glioblastoma

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Synonyms for glioblastoma

a fast-growing malignant brain tumor composed of spongioblasts

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The third abstract entitled Phase I/II study of dianhydrogalactitol (VAL-083) in patients with recurrent malignant glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) provided an update on DelMar's ongoing Phase I/II clinical trial with VAL-083 in the treatment of refractory glioblastoma.
Title: Phase I/II study of dianhydrogalactitol (VAL-083) in patients with recurrent malignant glioblastoma multiforme (GBM)
As one of the most aggressive types of primary brain tumors with few treatment options, patients with glioblastoma multiforme are in need of new targeted treatment options," said Gary Gordon, M.
The entry of novel therapeutic agents to treat glioblastoma multiforme is a major trend witnessed in the market.
A study published in the September 5, 2013 edition of the New England Journal of Medicine may represent the most significant advance yet discovered in treating glioblastoma multiforme.
Case 5: Subependymal spread of glioblastoma multiforme
The lead researchers, Susan Burden-Gulley, Mohammed Qutaish and Kristin Sullivant, found that two cell lines, a human brain cancer LN229, and a rodent cancer CNS-1, best resemble the actions of glioblastoma multiforme in human patients.
The MGMT test has shown to be the only prognostic factor for overall survival in newly diagnosed glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) patients over the age of 70, the company added.
Keith Evans was told in March he had an inoperable glioblastoma multiforme - a notoriously difficult cancer to treat.
A new test could help select patients who may benefit from surgery for recurrent glioblastoma multiforme (GBM), the most common brain tumor in adults.
The most common form of malignant brain cancer in adults, glioblastoma multiforme (GBM), is not a single disease but appears to be four distinct molecular subtypes, according to a study by the Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) Research Network.
A 51-year-old father of four has been enrolled as the first patient in the United States to undergo a new treatment for the most common and aggressive type of brain tumor, glioblastoma multiforme, the University of Illinois at Chicago announced today.
Despite being given just months to live after she was first diagnosed with the glioblastoma multiforme tumour, Elena managed to start classes at Bamburgh School in South Shields.
TEMODAL (temozolomide) Capsule is an oral, cytotoxic alkylating agent indicated for treating glioblastoma multiforme (GBM).
NEW ORLEANS -- Temozolomide, in conjunction with radiotherapy, could produce clinically meaningful improvements in overall and progression-free survival in patients with glioblastoma multiforme, researchers reported at the annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology.