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a tumor of the brain consisting of neuroglia

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For example, insulin-like growth factor is associated with glioma recurrence and is found in lower levels in people with diabetes than those who don't have the disease.
Further experiments suggested neuroligin-3 triggers a series of chemical reactions that stimulates multiple signaling pathways involved in glioma growth, causing the tumors to expand.
The team also found that a number of the 277 cytokines they looked at played a key role in glioma development, but this needs to confirmed with future research.
Conventional therapeutic approaches for GBM, including surgery, chemotherapy and radiation therapy, target the tumor bulk, but have limited effect on the glioma cancer stem cells (CSCs), which are responsible for the recurrence of disease that occurs in most of the GBM patients.
La mayoria de los pacientes con NF-1 cursan con manchas cafe con leche en piel y alteraciones oftalmologicas como nodulos de Lisch en iris, hamartomas retinianos, glaucoma, neurofibroma plexiforme y glioma del nervio optico que puede estar presente en 15-40% de los casos, asociado a trastornos visuales y manifestandose raramente de forma bilateral.
GW has received Orphan Drug Designation from the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for THC:CBD in the treatment of glioma.
We included 85 patients with supratentorial low grade glioma in study, males were 50(58%) and females were 35(41%).
sup][8],[9] Statistical analyses of the dataset from GEO profiles disclose that expression of CDCA7L confidently associates with the WHO grading and poor outcome in primary glioma patients.
Additionally, the report provides an overview of key players involved in therapeutic development for Pontine Glioma and features dormant and discontinued projects.
Glioma is the most common form of primary malignant brain tumour in adults, with approximately four cases per 100,000 people each year.
Dr Elizabeth Stoll, from Newcastle University's Institute of Neuroscience, said: "Patients with malignant glioma currently receive a poor prognosis, and new interventions are desperately needed to increase the survival and quality of life for patients with the condition.
High levels of disposable income were associated with a 14% heightened risk of glioma among men, but had no bearing on the risk of either meningioma or acoustic neuroma--a type of non-cancerous brain tumor that grows on the nerve used for hearing and balance.
ISLAMABAD -- A recent study has linked frequent mobile or wireless phone use to glioma, a certain kind of deadly cancer.
An increased focus on neurologic symptoms in patients with rosacea may be warranted, according to Danish researchers, who found a significantly increased risk of glioma associated with rosacea, in a nationwide study of Danish citizens.
USPRwire, Tue Jan 26 2016] Global Markets Direct's, 'High-Grade Glioma - Pipeline Review, H2 2015', provides an overview of the High-Grade Glioma's therapeutic pipeline.