Current Neuro-Oncology

Volume 9 Number 8
31 August 2007

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Klein O, Marchal JC.
Intraventricular glioblastoma: a paediatric case report.
Br J Neurosurg. 2007 Aug;21(4):411-3. doi: 10.1080/02688690701452776. PMID: 17676465. Case report.

Fangusaro J, Finlay J, Sposto R, Ji L, Saly M, Zacharoulis S, Asgharzadeh S, Abromowitch M, Olshefski R, Halpern S, Dubowy R, Comito M, Diez B, Kellie S, Hukin J, Rosenblum M, Dunkel I, Miller DC, Allen J, Gardner S.
Intensive chemotherapy followed by consolidative myeloablative chemotherapy with autologous hematopoietic cell rescue (AuHCR) in young children with newly diagnosed supratentorial primitive neuroectodermal tumors (sPNETs): report of the Head Start I and II experience.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2007 Aug 1;50(2):312-8. doi: 10.1002/pbc.21307. PMID: 17668858. Interventional study.

Wick A, Felsberg J, Steinbach JP, Herrlinger U, Platten M, Blaschke B, Meyermann R, Reifenberger G, Weller M, Wick W.
Efficacy and tolerability of temozolomide in an alternating weekly regimen in patients with recurrent glioma.
J Clin Oncol. 2007 Aug 1;25(22):3357-61. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2007.10.7722. PMID: 17664483. Interventional study.


Fujimaki T, Ishii H, Matsuno A, Arai H, Nakagomi T.
Effectiveness of interferon-beta and temozolomide combination therapy against temozolomide-refractory recurrent anaplastic astrocytoma.
World J Surg Oncol. 2007 Aug 4;5:89. doi: 10.1186/1477-7819-5-89. PMID: 17683572. Case report.

Blettner M, Schlehofer B, Samkange-Zeeb F, Berg G, Schlaefer K, Schüz J.
Medical exposure to ionising radiation and the risk of brain tumours: Interphone study group, Germany.
Eur J Cancer. 2007 Aug 8;43(13):1990-8. doi: 10.1016/j.ejca.2007.06.020. PMID: 17689954. Observational study.

Avital I, Moreira AL, Klimstra DS, Leversha M, Papadopoulos EB, Brennan M, Downey RJ.
Donor-derived human bone marrow cells contribute to solid organ cancers developing after bone marrow transplantation.
Stem Cells. 2007 Aug 9;25(11):2903-9
. doi: 10.1634/stemcells.2007-0409. PMID: 17690178. Observational study. ˍ

Prados MD, Yung WK, Wen PY, Junck L, Cloughesy T, Fink K, Chang S, Robins HI, Dancey J, Kuhn J.
Phase-1 trial of gefitinib and temozolomide in patients with malignant glioma: a North American brain tumor consortium study.
Cancer Chemother Pharmacol. 2007 Aug 11;61(6):1059-67. doi: 10.1007/s00280-007-0556-y. PMID: 17694310. Interventional study.

Parker W, Filion E, Roberge D, Freeman CR.
Intensity-modulated radiotherapy for craniospinal irradiation: target volume considerations, dose constraints, and competing risks.
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2007 Aug 16;69(1):251-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2007.04.052. PMID: 17707279. Observational study.

Nicholson HS, Kretschmar CS, Krailo M, Bernstein M, Kadota R, Fort D, Friedman H, Harris MB, Tedeschi-Blok N, Mazewski C, Sato J, Reaman GH.
Phase 2 study of temozolomide in children and adolescents with recurrent central nervous system tumors: a report from the Children's Oncology Group.
Cancer. 2007 Aug 17;110(7):1542-50. doi: 10.1002/cncr.22961. PMID: 17705175. Interventional study.

Arndt V, Kaatsch P, Steliarova-Foucher E, Peris-Bonet R, Brenner H.
Up-to-date monitoring of childhood cancer long-term survival in Europe: central nervous system tumours.
Ann Oncol. 2007 Aug 20;18(10):1734-42∟. doi: 10.1093/annonc/mdm188. PMID: 17709803. Observational study.

Villarejo F, de Diego JM, de la Riva AG.
Prognosis of cerebellar astrocytomas in children.
Childs Nerv Syst. 2007 Aug 21;24(2):203-10. doi: 10.1007/s00381-007-0449-8. PMID: 17710415. Observational study.

Ishii D, Natsume A, Wakabayashi T, Hatano H, Asano Y, Takeuchi H, Shimato S, Ito M, Fujii M, Yoshida J.
Efficacy of temozolomide is correlated with 1p loss and methylation of the deoxyribonucleic acid repair gene MGMT in malignant gliomas.
Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo). 2007 Aug 23;47(8):341-9. doi: 10.2176/nmc.47.341. PMID: 17721049. Observational study. ˍ


Terasaki M, Ogo E, Fukushima S, Sakata K, Miyagi N, Abe T, Shigemori M.
Impact of combination therapy with repeat surgery and temozolomide for recurrent or progressive glioblastoma multiforme: a prospective trial.
Surg Neurol. 2007 Aug 23;68(3):250-4. doi: 10.1016/j.surneu.2006.11.042. PMID: 17719957. Interventional study.