Current Neuro-Oncology

Volume 22 Number 4
29 February 2020

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Wick A, Kessler T, Platten M, Meisner C, Bamberg M, Herrlinger U, Felsberg J, Weyerbrock A, Papsdorf K, Steinbach JP, Sabel M, Vesper J, Debus J, Meixensberger J, Ketter R, Hertler C, Mayer-Steinacker R, Weisang S, Bölting H, Reuss D, Reifenberger G, Sahm F, von Deimling A, Weller M, Wick W; NOA-08 Study Group of the Neurooncology Working Group (NOA) of the German Cancer Society.
Superiority of temozolomide over radiotherapy for elderly patients with RTK II methylation class, MGMT promoter-methylated malignant astrocytoma.
Neuro Oncol. 2020 Feb 17, 2020;22(8):1162-1172. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/noaa033. PMID: 32064499. Observational study. ˍ

Yang F, Zou Y, Gong Q, Chen J, Li WD, Huang Q.
From astrocytoma to glioblastoma: a clonal evolution study.
FEBS Open Bio. 2020 Feb 18, 2020;10(5):744-751. doi: 10.1002/2211-5463.12815. PMID: 32069381. Case report. ˍ

Ma AK, Freedman I, Lee JH, Miyagishima D, Ahmed O, Yeung J.
Tumor Location and Treatment Modality are Associated with Overall Survival in Adult Medulloblastoma.
Cureus. 2020 Feb 20;12(2):e7061. doi: 10.7759/cureus.7061. PMID: 32226663. Observational study. ˍ

Himes BT, Arnett A, Merrell KW, Gates M, Bhargav AG, Raghunathan A, Brown DA, Burns TC, Parney IF.
Glioblastoma recurrence versus treatment effect in a pathology-documented series.
Can J Neurol Sci. 2020 Feb 20, 2020;47(4):525-530. doi: 10.1017/cjn.2020.36. PMID: 32077389. Observational study. ˍ


Killock D.
Extent of resection is important across glioblastoma molecular subtypes.
Nat Rev Clin Oncol. 2020 Feb 20, 2020;17(5):275. doi: 10.1038/s41571-020-0344-8. PMID: 32080372. Comment. ˍ
Refers to: Molinaro AM, et al., Association of Maximal Extent of Resection of Contrast-Enhanced and Non-Contrast-Enhanced Tumor With Survival Within Molecular Subgroups of Patients With Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma.
JAMA Oncol. 2020 Feb 6, 2020;6(4):495-503. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2019.6143. PMID: 32027343. Observational study. ˍ

Wang QT, Nie Y, Sun SN, Lin T, Han RJ, Jiang J, Li Z, Li JQ, Xiao YP, Fan YY, Yuan XH, Zhang H, Zhao BB, Zeng M, Li SY, Liao HX, Zhang J, He YW.
Tumor-associated antigen-based personalized dendritic cell vaccine in solid tumor patients.
Cancer Immunol Immunother. 2020 Feb 20, 2020;69(7):1375-1387. doi: 10.1007/s00262-020-02496-w. PMID: 32078016. Interventional study. ˍ

Han Y, Wang W, Yang Y, Sun YZ, Xiao G, Tian Q, Zhang J, Cui GB, Yan LF.
Amide Proton Transfer Imaging in Predicting Isocitrate Dehydrogenase 1 Mutation Status of Grade II/III Gliomas Based on Support Vector Machine.
Front Neurosci. 2020 Feb 21, 2020;14:144. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2020.00144. PMID: 32153362. Interventional study. ˍ

Huang YK, Lieu AS.
Treatment response of bevacizumab combination chemotherapy in recurrent glioblastoma: A long-term retrospective study in Taiwan.
Medicine (Baltimore). 2020 Feb 21, 2020;99(8):e19226. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000019226. PMID: 32080119. Observational study. ˍ

Green AL, Flannery P, Hankinson TC, O'Neill B, Amani V, DeSisto J, Knox A, Chatwin H, Lemma R, Hoffman LM, Mulcahy Levy J, Raybin J, Hemenway M, Gilani A, Koschmann C, Dahl N, Handler M, Pierce A, Venkataraman S, Foreman N, Vibhakar R, Wempe MF, Dorris K.
Preclinical and clinical investigation of intratumoral chemotherapy pharmacokinetics in DIPG using gemcitabine.
Neurooncol Adv. 2020 Feb 24, 2020;2(1):vdaa021. doi: 10.1093/noajnl/vdaa021. PMID: 32642682. Interventional study. ˍ


Gao X, Zhang Z, Mashimo T, Shen B, Nyagilo J, Wang H, Wang Y, Liu Z, Mulgaonkar A, Hu XL, Piccirillo SGM, Eskiocak U, Davé DP, Qin S, Yang Y, Sun X, Fu YX, Zong H, Sun W, Bachoo RM, Ge WP.
Gliomas Interact with Non-glioma Brain Cells via Extracellular Vesicles.
Cell Rep. 2020 Feb 25, 2020;30(8):2489-2500.e5. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2020.01.089. PMID: 32101730. Laboratory investigation. ˍ

Luna LP, da Ponte IM, Oliveira IB, Ramos F Jr, Gerson G.
Pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma in the posterior fossa: a case report with advanced neuroimaging findings.
Clin Imaging. 2020 Feb 25, 2020;63:30-34. doi: 10.1016/j.clinimag.2020.02.010. PMID: 32120310. Case report. ˍ

Sharifi G, Pajavand AM, Nateghinia S, Meybodi TE, Hasooni H.
Glioma Migration Through the Corpus Callosum and the Brainstem Detected by Diffusion and Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Initial Findings.
Front Hum Neurosci. 2020 Feb 25, 2020;13:472. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2019.00472. PMID: 32161524. Observational study. ˍ

Belter A, Barciszewski J, Barciszewska AM.
Revealing the epigenetic effect of temozolomide on glioblastoma cell lines in therapeutic conditions.
PLoS One. 2020 Feb 26, 2020;15(2):e0229534. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0229534. PMID: 32101575. Laboratory investigation. ˍ

Subramanian S, Scheufele K, Mehl M, Biros G.
Where did the tumor start? An inverse solver with sparse localization for tumor growth models.
Inverse Probl. 2020 Feb 26, 2020;36(4):045006
. doi: 10.1088/1361-6420/ab649c. PMID: 33746330. Laboratory investigation. ˍ

Lan TL, Chou FI, Lin KH, Pan PS, Lee JC, Huang WS, Liu YM, Chao Y, Chen YW.
Using salvage Boron Neutron Capture Therapy (BNCT) for recurrent malignant brain tumors in Taiwan.
Appl Radiat Isot. 2020 Feb 27, 2020;160:109105. doi: 10.1016/j.apradiso.2020.109105. PMID: 32351215. Case report. ˍ

Reddy AT, Strother DR, Judkins AR, Burger PC, Pollack IF, Krailo MD, Buxton AB, Williams-Hughes C, Fouladi M, Mahajan A, Merchant TE, Ho B, Mazewski CM, Lewis VA, Gajjar A, Vezina LG, Booth TN, Parsons KW, Poss VL, Zhou T, Biegel JA, Huang A.
Efficacy of High-Dose Chemotherapy and Three-Dimensional Conformal Radiation for Atypical Teratoid/Rhabdoid Tumor: A Report From the Children's Oncology Group Trial ACNS0333.
J Clin Oncol. 2020 Feb 27, 2020:JCO1901776. doi: 10.1200/JCO.19.01776. PMID: 32105509. Interventional study. ˍ

Müther M, Stummer W.
Commentary: Perilesional Resection of Glioblastoma is Independently Associated With Improved Outcomes.
Neurosurgery. 2020 Feb 28, 2020;86(6):E570-E571. doi: 10.1093/neuros/nyaa045. PMID: 32109287. Comment. ˍ
Refers to: Al-Holou WN, et al., Perilesional Resection of Glioblastoma Is Independently Associated With Improved Outcomes.
Neurosurgery. 2019 Feb 25, 2020;86(1):112-121
. doi: 10.1093/neuros/nyz008. PMID: 30799490. Observational study. ˍ

Anghileri E, Schettino C, Pollo B, Farinotti M, Silvani A, Paterra R, Patanè M, DiMeco F, Bruzzone MG, Eoli M, Cuccarini V.
Gliomatosis cerebri (GC) or GC-like? A picture to be reconsidered in neuro-oncology based on large retrospective analysis of GC series.
Neurol Sci. 2020 Feb 29, 2020;41(8):2111-2120. doi: 10.1007/s10072-020-04288-7. PMID: 32114667. Observational study. ˍ


Jin Y, Randall JW, Elhalawani H, Feghali KAA, Elliott AM, Anderson BM, Lacerda L, Tran BL, Mohamed AS, Brock KK, Fuller CD, Chung C.
Detection of Glioblastoma Subclinical Recurrence Using Serial Diffusion Tensor Imaging.
Cancers (Basel). 2020 Feb 29, 2020;12(3):E568. doi: 10.3390/cancers12030568. PMID: 32121471. Observational study. ˍ