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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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When treated with carboplatin alone, four different human cell lines of low grade glioma cancer cells did not respond to the drug or kept growing.
In this study, researchers from 25 institutions around the world-led by Columbia's Antonio Iavarone, MD, and Anna Lasorella, MD-performed an in-depth analysis of tumor samples from 56 patients to create the first comprehensive inventory of the genetic, epigenetic, and immune alterations in NF1 gliomas.
(21) We searched for symptoms in adult glioma patients in articles from January 1, 2000, until December 31, 2017.
18F-fluciclovine is a synthetic amino acid labeled with the radioisotope F 18, enabling PET imaging to visualise the increased amino acid transport that occurs in malignant tumors such as glioma. Glioma is a serious and life-threatening condition accounting for about 80% of all malignant brain tumors.
'The beauty of 5-ALA is that they can see where high-grade glioma is, while they're operating.'
Recombinant nonpathogenic polio-rhinovirus chimera (PVSRIPO) recognizes the CD155 overexpressed by recurrent glioma as its target and attacks glioma cells.
The histopathologic and immunohistochemical features were consistent with those of a chordoid glioma. The autopsy report evealed a congested brain with a loss of white matter and gray matter differentiation.
Before the introduction of the "integrated" molecular and histology diagnostic guidelines, diffuse gliomas were classified into one of the following categories based on histology (2): astrocytoma, oligodendroglioma, or mixed glioma.
Gross total resection of glioma with the intraoperative fluorescence-guidance of fluorescein sodium.
Scientists from the Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI), part of Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU), have developed a new algorithm that can identify driver genes of several types of gliomas, the most common and aggressive forms of primary brain tumours.