Current Neuro-Oncology

Volume 9 Number 12
31 December 2007

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Krengli M, Loi G, Sacchetti G, Manfredda I, Gambaro G, Brambilla M, Carriero A, Inglese E.
Delineation of target volume for radiotherapy of high-grade gliomas by 99m Tc-MIBI SPECT and MRI fusion.
Strahlenther Onkol. 2007 Dec;183(12):689-94. doi: 10.1007/s00066-007-1750-x. PMID: 18040614. Observational study.

Marchan EM, Sekula RF Jr, Jannetta PJ, Quigley MR.
Long-term survival enhanced by cordectomy in a patient with a spinal glioblastoma multiforme and paraplegia. Case report.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2007 Dec;7(6):656-9
. doi: 10.3171/SPI-07/12/656. PMID: 18074692. Case report. ˍ

Piroth MD, Gagel B, Pinkawa M, Stanzel S, Asadpour B, Eble MJ.
Postoperative radiotherapy of glioblastoma multiforme: analysis and critical assessment of different treatment strategies and predictive factors.
Strahlenther Onkol. 2007 Dec;183(12):695-702. doi: 10.1007/s00066-007-1739-5. PMID: 18040615. Observational study.

Fine HA, Kim L, Albert PS, Duic JP, Ma H, Zhang W, Tohnya T, Figg WD, Royce C.
A phase I trial of lenalidomide in patients with recurrent primary central nervous system tumors.
Clin Cancer Res. 2007 Dec 1;13(23):7101-6
. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-07-1546. PMID: 18056189. Interventional study. ˍ

Swanson KR, Rostomily RC, Alvord EC Jr.
A mathematical modelling tool for predicting survival of individual patients following resection of glioblastoma: a proof of principle.
Br J Cancer. 2007 Dec 4;98(1):113-9
. doi: 10.1038/sj.bjc.6604125. PMID: 18059395. Observational study. ˍ

Beroukhim R, Getz G, Nghiemphu L, Barretina J, Hsueh T, Linhart D, Vivanco I, Lee JC, Huang JH, Alexander S, Du J, Kau T, Thomas RK, Shah K, Soto H, Perner S, Prensner J, Debiasi RM, Demichelis F, Hatton C, Rubin MA, Garraway LA, Nelson SF, Liau L, Mischel PS, Cloughesy TF, Meyerson M, Golub TA, Lander ES, Mellinghoff IK, Sellers WR.
Assessing the significance of chromosomal aberrations in cancer: methodology and application to glioma.
Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2007 Dec 6;104(50):20007-12. doi: 10.1073/pnas.0710052104. PMID: 18077431. Laboratory investigation. ˍ

Janda M, Steginga S, Langbecker D, Dunn J, Walker D, Eakin E.
Quality of life among patients with a brain tumor and their carers.
J Psychosom Res. 2007 Dec 10;63(6):617-23
. doi: 10.1016/j.jpsychores.2007.06.018. PMID: 18061752. Observational study. ˍ

Gorlia T, van den Bent MJ, Hegi ME, Mirimanoff RO, Weller M, Cairncross JG, Eisenhauer E, Belanger K, Brandes AA, Allgeier A, Lacombe D, Stupp R.
Nomograms for predicting survival of patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma: prognostic factor analysis of EORTC and NCIC trial 26981-22981/CE.3.
Lancet Oncol. 2007 Dec 12;9(1):29-38. doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(07)70384-4. PMID: 18082451. Observational study. ˍ

Grauer OM, Sutmuller RP, van Maren W, Jacobs JF, Bennink E, Toonen LW, Nierkens S, Adema GJ.
Elimination of regulatory T cells is essential for an effective vaccination with tumor lysate-pulsed dendritic cells in a murine glioma model.
Int J Cancer. 2007 Dec 12;122(8):1794-802
. doi: 10.1002/ijc.23284. PMID: 18076066. Laboratory investigation. ˍ

Greene S, Nair N, Ojemann JG, Ellenbogen RG, Avellino AM.
Meningiomas in children.
Pediatr Neurosurg. 2007 Dec 14;44(1):9-13
. doi: 10.1159/000110656. PMID: 18097185. Observational study. ˍ

Shirahata M, Iwao-Koizumi K, Saito S, Ueno N, Oda M, Hashimoto N, Takahashi JA, Kato K.
Gene expression-based molecular diagnostic system for malignant gliomas is superior to histological diagnosis.
Clin Cancer Res. 2007 Dec 15;13(24):7341-56
. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-06-2789. PMID: 18094416. Observational study. ˍ

Saidi A, Javerzat S, Bellahcène A, De Vos J, Bello L, Castronovo V, Deprez M, Loiseau H, Bikfalvi A, Hagedorn M.
Experimental anti-angiogenesis causes upregulation of genes associated with poor survival in glioblastoma.
Int J Cancer. 2007 Dec 18;122(10):2187-98
. doi: 10.1002/ijc.23313. PMID: 18092325. Laboratory investigation. ˍ

Huttner HB, Janich P, Köhrmann M, Jászai J, Siebzehnrubl F, Blümcke I, Suttorp M, Gahr M, Kuhnt D, Nimsky C, Krex D, Schackert G, Löwenbrück K, Reichmann H, Jüttler E, Hacke W, Schellinger PD, Schwab S, Wilsch-Bräuninger M, Marzesco AM, Corbeil D.
The stem cell marker prominin-1/CD133 on membrane particles in human cerebrospinal fluid offers novel approaches for studying central nervous system disease.
Stem Cells. 2007 Dec 20;26(3):698-705
. doi: 10.1634/stemcells.2007-0639. PMID: 18096722. Laboratory investigation. ˍ

Nagane M, Kobayashi K, Ohnishi A, Shimizu S, Shiokawa Y.
Prognostic significance of O6-methylguanine-DNA methyltransferase protein expression in patients with recurrent glioblastoma treated with temozolomide.
Jpn J Clin Oncol. 2007 Dec 21;37(12):897-906
. doi: 10.1093/jjco/hym132. PMID: 18156172. Observational study. ˍ