Brain Tumor Reports
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Volume 14 Number 8
August 2012


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CONTENTS



BRAIN TUMORS
CHORDOID GLIOMA OF THE THIRD VENTRICLE
CRANIOPHARYNGIOMA
EMBRYONAL TUMORS
EPENDYMOMA
GLIOMAS
MEDULLOBLASTOMA
MENINGIOMA
METASTATIC TUMORS
PLEOMORPHIC XANTHOASTROCYTOMA





BRAIN TUMORS



Galloway TJ, Indelicato DJ, Amdur RJ, Swanson EL, Smith AA, Marcus RB Jr.
Second tumors in pediatric patients treated with radiotherapy to the central nervous system.
Am J Clin Oncol. 2012 Jun;35(3):279-83.




Platten M, Wick W.
[Treatment of brain tumor patients : Hyperthermia, hyperbaric oxygenation, electric fields or nanoparticles].
Nervenarzt. 2012 Aug;83(8):982-7. German.




Sabin ND, Merchant TE, Harreld JH, Patay Z, Klimo P Jr, Qaddoumi I, Armstrong GT, Wright K, Gray J, Indelicato DJ, Gajjar A.
Imaging Changes in Very Young Children with Brain Tumors Treated with Proton Therapy and Chemotherapy.
AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2012 Jul 19. [Epub ahead of print]





CHORDOID GLIOMA OF THE THIRD VENTRICLE





Zarghouni M, Vandergriff C, Layton KF, McGowan JB, Coimbra C, Bhakti A, Opatowsky MJ.
Chordoid glioma of the third ventricle.
Proc (Bayl Univ Med Cent). 2012 Jul;25(3):285-6.^





CRANIOPHARYNGIOMA



Jakobs M, Orakcioglu B.
Ectopic recurrent craniopharyngioma of the frontal bone.
J Neurosurg. 2012 Jul 13. [Epub ahead of print]





EMBRYONAL TUMORS



Blaney SM, Kocak M, Gajjar A, Chintagumpala M, Merchant T, Kieran M, Pollack IF, Gururangan S, Geyer R, Phillips P, McLendon RE, Packer R, Goldman S, Banerjee A, Heideman R, Boyett JM, Kun L.
Pilot study of systemic and intrathecal mafosfamide followed by conformal radiation for infants with intracranial central nervous system tumors: a pediatric brain tumor consortium study (PBTC-001).
J Neurooncol. 2012 Jul 13. [Epub ahead of print]




Murphy ES, Merchant TE, Wu S, Xiong X, Lukose R, Wright KD, Qaddoumi I, Armstrong GT, Broniscer A, Gajjar A.
Necrosis after craniospinal irradiation: results from a prospective series of children with central nervous system embryonal tumors.
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2012 Aug 1;83(5):e655-60.





EPENDYMOMA



Ishizawa K, Komori T, Aihara Y, Maruyama T, Okada Y, Ikuta S, Muragaki Y, Hirose T, Homma T, Sasaki A.
Clear cells are associated with proliferative activity in ependymoma: a quantitative study.
Clin Neuropathol. 2012 May-Jun;31(3):146-51.





GLIOMAS



LOW-GRADE GLIOMAS


Mattavelli G, Casarotti A, Forgiarini M, Riva M, Bello L, Papagno C.
Decision-making abilities in patients with frontal low-grade glioma.
J Neurooncol. 2012 Jul 15. [Epub ahead of print]




Okita Y, Narita Y, Miyakita Y, Ohno M, Matsushita Y, Fukushima S, Sumi M, Ichimura K, Kayama T, Shibui S.
IDH1/2 mutation is a prognostic marker for survival and predicts response to chemotherapy for grade II gliomas concomitantly treated with radiation therapy.
Int J Oncol. 2012 Jul 20. doi: 10.3892/ijo.2012.1564. [Epub ahead of print]





MEDULLOBLASTOMA



Han X, McNeish B, Smith ER.
Multiplexed urinary biomarkers identify the presence of pediatric medulloblastoma.
Neurosurgery. 2012 Aug;71(2):E565.




Jones DT, Jäger N, Kool M, Zichner T, Hutter B, Sultan M, Cho YJ, Pugh TJ, Hovestadt V, Stütz AM, Rausch T, Warnatz HJ, Ryzhova M, Bender S, Sturm D, Pleier S, Cin H, Pfaff E, Sieber L, Wittmann A, Remke M, Witt H, Hutter S, Tzaridis T, Weischenfeldt J, Raeder B, Avci M, Amstislavskiy V, Zapatka M, Weber UD, Wang Q, Lasitschka B, Bartholomae CC, Schmidt M, von Kalle C, Ast V, Lawerenz C, Eils J, Kabbe R, Benes V, van Sluis P, Koster J, Volckmann R, Shih D, Betts MJ, Russell RB, Coco S, Tonini GP, Schüller U, Hans V, Graf N, Kim YJ, Monoranu C, Roggendorf W, Unterberg A, Herold-Mende C, Milde T, Kulozik AE, von Deimling A, Witt O, Maass E, Rössler J, Ebinger M, Schuhmann MU, Frühwald MC, Hasselblatt M, Jabado N, Rutkowski S, von Bueren AO, Williamson D, Clifford SC, McCabe MG, Collins VP, Wolf S, Wiemann S, Lehrach H, Brors B, Scheurlen W, Felsberg J, Reifenberger G, Northcott PA, Taylor MD, Meyerson M, Pomeroy SL, Yaspo ML, Korbel JO, Korshunov A, Eils R, Pfister SM, Lichter P.
Dissecting the genomic complexity underlying medulloblastoma.
Nature. 2012 Aug 2;488(7409):100-5. Epub 2012 Jul 25.^




Manoranjan B, Venugopal C, McFarlane N, Doble BW, Dunn SE, Scheinemann K, Singh SK.
Medulloblastoma stem cells: Modeling tumor heterogeneity.
Cancer Lett. 2012 Jul 14. [Epub ahead of print]




Mohan AL, Friedman MD, Ormond DR, Tobias M, Murali R, Jhanwar-Uniyal M.
PI3K/mTOR Signaling Pathways in Medulloblastoma.
Anticancer Res. 2012 Aug;32(8):3141-6.




Northcott PA, Shih DJ, Peacock J, Garzia L, Morrissy AS, Zichner T, Stütz AM, Korshunov A, Reimand J, Schumacher SE, Beroukhim R, Ellison DW, Marshall CR, Lionel AC, Mack S, Dubuc A, Yao Y, Ramaswamy V, Luu B, Rolider A, Cavalli FM, Wang X, Remke M, Wu X, Chiu RY, Chu A, Chuah E, Corbett RD, Hoad GR, Jackman SD, Li Y, Lo A, Mungall KL, Nip KM, Qian JQ, Raymond AG, Thiessen NT, Varhol RJ, Birol I, Moore RA, Mungall AJ, Holt R, Kawauchi D, Roussel MF, Kool M, Jones DT, Witt H, Fernandez-L A, Kenney AM, Wechsler-Reya RJ, Dirks P, Aviv T, Grajkowska WA, Perek-Polnik M, Haberler CC, Delattre O, Reynaud SS, Doz FF, Pernet-Fattet SS, Cho BK, Kim SK, Wang KC, Scheurlen W, Eberhart CG, Fèvre-Montange M, Jouvet A, Pollack IF, Fan X, Muraszko KM, Gillespie GY, Di Rocco C, Massimi L, Michiels EM, Kloosterhof NK, French PJ, Kros JM, Olson JM, Ellenbogen RG, Zitterbart K, Kren L, Thompson RC, Cooper MK, Lach B, McLendon RE, Bigner DD, Fontebasso A, Albrecht S, Jabado N, Lindsey JC, Bailey S, Gupta N, Weiss WA, Bognár L, Klekner A, Van Meter TE, Kumabe T, Tominaga T, Elbabaa SK, Leonard JR, Rubin JB, Liau LM, Van Meir EG, Fouladi M, Nakamura H, Cinalli G, Garami M, Hauser P, Saad AG, Iolascon A, Jung S, Carlotti CG, Vibhakar R, Ra YS, Robinson S, Zollo M, Faria CC, Chan JA, Levy ML, Sorensen PH, Meyerson M, Pomeroy SL, Cho YJ, Bader GD, Tabori U, Hawkins CE, Bouffet E, Scherer SW, Rutka JT, Malkin D, Clifford SC, Jones SJ, Korbel JO, Pfister SM, Marra MA, Taylor MD.
Subgroup-specific structural variation across 1,000 medulloblastoma genomes.
Nature. 2012 Aug 2;488(7409):49-56. Epub 2012 Jul 25.^




Sadighi Z, Vats T, Khatua S.
Childhood Medulloblastoma: The Paradigm Shift in Molecular Stratification and Treatment Profile.
J Child Neurol. 2012 Jul 22. [Epub ahead of print]




Tang X, Yao Y, Zhu J, Jin K, Wang Y, Mao Y, Zhou L.
Differential proliferative index of cancer stem-like cells in primary and recurrent medulloblastoma in human.
Childs Nerv Syst. 2012 Jul 20. [Epub ahead of print]





MENINGIOMA



Baek BJ, Lee JH, Shin JM, Lee CK, Lee KH.
Atypical Primary Meningioma in the Nasal Septum with Malignant Transformation and Distant Metastasis.
BMC Cancer. 2012 Jul 3;12(1):275. [Epub ahead of print]




Harrison G, Kano H, Lunsford LD, Flickinger J, Kondziolka D.
Quantitative volumetric response after gamma knife radiosurgery for meningiomas.
Neurosurgery. 2012 Aug;71(2):E572.




Jakola AS, Gulati M, Gulati S, Solheim O.
The influence of surgery on quality of life in patients with intracranial meningiomas: a prospective study.
J Neurooncol. 2012 Jul 27. [Epub ahead of print]




Kano H, Park KJ, Iyer AK, Niranjan A, Flickinger J, Kondziolka D, Lunsford LD.
Cranial Nerve Function Before and After Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Cavernous Sinus Meningiomas: A Twenty-three Year Assessment.
Neurosurgery. 2012 Aug;71(2):E571-2.




Li Z, Zhang Y, Wang E, Wang Z, Li W, Huang S, Li J.
Intracranial clear cell meningioma in two children with blood relations: two case reports and literature review.
Childs Nerv Syst. 2012 Jul 20. [Epub ahead of print]




Scorsetti M, Alongi F, Clerici E, Navarria P, Simonelli M, Rognone E, Santoro A.
Temozolomide combined with radiotherapy in the treatment of recurrent cranial meningioma previously treated with multiple surgical resections and two sessions of radiosurgery: a case report and literature review.
Tumori. 2012 May;98(3):67e-71e. doi: 10.1700/1125.12413.




Slater JD, Loredo LN, Chung A, Bush DA, Patyal B, Johnson WD, Hsu FP, Slater JM.
Fractionated proton radiotherapy for benign cavernous sinus meningiomas.
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2012 Aug 1;83(5):e633-7.




Tang H, Gong Y, Mao Y, Xie Q, Zheng M, Wang D, Zhu H, Wang X, Chen H, Chen X, Zhou L.
CD133-Positive Cells Might Be Responsible for Efficient Proliferation of Human Meningioma Cells.
Int J Mol Sci. 2012;13(5):6424-39. Epub 2012 May 23.^





METASTATIC TUMORS



Gong L, Wang QI, Zhao L, Yuan Z, Li R, Wang P.
Factors Affecting the Risk of Brain Metastasis in Small Cell Lung Cancer With Surgery: Is Prophylactic Cranial Irradiation Necessary for Stage I-III Disease?
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2012 Jul 17. [Epub ahead of print]




Hartford AC, Paravati AJ, Spire WJ, Li Z, Jarvis LA, Fadul CE, Rhodes CH, Erkmen K, Friedman J, Gladstone DJ, Hug EB, Roberts DW, Simmons NE.
Postoperative Stereotactic Radiosurgery Without Whole-Brain Radiation Therapy for Brain Metastases: Potential Role of Preoperative Tumor Size.
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2012 Jul 12. [Epub ahead of print]




Li B, Wang C, Zhang Y, Zhao XY, Huang B, Wu PF, Li Q, Li H, Liu YS, Cao LY, Dai WM, Fang WG, Shang DS, Cao L, Zhao WD, Chen YH.
Elevated PLGF contributes to small-cell lung cancer brain metastasis.
Oncogene. 2012 Jul 16. doi: 10.1038/onc.2012.313. [Epub ahead of print]




Pantović S, Sparić R, Mijalčić R.
[Metastatic brain tumour in pregnancy: a case report].
Srp Arh Celok Lek. 2012 May-Jun;140(5-6):365-70. Serbian.




Robbins JR, Ryu S, Kalkanis S, Cogan C, Rock J, Movsas B, Kim JH, Rosenblum M.
Radiosurgery to the Surgical Cavity as Adjuvant Therapy for Resected Brain Metastasis.
Neurosurgery. 2012 Jul 16. [Epub ahead of print]




Steinmann D, Paelecke-Habermann Y, Geintiz H, Aschoff R, Bayerl A, Bölling T, Bosch E, Bruns F, Eichenseder-Seiss U, Gerstein J, Gharbi N, Hagg J, Hipp M, Kleff I, Mueller AR, Schaefer C, Schleicher U, Sehlen S, Theodorou M, Wypior HJ, Zehentmayr F, Oorschot B van, Vordermark D.
Prospective evaluation of quality of life effects in patients undergoing palliative radiotherapy for brain metastases.
BMC Cancer. 2012 Jul 10;12(1):283. [Epub ahead of print]^





PLEOMORPHIC XANTHOASTROCYTOMA



Perkins SM, Mitra N, Fei W, Shinohara ET.
Patterns of care and outcomes of patients with pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma: a SEER analysis.
J Neurooncol. 2012 Jul 28. [Epub ahead of print]