R, Zhou L, Zhu J
Dual-targeted antitumor effects against brainstem glioma by intravenous delivery of tumor necrosis factor-related, apoptosis-inducing, ligand-engineered human mesenchymal stem cells
Neurosurgery. 2009 Sep;65(3):610-24
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Treatment



Laboratory Investigations


Barbieri F, Pattarozzi A, Gatti M, Aiello C, Quintero A, Lunardi G, Bajetto A, Ferrari A, Culler MD, Florio T
Differential Efficacy Of Sstr1, 2 And 5 Agonists In The Inhibition Of C6 Glioma Growth In Nude Mice
Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2009 Aug 25;. [Epub ahead of print]
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Carlson BL, Grogan PT, Mladek AC, Schroeder MA, Kitange GJ, Decker PA, Giannini C, Wu W, Ballman KA, James CD, Sarkaria JN
Radiosensitizing effects of temozolomide observed in vivo only in a subset of O6-methylguanine-DNA methyltransferase methylated glioblastoma multiforme xenografts
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2009 Sep 1;75(1):212-9
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Clinical Investigations


Fouladi M, Gururangan S, Moghrabi A, Phillips P, Gronewold L, Wallace D, Sanford RA, Gajjar A, Kun LE, Heideman R
Carboplatin-based primary chemotherapy for infants and young children with CNS tumors
Cancer. 2009 Jul 15;115(14):3243-53
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Friedman HS, Prados MD, Wen PY, Mikkelsen T, Schiff D, Abrey LE, Yung WK, Paleologos N, Nicholas MK, Jensen R, Vredenburgh J, Huang J, Zheng M, Cloughesy T
Bevacizumab Alone and in Combination With Irinotecan in Recurrent Glioblastoma
J Clin Oncol. 2009 Aug 31. [Epub ahead of print]
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Mizumoto M, Tsuboi K, Igaki H, Yamamoto T, Takano S, Oshiro Y, Hayashi Y, Hashii H, Kanemoto A, Nakayama H, Sugahara S, Sakurai H, Matsumura A, Tokuuye K
Phase I/II Trial of Hyperfractionated Concomitant Boost Proton Radiotherapy for Supratentorial Glioblastoma Multiforme
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2009 Aug 19;. [Epub ahead of print]
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Prayson NF, Angelov L, Prayson RA
Microscopic thrombi in glioblastoma multiforme do not predict the development of deep venous thrombosis
Ann Diagn Pathol. 2009 Oct;13(5):291-6
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Sardi I, Cetica V, Massimino M, Buccoliero AM, Giunti L, Genitori L, Aricò M
Promoter methylation and expression analysis of MGMT in advanced pediatric brain tumors
Oncol Rep. 2009 Oct;22(4):773-9
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Sarin H
Recent progress towards development of effective systemic chemotherapy for the treatment of malignant brain tumors
J Transl Med. 2009 Sep 1;7(1):77. [Epub ahead of print]
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Shapiro WR, Johanson CE, Boogerd W
Treatment modalities for leptomeningeal metastases
Semin Oncol. 2009 Aug;36(4 Suppl 2):S46-54
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Minireview: Antiangiogenesis revisited


Loges S, Mazzone M, Hohensinner P, Carmeliet P
Silencing or fueling metastasis with VEGF inhibitors: antiangiogenesis revisited
Cancer Cell. 2009 Mar 3;15(3):167-70
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Pàez-Ribes M, Allen E, Hudock J, Takeda T, Okuyama H, Viñals F, Inoue M, Bergers G, Hanahan D, Casanovas O.
Antiangiogenic therapy elicits malignant progression of tumors to increased local invasion and distant metastasis
Cancer Cell. 2009 Mar 3;15(3):220-31°
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Ebos JM, Lee CR, Cruz-Munoz W, Bjarnason GA, Christensen JG, Kerbel RS
Accelerated metastasis after short-term treatment with a potent inhibitor of tumor angiogenesis
Cancer Cell. 2009 Mar 3;15(3):232-9
 
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