Current Neuro-Oncology

Volume 9 Number 11
30 November 2007

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Oshiro S, Tsugu H, Komatsu F, Abe H, Onishi H, Ohmura T, Iwaasa M, Sakamoto S, Fukushima T.
Quantitative assessment of gliomas by proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy.
Anticancer Res. 2007 Nov 1;27(6A):3757-63. PMID: 17970039. Observational study. ˍ

Kumar R, Kalra SK.
Pediatric brain stem lesions: introduction of a scoring system for clinical evaluation and their treatment analysis.
Childs Nerv Syst. 2007 Nov 3;24(4):467-75. doi: 10.1007/s00381-007-0516-1. PMID: 17978821. Observational study.

Borgmann A, Zinn C, Hartmann R, Herold R, Kaatsch P, Escherich G, Möricke A, Henze G, von Stackelberg A; ALL-REZ BFM Study Group.
Secondary malignant neoplasms after intensive treatment of relapsed acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in childhood.
Eur J Cancer. 2007 Nov 5;44(2):257-68. doi: 10.1016/j.ejca.2007.09.019. PMID: 17981026. Interventional study. ˍ

Fabi A, Mirri A, Felici A, Vidiri A, Pace A, Occhipinti E, Cognetti F, Arcangeli G, Iandolo B, Carosi MA, Metro G, Carapella CM.
Fixed dose-rate gemcitabine as radiosensitizer for newly diagnosed glioblastoma: a dose-finding study.
J Neurooncol. 2007 Nov 7;87(1):79-84. doi: 10.1007/s11060-007-9489-x. PMID: 17987263. Interventional study.

Lipsman N, Skanda A, Kimmelman J, Bernstein M.
The attitudes of brain cancer patients and their caregivers towards death and dying: a qualitative study.
BMC Palliat Care. 2007 Nov 8;6:7. doi: 10.1186/1472-684X-6-7. PMID: 17996072. Observational study.

Qiang L, Yang Y, You QD, Ma YJ, Yang L, Nie FF, Gu HY, Zhao L, Lu N, Qi Q, Liu W, Wang XT, Guo QL.
Inhibition of glioblastoma growth and angiogenesis by gambogic acid: an in vitro and in vivo study.
Biochem Pharmacol. 2007 Nov 9;75(5):1083-92
. doi: 10.1016/j.bcp.2007.10.033. PMID: 18070617. Laboratory investigation. ˍ

Suman R, Santosh V, Anandh BA.
Primary leptomeningeal medulloblastoma.
Pediatr Neurosurg. 2007 Nov 9;43(6):544-5. doi: 10.1159/000108806. PMID: 17992051. Case report.


Jung CS, Foerch C, Schänzer A, Heck A, Plate KH, Seifert V, Steinmetz H, Raabe A, Sitzer M.
Serum GFAP is a diagnostic marker for glioblastoma multiforme.
Brain. 2007 Nov 12;130(Pt 12):3336-41. doi: 10.1093/brain/awm263. PMID: 17998256. Observational prospective study.

Kang MK, Kang SK.
Tumorigenesis of chemotherapeutic drug-resistant cancer stem-like cells in brain glioma.
Stem Cells Dev. 2007 Nov 13;16(5):837-47. doi: 10.1089/scd.2007.0006. PMID: 17999604. Laboratory investigation.

Broniscer A, Gururangan S, MacDonald TJ, Goldman S, Packer RJ, Stewart CF, Wallace D, Danks MK, Friedman HS, Poussaint TY, Kun LE, Boyett JM, Gajjar A.
Phase I trial of single-dose temozolomide and continuous administration of o6-benzylguanine in children with brain tumors: a pediatric brain tumor consortium report.
Clin Cancer Res. 2007 Nov 15;13(22 Pt 1):6712-8. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-07-1016. PMID: 18006772. Interventional study.


Scheurer ME, Etzel CJ, Liu M, El-Zein R, Airewele GE, Malmer B, Aldape KD, Weinberg JS, Yung WK, Bondy ML.
Aggregation of cancer in first-degree relatives of patients with glioma.
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2007
Nov 15;16(11):2491-5. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-07-0576. PMID: 18006942. Observational study. ˍ

Mukerji N, Rodrigues D, Hendry G, Dunlop PR, Warburton F, Kane PJ.
Treating high grade gliomas in the elderly: the end of ageism?
J Neurooncol. 2007 Nov 17;86(3):329-36. doi: 10.1007/s11060-007-9476-2. PMID: 18026688. Observational study.

White RH, Chew H, Wun T.
Targeting patients for anticoagulant prophylaxis trials in patients with cancer: who is at highest risk?
Thromb Res. 2007 Nov 18;120 Suppl 2:S29-40. doi: 10.1016/S0049-3848(07)70128-7. PMID: 18023711. Observational study. ˍ


Burnet NG, Lynch AG, Jefferies SJ, Price SJ, Jones PH, Antoun NM, Xuereb JH, Pohl U.
High grade glioma: imaging combined with pathological grade defines management and predicts prognosis.
Radiother Oncol. 2007 Nov 26;85(3):371-8. doi: 10.1016/j.radonc.2007.10.008. PMID: 18035440. Observational study.