glioma

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glioma

[glī′ō·mə]
(medicine)
A malignant tumor derived from the supporting tissue of the central nervous system.
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Additionally, the report provides an overview of key players involved in therapeutic development for Pontine Glioma and features dormant and discontinued projects.
Nimotuzumab is already in Phase III clinical trials (combined with chemotherapy) for pontine glioma in Europe and has been approved and is available to cancer sufferers in several countries including India, China and Argentina.
The product will be produced by Midatech for the treatment of Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma as a continuation of its present MTX110 program, and potentially for Glioblastoma.
Her death came after she had pioneering treatment in the US for a diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma brain tumour.
And after suffering headaches, vomiting and other debilitating symptoms in the following weeks, she was diagnosed with Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG), an extremely rare brain cancer.
Weakened by a very deadly form of brain cancer- Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG)-Lauren refused to let go of her goal: playing in a college basketball game.
Danny suffers from diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma, a disease that kills around 90 per cent of its patients within 18 months of diagnosis.
ClickPress, Fri Apr 18 2014] GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Pontine Glioma Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014" provides data on the Pontine Glioma clinical trial scenario.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Pediatric Brain Tumor Clinical and Research Fund for Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma at Dana Farber Cancer Institute, P.
Maddie James was a five-year old girl from Dana Point who died from a pediatric brain cancer called Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG) in March of 2011 after being diagnosed in January.
Edie Molyneux, from Tranmere, is currently in Mexico receiving treatment for an aggressive brain tumour known as a Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG) which limits her life expectancy anywhere from four-six weeks to two-three years.