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Advances in the biology, imaging and therapies for glioblastoma

by Clark C. Chen

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Published by InTech in Rijeka .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Therapy,
  • Diagnosis,
  • Zdravljenje,
  • Glioblastom,
  • Diagnostika,
  • Glioblastoma

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Clark C. Chen
    The Physical Object
    Format[Elektronski vir] /
    Pagination1 online resource
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27083084M
    ISBN 109533072849
    ISBN 109789533072845
    OCLC/WorldCa780920099

    Glioma is the most common primary tumor of the nervous system, and approximately 50% of patients exhibit the most aggressive form of the cancer, glioblastoma. The biological function of epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) in tumorigenesis and progression has been established in various types of cancers, since it is overexpressed, mutated, or dysregulated. Its overexpression has been shown Cited by: 4.   Transcript: Maciej Mrugala, MD, PhD, MPH: Glioblastoma is a primary brain tumor that originates, typically, in the brain is in that way different from other primary solid tumors, let.

      Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) currently is considered incurable. Despite responding to initial therapy, the cancer almost always returns. GBM is a . Glioblastoma (GBM) is a rare tumor and one of the most challenging malignancies to treat in all of oncology. Although advances have been made in the treatment of GBM, encouraging outcomes typically are not observed; patients diagnosed with these tumors generally have a dismal prognosis and poor quality of life as the disease progresses. This review summarizes the clinical presentation of GBM.

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Advances in Biology and Treatment of Glioblastoma (Current Cancer Research) This volume covers the most important areas of glioblastoma – surgical resection, molecular pathology, targeted therapies, cancer stem cells, the role of DNA methylation, targeted sequencing for personalized therapy, animal models and advances in pediatric Format: Hardcover.

In book: Advances in the Biology, Imaging and Therapies for Glioblastoma. Advances in the Biology, Imaging and Therapies for Glioblastoma. Key Advances in the biology in Glioblastoma Therapy.

Advances in Biology and Treatment of Glioblastoma PDF Author Kumaravel Somasundaram Isbn File size MB Year Pages Language English File format PDF Category Biology,Free Medical Books Download the Book Download Book Description: This volume covers the most important areas of glioblastoma – surgical resection, molecular pathology, targeted therapies.

In book: Advances in the Biology, Imaging and Therapies for Glioblastoma. Imaging and Therapies for Glioblastoma. Diagnostic Evaluation of Diffuse Gliomas. Youssef M., Mandel J., Chowdhary S., Kesari S. () Recent Advances for Targeted Therapies in Glioblastoma.

In: Somasundaram K. (eds) Advances in Biology and Treatment of Glioblastoma. Current Cancer : Michael Youssef, Jacob Mandel, Sajeel Chowdhary, Santosh Kesari. Advances in Biology and Treatment of Glioblastoma Download the book – PDF File – MB Download Join am-medicine Group Content This volume covers the most important areas of glioblastoma – surgical resection, molecular pathology, targeted therapies, cancer stem cells, the role of DNA methylation, targeted sequencing for personalized therapy, animal models and advances in.

Introduction. Glioblastoma is the most common malignant primary brain tumor in adults and invariably carries a poor prognosis.

Despite optimal multimodality treatment that typically includes surgery, radiation, and cytotoxic chemotherapy, recent clinical trials have reported a median survival of only 14–16 months with a 26–33% 2 year survival rate [1,2].Cited by:   These advances in genomics are also making a difference in the treatment of glioblastoma, providing more information about which tissue and tumours will be more sensitive to radiation therapy.

That has led to the new field of radiogenomics, says Dr. Sahgal, which correlates cancer imaging features and genetic information.

Glioblastoma, also known as glioblastoma multiforme (GBM), is the most aggressive type of cancer that begins within the brain. Initially, signs and symptoms of glioblastoma are nonspecific. They may include headaches, personality changes, nausea and symptoms similar to those of a stroke.

Symptoms often worsen rapidly and may progress to unconsciousness. Medication: Temozolomide, steroids. Get this from a library. Advances in biology and treatment of glioblastoma. [Kumaravel Somasundaram;] -- This volume covers the most important areas of glioblastoma - surgical resection, molecular pathology, targeted therapies, cancer stem cells, the role of DNA methylation, targeted sequencing for.

Abstract. Glioblastoma (GBM) is the most common and most malignant tumour of the central nervous system. Despite recent advances in understanding the biology of GBM, the disease still remains in desperate need of effective treatment options resulting in Author: Kate Connor, Monika A.

Jarzabek, Kieron White, Andreas H. Jacobs, Annette T. Byrne. In compiling this book, the co-editors have called upon many of the worlds best clinical and basic neuroscientists specializing in the management of patients with this malignancy, for their expert input on the latest imaging developments and applicable research into book is intended for neuroradiologists, neuro-oncologists.

In one recent trial, several patients with advanced glioblastoma who had the oncolytic virus therapy DNX injected directly into their primary tumor had their tumors shrink by at least 95%, and 5 patients lived for at least 3 years after treatment.

At a February brain cancer immunotherapy conference Dr. Okada helped organize, several research groups reported similar results from. Prognosis is poor and treatments are largely palliative, although there are subsets of patients that have prolonged survival.

Greater understanding of the tumor biology of GBM has been achieved in the past decade, leading to the prospect of novel targeted therapies and biomarker-based individualization of Cited by: Advances in Biology and Treatment of Glioblastoma This volume covers the most important areas of glioblastoma - surgical resection, molecular pathology, targeted therapies, cancer stem cells, the role of DNA methylation, targeted sequencing for personalized therapy, animal models and.

Oligodendroglioma: Clinical Presentation, Pathology, Molecular Biology, Imaging, and Treatment features the latest "cutting-edge" molecular biology, molecular therapeutics, imaging, immunotherapy, and research methods on the topic of oligodendrogliomas.

The most detailed and comprehensive resource on the subject, it provides up-to-date. Clinically focused and designed to provide a to-the-point overview, Glioblastoma, by Drs. Steven Brem and Kalil G. Abdullah, brings you up to date with increased understanding, new treatment protocols, and recent advances in the field.

Written by contributing specialists who are global experts in their respective areas, this one-stop reference provides neurosurgeons, medical-and-radiation. Recent advances in the treatment of cerebral gliomas have increased the demands on noninvasive neuroimaging for the diagnosis, therapeutic planning, tumor monitoring, and patient outcome prediction.

In the meantime, improved magnetic resonance (MR) imaging techniques have shown much potentials in evaluating the key pathological features of the gliomas, including cellularity, invasiveness Cited by: Conventional treatment of glioblastoma has advanced only incrementally in the last 30 years and still yields poor outcomes.

The current strategy of surgery, radiation, and chemotherapy has increased median survival to approximately 15 months. With the advent of molecular biology and consequent improved understanding of basic tumor biology, targeted therapies have become cornerstones for Cited by:   Clinically focused and designed to provide a to-the-point overview, Glioblastoma, by Drs.

Steven Brem and Kalil G. Abdullah, brings you up to date with increased understanding, new treatment protocols, and recent advances in the field. Written by contributing specialists who are global experts in their respective areas, this one-stop reference provides neurosurgeons, medical-and-radiation Pages:.

Clinically focused and designed to provide a to-the-point overview, Glioblastoma, by Drs. Steven Brem and Kalil G. Abdullah, brings you up to date with increased understanding, new treatment protocols, and recent advances in the field. Written by contribPages:   Glioblastoma (GBM) is the most prevalent type of primary brain tumor.

Treatment options include maximal surgical resection and drug-radiotherapy combination. However, patient prognosis remains very poor, prompting the search for new models for drug discovery and testing, especially those that allow assessment of in vivo responses to treatment.

Zebrafish xenograft models have an Cited by: 1.Glioblastoma (GBM) is a disease that strikes without warning, often manifested by a single seizure or a few days of progressive headaches, yet evaluation with magnetic resonance imaging reveals a large mass that was likely present for months.

Its stealth-like behavior belies the hallmark feature of this deadly cancer; it infiltrates normal.