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Brain Tumor Reports

Volume 11 Number 10
October 2011

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Contents




Diagnosis



Baraniskin A, Kuhnhenn J, Schlegel U, Maghnouj A, Zöllner H, Schmiegel W, Hahn S, Schroers R.
Identification of microRNAs in the cerebrospinal fluid as biomarker for the diagnosis of glioma.
Neuro Oncol. 2011 Sep 21;. [Epub ahead of print]
 
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Patel TR, McHugh BJ, Bi WL, Minja FJ, Knisely JP, Chiang VL.
A Comprehensive Review of MR Imaging Changes Following Radiosurgery to 500 Brain Metastases.
AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2011 Sep 15. [Epub ahead of print]
 
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Shi W, Lv C, Qi J, Zhao W, Wu X, Jing R, Wu X, Ju S, Chen J.
Prognostic Value of Free DNA Quantification in Serum and Cerebrospinal Fluid in Glioma Patients.
J Mol Neurosci. 2011 Sep 1;. [Epub ahead of print]
 
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Etiology & Pathogenesis



Clavreul A, Etcheverry A, Chassevent A, Quillien V, Avril T, Jourdan ML, Michalak S, François P, Carré JL, Mosser J; The Grand Ouest Glioma Project Network, Menei P.
Isolation of a new cell population in the glioblastoma microenvironment.
J Neurooncol. 2011 Sep 18.
[Epub ahead of print]
 
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Hu D, Wang X, Mao Y, Zhou L.
Identification of CD105 (endoglin)-positive stem-like cells in rhabdoid meningioma.
J Neurooncol. 2011 Sep 6.
[Epub ahead of print]
 
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Jones TS, Holland EC.
Standard of care therapy for malignant glioma and its effect on tumor and stromal cells.
Oncogene. 2011 Sep 12. [Epub ahead of print]
 
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Soroceanu L, Matlaf L, Bezrookove V, Harkins L, Martinez R, Greene M, Soteropoulos P, Cobbs CS.
Human Cytomegalovirus US28 Found in Glioblastoma Promotes an Invasive and Angiogenic Phenotype.
Cancer Res. 2011 Sep 7. [Epub ahead of print]
 
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Oliva CR, Moellering DR, Gillespie GY, Griguer CE.
Acquisition of Chemoresistance in Gliomas Is Associated with Increased Mitochondrial Coupling and Decreased ROS Production.
PLoS One. 2011;6(9):e24665. Published online 2011 September 9.
 
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Squatrito M, Holland EC.
DNA damage response and growth factor signaling pathways in gliomagenesis and therapeutic resistance.
Cancer Res. 2011 Sep 15;71(18):5945-9. Epub 2011 Sep 13.
 
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Vlashi E, Lagadec C, Vergnes L, Matsutani T, Masui K, Poulou M, Popescu R, Della Donna L, Evers P, Dekmezian C, Reue K, Christofk H, Mischel PS, Pajonk F.
Metabolic state of glioma stem cells and nontumorigenic cells.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Sep 7. [Epub ahead of print]
 
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Integrative Medicine



Seyfried TN, Marsh J, Shelton LM, Huysentruyt LC, Mukherjee P.
Is the restricted ketogenic diet a viable alternative to the standard of care for managing malignant brain cancer?
Epilepsy Res. 2011 Aug 30;. [Epub ahead of print]
 
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Overall Management



Gustavsson A, Svensson M, Jacobi F, Allgulander C, Alonso J, Beghi E, Dodel R, Ekman M, Faravelli C, Fratiglioni L, Gannon B, Jones DH, Jennum P, Jordanova A, Jönsson L, Karampampa K, Knapp M, Kobelt G, Kurth T, Lieb R, Linde M, Ljungcrantz C, Maercker A, Melin B, Moscarelli M, Musayev A, Norwood F, Preisig M, Pugliatti M, Rehm J, Salvador-Carulla L, Schlehofer B, Simon R, Steinhausen HC, Stovner LJ, Vallat JM, den Bergh PV, van Os J, Vos P, Xu W, Wittchen HU, Jönsson B, Olesen J; on behalf of the CDBE2010 study group.
Cost of disorders of the brain in Europe 2010.
Eur Neuropsychopharmacol. 2011 Sep 14;. [Epub ahead of print]
 
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Case Reports



Arora G, Garg A, Singh G, Kale SS.
Medulloblastoma with extreme nodularity.
Neurol India. 2011 Jul-Aug;59(4):634-5. Epub 2011 Aug 30.
 
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Khalatbari M, Amirjamshidi A.
Trigeminal neuralgia as the initial manifestation of temporal glioma: Report of three cases and a review of the literature.
Surg Neurol Int. 2011;2:114. Epub 2011 Aug 13.
 
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Meeting Abstracts & Notes



Bartels U, Hawkins C, Vézina G, Kun L, Souweidane M, Bouffet E.
Proceedings of the diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG) Toronto Think Tank: advancing basic and translational research and cooperation in DIPG.
J Neurooncol. 2011 Sep 8. [Epub ahead of print]
 
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Prognosis



Darefsky AS, King JT Jr, Dubrow R.
Adult glioblastoma multiforme survival in the temozolomide era: A population-based analysis of surveillance, epidemiology, and end results registries.
Cancer. 2011 Aug 31. [Epub ahead of print]
 
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Kelly PJ, Lin NU, Claus EB, Quant EC, Weiss SE, Alexander BM.
Salvage stereotactic radiosurgery for breast cancer brain metastases: Outcomes and prognostic factors.
Cancer. 2011 Sep 14. [Epub ahead of print]
 
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Le Scodan R, Jouanneau L, Massard C, Gutierrez M, Kirova Y, Cherel P, Gachet J, Labib A, Mouret-Fourme E.
Brain metastases from breast cancer: prognostic significance of HER-2 overexpression, effect of trastuzumab and cause of death.
BMC Cancer. 2011 Sep 19;11(1):395. [Epub ahead of print]
 
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Wood JM, Kundu B, Utter A, Gallagher TA, Voss J, Nair VA, Kuo JS, Field AS, Moritz CH, Meyerand ME, Prabhakaran V.
Impact of Brain Tumor Location on Morbidity and Mortality: A Retrospective Functional MR Imaging Study.
AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2011 Sep;32(8):1420-5. Epub 2011 Sep 1.
 
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Stem Cells



Gambelli F, Sasdelli F, Manini I, Gambarana C, Oliveri G, Miracco C, Sorrentino V.
Identification of cancer stem cells from human Glioblastomas: growth and differentiation capabilities and CD133/Prominin-1 expression.
Cell Biol Int. 2011 Sep 15;. [Epub ahead of print]
 
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Lathia JD, Hitomi M, Gallagher J, Gadani SP, Adkins J, Vasanji A, Liu L, Eyler CE, Heddleston JM, Wu Q, Minhas S, Soeda A, Hoeppner DJ, Ravin R, McKay RD, McLendon RE, Corbeil D, Chenn A, Hjelmeland AB, Park DM, Rich JN.
Distribution of CD133 reveals glioma stem cells self-renew through symmetric and asymmetric cell divisions.
Cell Death Dis. 2011 Sep 1;2:e200.
 
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Treatment


Laboratory Investigations



Glioblastoma

Deliang Guo, Felicia Reinitz, Mary Youssef, Cynthia Hong, David Nathanson, David Akhavan, Daisuke Kuga, Ali Nael Amzajerdi, Horacio Soto, Shaojun Zhu, Ivan Babic, Kazuhiro Tanaka, Julie Dang, Akio Iwanami, Beatrice Gini, Jason DeJesus, Dominique D. Lisiero, Tiffany T. Huang, Robert M. Prins, Patrick Y. Wen, H. Ian Robins, Michael D. Prados, Lisa M. DeAngelis, Ingo K. Mellinghoff, Minesh P. Mehta, C. David James, Arnab Chakravarti, Timothy F. Cloughesy, Peter Tontonoz, and Paul S. Mischel
An LXR Agonist Promotes Glioblastoma Cell Death through Inhibition of an EGFR/AKT/SREBP-1/LDLR–Dependent Pathway
Cancer Discovery September 15, 2011; Published OnlineFirst September 15, 2011
 
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Jhaveri N, Cho H, Torres S, Wang W, Schönthal AH, Petasis NA, Louie SG, Hofman FM, Chen TC.
Noscapine inhibits tumor growth in TMZ-resistant gliomas.
Cancer Lett. 2011 Aug 28;. [Epub ahead of print]
 
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Gliomas (High-Grade)


Pan Q, Yang XJ, Wang HM, Dong XT, Wang W, Li Y, Li JM.
Chemoresistance to Temozolomide in Human Glioma Cell Line U251 is Associated with Increased Activity of O (6)-methylguanine-DNA Methyltransferase and Can be Overcome by Metronomic Temozolomide Regimen.
Cell Biochem Biophys. 2011 Sep 4;. [Epub ahead of print]
 
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Valproic Acid


Wang W, Liao XL, Chen JH, Li DD, Lin CL, Yan YX, Tang YH, Jiang JW.
Sodium valproate induces mitochondria-dependent apoptosis in human hepatoblastoma cells.
Chin Med J (Engl). 2011 Jul;124(14):2167-72.
 
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Clinical Investigations



Glioblastoma

Butowski N, Chang SM, Lamborn KR, Polley MY, Pieper R, Costello JF, Vandenberg S, Parvataneni R, Nicole A, Sneed PK, Clarke J, Hsieh E, Costa BM, Reis RM, Hristova-Kazmierski M, Nicol SJ, Thornton DE, Prados MD.
Phase II and pharmacogenomics study of enzastaurin plus temozolomide during and following radiation therapy in patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma multiforme and gliosarcoma.
Neuro Oncol. 2011 Sep 6;. [Epub ahead of print]
 
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Chamberlain MC.
Treatment of Glioblastoma with Bevacizumab: Has a New Standard Therapy been Defined?
CNS Drugs. 2011 Oct 1;25(10):815-8.
 
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Darefsky AS, King JT Jr, Dubrow R.
Adult glioblastoma multiforme survival in the temozolomide era: A population-based analysis of surveillance, epidemiology, and end results registries.
Cancer. 2011 Aug 31. [Epub ahead of print]
 
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Jeffrey S.
Valproic Acid May Extend Life in Glioblastoma.
Medscape Medical News. 2011 Sep 1.
 
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Lou E, Turner S, Sumrall A, Reardon DA, Desjardins A, Peters KB, Sampson JH, Friedman HS, Vredenburgh JJ.
Bevacizumab-Induced Reversible Posterior Leukoencephalopathy Syndrome and Successful Retreatment in a Patient With Glioblastoma.
J Clin Oncol.
2011 Sep 6. [Epub ahead of print]
 
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Montano N, D'Alessandris QG, Bianchi F, Lauretti L, Doglietto F, Fernandez E, Maira G, Pallini R.
Communicating hydrocephalus following surgery and adjuvant radiochemotherapy for glioblastoma.
J Neurosurg. 2011 Sep 9. [Epub ahead of print]
 
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Talan J.
Is an Antiepileptic a Viable Therapy for Glioblastoma Multiforme?
Neurology Today. 2011 Sep 1; Volume 11(17); p 12..
 
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Weller M, Gorlia T, Cairncross JG, van den Bent MJ, Mason W, Belanger K, Brandes AA, Bogdahn U, Macdonald DR, Forsyth P, Rossetti AO, Lacombe D, Mirimanoff RO, Vecht CJ, Stupp R.
Prolonged survival with valproic acid use in the EORTC/NCIC temozolomide trial for glioblastoma.
Neurology. 2011 Aug 31. [Epub ahead of print]
 
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Wen PY, Schiff D.
Valproic acid as the AED of choice for patients with glioblastoma?: The jury is out.
Neurology. 2011 Aug 31. [Epub ahead of print]
 
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Gliomas (High-Grade)


Bae JS, Yang SH, Yoon WS, Kang SG, Hong YK, Jeun SS.
The clinical features of spinal leptomeningeal dissemination from malignant gliomas.
J Korean Neurosurg Soc. 2011 Jun;49(6):334-8. Epub 2011 Jun 30.
 
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Ruiz J, Case D, Enevold G, Rosdhal R, Tatter SB, Ellis TL, McQuellon RP, McMullen KP, Stieber VW, Shaw EG, Lesser GJ.
A phase II trial of thalidomide and procarbazine in adult patients with recurrent or progressive malignant gliomas.
J Neurooncol. 2011 Aug 26. [Epub ahead of print]
 
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Meningioma


Reardon DA, Norden AD, Desjardins A, Vredenburgh JJ, Herndon JE 2nd, Coan A, Sampson JH, Gururangan S, Peters KB, McLendon RE, Norfleet JA, Lipp ES, Drappatz J, Wen PY, Friedman HS.
Phase II study of Gleevec(®) plus hydroxyurea (HU) in adults with progressive or recurrent meningioma.
J Neurooncol. 2011 Sep 22.
[Epub ahead of print]
 
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Unger KR, Lominska CE, Chanyasulkit J, Randolph-Jackson P, White RL, Aulisi E, Jacobson J, Jean W, Gagnon GJ.
Risk factors for post-treatment edema in patients treated with stereotactic radiosurgery for meningiomas.
Neurosurgery. 2011 Sep 1. [Epub ahead of print]
 
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