Current Neuro-Oncology

Volume 23 Number 4
28 February 2021

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Buccoliero AM, Caporalini C, Scagnet M, Mussa F, Giordano F, Sardi I, Migliastro I, Moscardi S, Conti V, Barba C, Antonelli M, Gianno F, Rossi S, Diomedi-Camassei F, Gessi M, Donofrio V, Bertero L, Giangaspero F, Santi M, Aronica E, Genitori L, Guerrini R.
Angiocentric glioma-associated seizures: The possible role of EATT2, pyruvate carboxylase and glutamine synthetase.
Seizure. 2021 Feb 16, 2021;86:152-154
. doi: 10.1016/j.seizure.2021.02.014. PMID: 33621827. Laboratory investigation. ˍ

Korshunov A, Okonechnikov K, Stichel D, Ryzhova M, Schrimpf D, Sahm F, Sievers P, Absalyamova O, Zheludkova O, Golanov A, Jones DTW, Pfister SM, von Deimling A, Kool M.
Integrated molecular analysis of adult Sonic Hedgehog (SHH)-activated medulloblastomas reveals two clinically relevant tumor subsets with VEGFA as potent prognostic indicator.
Neuro Oncol. 2021 Feb 16, 2021:noab031
. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/noab031. PMID: 33589929. Laboratory investigation. ˍ


Witte HM, Riecke A, Steinestel K, Schulz C, Küchler J, Gebauer N, Tronnier V, Leppert J.
The addition of chloroquine and bevacizumab to standard radiochemotherapy for recurrent glioblastoma multiforme.
Br J Neurosurg. 2021 Feb 16, 2021:1-13
. doi: 10.1080/02688697.2021.1884648. PMID: 33590799. Observational study. ˍ

Grosse F, Wedel F, Thomale UW, Steffen I, Koch A, Brenner W, Plotkin M, Driever PH.
Benefit of Static FET PET in Pretreated Pediatric Brain Tumor Patients with Equivocal Conventional MRI Results.
Klin Padiatr. 2021 Feb 17
. doi: 10.1055/a-1335-4844. PMID: 33598897. Observational study. ˍ


Hira VVV, Molenaar RJ, Breznik B, Lah T, Aronica E, Van Noorden CJF.
Immunohistochemical Detection of Neural Stem Cells and Glioblastoma Stem Cells in the Subventricular Zone of Glioblastoma Patients.
J Histochem Cytochem. 2021 Feb 17,
2021;69(5):349-364. doi: 10.1369/0022155421994679. PMID: 33596115. Laboratory investigation. ˍ

Sun K, Zhou X, Li T, Zuo M, Li J, Liu Y.
Clinicopathological characteristics and treatment outcomes of epithelioid glioblastoma.
Neurosurg Rev. 2021 Feb 17
. doi: 10.1007/s10143-021-01492-7. PMID: 33598819. Observational study. ˍ

Voss M, Wenger KJ, Fokas E, Forster MT, Steinbach JP, Ronellenfitsch MW.
Single-shot bevacizumab for cerebral radiation injury.
BMC Neurol. 2021 Feb 17, 2021;21(1):77
. doi: 10.1186/s12883-021-02103-0. PMID: 33596839. Observational study. ˍ

Enayet AE, Nabil M, Rady MR, Yousef Y, Badawy E, El Beltagy MA.
Surgical outcome of children with medulloblastoma: a retrospective study of a 405-patient series from Children's Cancer Hospital Egypt (CCHE-57357).
Childs Nerv Syst. 2021 Feb 18
. doi: 10.1007/s00381-021-05082-2. PMID: 33604717. Observational study. ˍ
Erratum in: Childs Nerv Syst. 2021 Mar 22. doi: 10.1007/s00381-021-05082-2. Correction. ˍ

Tominaga H, Kawamura I, Ijiri K, Yone K, Taniguchi N.
Surgical results of the resection of spinal meningioma with the inner layer of dura more than 10 years after surgery.
Sci Rep. 2021 Feb 18;11(1):4050
. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-83712-0. PMID: 33603112. Observational study. ˍ

Yao J, Wang L, Ge H, Yin H, Piao Y.
Diffuse midline glioma with H3 K27M mutation in the spinal cord: A series of 33 cases.
Neuropathology. 2021 Feb 18
. doi: 10.1111/neup.12714. PMID: 33599007. Observational study. ˍ

Roshdy E, ElNaggar M, Atta H, Kandeel A, Abdel-Wanis M, Abd Elbadee OM, Abdelhafez YG, Mohamed Y.
Role of post-therapy 99mTc-MIBI single-photon emission computed tomography/computed tomography scan in predicting survival in patients with high-grade glioma.
Nucl Med Commun. 2021 Feb 19
. doi: 10.1097/MNM.0000000000001385. PMID: 33625186. Interventional study˰ ˍ

Franceschi E, De Biase D, Di Nunno V, Pession A, Tosoni A, Gatto L, Tallini G, Visani M, Lodi R, Bartolini S, Brandes AA.
IDH1 Non-Canonical Mutations and Survival in Patients with Glioma.
Diagnostics (Basel). 2021 Feb 19, 2021;11(2):342
. doi: 10.3390/diagnostics11020342. PMID: 33669525. Observational study. ˍ

Traylor JI, Patel R, Muir M, de Almeida Bastos DC, Ravikumar V, Kamiya-Matsuoka C, Rao G, Thomas JG, Kew Y, Prabhu SS.
Laser Interstitial Thermal Therapy for Glioblastoma: A Single-Center Experience.
World Neurosurg. 2021 Feb 19,
2021;149:e244-e252. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2021.02.044. PMID: 33610872. Observational study. ˍ


Bender K, Träger M, Wahner H, Onken J, Scheel M, Beck M, Ehret F, Budach V, Kaul D.
What is the role of the subventricular zone in radiotherapy of glioblastoma patients?
Radiother Oncol. 2021 Feb 22, 2021;158:138-145
. doi: 10.1016/j.radonc.2021.02.017. PMID: 33636228. Observational study. ˍ

Ferro M, Ferro M, Macchia G, Cilla S, Buwenge M, Re A, Romano C, Boccardi M, Picardi V, Cammelli S, Cucci E, Mignogna S, Di Lullo L, Valentini V, Morganti AG, Deodato F.
Post-Operative Accelerated-Hypofractionated Chemoradiation With Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy and Simultaneous Integrated Boost in Glioblastoma: A Phase I Study (ISIDE-BT-2).
Front Oncol. 2021 Feb 22, 2021;10:626400
. doi: 10.3389/fonc.2020.626400. PMID: 33692944. Interventional study. ˍ

Moran R.
Transient visual disturbances as a primary manifestation of metastatic brain tumours.
Clin Exp Optom. 2021 Feb 22, 2021:1-2
. doi: 10.1080/08164622.2021.1878830. PMID: 33689615. Observational study. ˍ

Alshammari QT, Salih M, Gameraddin M, Malik BA, Yousef M, Loaz O.
Accuracy of magnetic resonance spectroscopy in discrimination of neoplastic and non-neoplastic brain lesions.
Curr Med Imaging. 2021 Feb 23
. doi: 10.2174/1573405617666210224112808. PMID: 33655843. Observational study˰ ˍ

Gajaria PK, Shenoy AS, Baste BD, Goel NA.
Glioblastoma Occurring as Second Primary in a Treated Case of Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma.
Asian J Neurosurg. 2021 Feb 23, 2021;16(1):178-182
. doi: 10.4103/ajns.AJNS_230_20. PMID: 34211890. Case report. ˍ

Hadi I, Reitz D, Bodensohn R, Roengvoraphoj O, Lietke S, Niyazi M, Tonn JC, Belka C, Thon N, Nachbichler SB.
Radiation necrosis after a combination of external beam radiotherapy and iodine-125 brachytherapy in gliomas.
Radiat Oncol. 2021 Feb 23, 2021;16(1):40
. doi: 10.1186/s13014-021-01762-0. PMID: 33622365. Observational study. ˍ

Sacko O, Benouaich-Amiel A, Brandicourt P, Niaré M, Charni S, Cavandoli C, Brauge D, Catalaa I, Brenner A, Moyal EC, Roux FE.
The Impact of Surgery on the Survival of Patients with Recurrent Glioblastoma.
Asian J Neurosurg. 2021 Feb 23, 2021;16(1):1-7
. doi: 10.4103/ajns.AJNS_180_20. PMID: 34211860. Observational study. ˍ

Wick A, Bähr O, Schuler M, Rohrberg K, Chawla SP, Janku F, Schiff D, Heinemann V, Narita Y, Lenz HJ, Ikeda M, Ando Y, Wick W, Steinbach JP, Burger MC, Wenger K, Lassen U, Sankhala KK, Roggia C, Genvresse I, Munhoz C, Rentzsch C, Reschke S, Langer S, Wagner M, Kaulfuss S, Cai C, Lagkadinou E, Jeffers M, Peña C, Tabatabai G.
Phase I Assessment of Safety and Therapeutic Activity of BAY1436032 in Patients with IDH1-Mutant Solid Tumors.
Clin Cancer Res. 2021 Feb 23
. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-20-4256. PMID: 33622704. Interventional study. ˍ

Champeaux-Depond C, Weller J.
Tamoxifen. A treatment for meningioma?
Cancer Treat Res Commun. 2021 Feb 24, 2021;27:100343
. doi: 10.1016/j.ctarc.2021.100343. PMID: 33647870. Observational study. ˍ

Thomas C, Federico A, Sill M, Bens S, Oyen F, Nemes K, Johann PD, Hartmann C, Hartmann W, Sumerauer D, Paterno V, Samii A, Kordes U, Siebert R, Frühwald MC, Paulus W, Kool M, Hasselblatt M.
Atypical Teratoid/Rhabdoid Tumor (AT/RT) With Molecular Features of Pleomorphic Xanthoastrocytoma.
Am J Surg Pathol. 2021 Feb 24
. doi: 10.1097/PAS.0000000000001694. PMID: 33739782. Case report˰ ˍ


Twelves C, Sabel M, Checketts D, Miller S, Tayo B, Jove M, Brazil L, Short SC; GWCA1208 study group.
A phase 1b randomised, placebo-controlled trial of nabiximols cannabinoid oromucosal spray with temozolomide in patients with recurrent glioblastoma.
Br J Cancer. 2021 Feb 24, 2021;124(8):1379-1387
. doi: 10.1038/s41416-021-01259-3. PMID: 33623076. Interventional study. ˍ

Fangusaro J, Onar-Thomas A, Poussaint TY, Wu S, Ligon AH, Lindeman N, Campagne O, Banerjee A, Gururangan S, Kilburn L, Goldman S, Qaddoumi I, Baxter P, Vezina G, Bregman C, Patay Z, Jones JY, Stewart CF, Fisher MJ, Doyle LA, Smith M, Dunkel IJ, Fouladi M.
A Phase 2 Trial of Selumetinib in Children with Recurrent Optic Pathway and Hypothalamic Low-Grade Glioma without NF1: A Pediatric Brain Tumor Consortium Study.
Neuro Oncol. 2021 Feb 25,
2021;23(10):1777-1788. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/noab047. PMID: 33631016. Interventional study. ˍ

Miller KE, Schieffer KM, Grischow O, Rodriguez DP, Cottrell CE, Leonard JR, Finlay JL, Mardis ER.
Clinical response to dabrafenib plus trametinib in a pediatric ganglioglioma with BRAF p.T599dup mutation.
Cold Spring Harb Mol Case Stud. 2021 Feb 26, 2021;7(2):a006023
. doi: 10.1101/mcs.a006023. PMID: 33637608. Case report. ˍ


Skaga E, Skretteberg MA, Johannesen TB, Brandal P, Vik-Mo EO, Helseth E, Langmoen IA.
Real-world validity of randomized controlled phase III trials in newly diagnosed glioblastoma: to whom do the results of the trials apply?
Neurooncol Adv. 2021 Feb 26, 2021;3(1):vdab008
. doi: 10.1093/noajnl/vdab008. PMID: 33665615. Observational study. ˍ

Brown PD, Chung C, Liu DD, McAvoy S, Grosshans D, Al Feghali K, Mahajan A, Li J, McGovern SL, McAleer MF, Ghia AJ, Sulman EP, Penas-Prado M, de Groot JF, Heimberger AB, Wang J, Armstrong TS, Gilbert MR, Guha-Thakurta N, Wefel JS.
A Prospective Phase II Randomized Trial of Proton Radiotherapy vs. Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy for Patients with Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma.
Neuro Oncol. 2021 Feb 27, 2021:noab040
. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/noab040. PMID: 33647972. Interventional study. ˍ

Jean-Quartier C, Jeanquartier F, Ridvan A, Kargl M, Mirza T, Stangl T, Markaĉ R, Jurada M, Holzinger A.
Mutation-based clustering and classification analysis reveals distinctive age groups and age-related biomarkers for glioma.
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2021 Feb 27, 2021;21(1):77
. doi: 10.1186/s12911-021-01420-1. PMID: 33639927. Laboratory investigation. ˍ

Yao L, Feng M, Li XT, Gan WJ, Xu XT, Zhou YX.
Clinical study of salivary gland malignant tumor with skull base metastasis.
Br J Neurosurg. 2021 Feb 27, 2021:1-7
. doi: 10.1080/02688697.2021.1885616. PMID: 33641541. Observational study. ˍ

Wang P, Luo C, Hong PJ, Rui WT, Wu S.
The Role of Surgery in IDH-Wild-Type Lower-Grade Gliomas: Threshold at a High Extent of Resection Should be Pursued.
Neurosurgery. 2021 Feb 27, 2021:nyab052
. doi: 10.1093/neuros/nyab052. PMID: 33647953. Observational study˰ ˍ

Gunasekara SR, Kaldera HNTK, Dissanayake MB.
A Systematic Approach for MRI Brain Tumor Localization and Segmentation Using Deep Learning and Active Contouring.
J Healthc Eng. 2021 Feb 28, 2021;2021:6695108
. doi: 10.1155/2021/6695108. PMID: 33777346. Laboratory investigation. ˍ

Mladenovsk M, Valkov I, Ovcharov M, Vasilev N, Duhlenski I.
High Grade Glioma Surgery - Clinical Aspects and Prognosis.
Folia Med (Plovdiv). 2021 Feb 28, 2021;63(1):35-41
. doi: 10.3897/folmed.63.e55255. PMID: 33650394. Observational study. ˍ