Navigation Links
Gliomas in Biological News

Veterinary college researcher studying brain tumors in people and animals

... by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). gliomas are an aggressive and deadly form of brain cancer ... has emerged as an excellent model for studying gliomas in humans. Every year about 120,000 new cases ... loss of balance, blindness and other problems. gliomas arise from glial cells, according to Rossmeisl, ...

Fluorescent cancer cells to guide brain surgeons

... gliomas are malignant brain tumors that arise from glial (supporting) cells of the brain. gliomas are often resistant to chemotherapy. These tumors grow fine extensions ...

Invasion of the brain tumors

... gliomas are highly malignant and invasive tumors with tendrils that extend far ... at the University of Calgary injected immunocompromised mice with human gliomas and compared invasive cells (which left the primary tumor site) to ...

Researchers uncover mechanism of action of antibiotic able to reduce neuronal cell death in brain

... novel therapies to treat Alzheimer's disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Huntingtons disease, epilepsy, stroke/ischemia, dementia and malignant gliomas RICHMOND, Va. (May 9, 2008) Virginia Commonwealth University researchers have discovered how an antibiotic works to modulate the activity of a ...

UAB wins $5.7M neurofibromatosis grant

... therapy regimens, to treat human cancerous tumors associated with NF. Such tumors can grow and damage the nerve sheath, and they can appear as gliomas in and around the optic nerve. In addition to managing the NF Consortium operations center, UAB will be enrolling adults and children in NF ...

Last chance for media to register for ECCO 14 -- the European Cancer Conference

... Breast cancer susceptibility gene predicts outcome and response to treatment in lung cancer Improved treatment for difficult childhood brainstem gliomas First molecular profiling of colon cancer patients accurately predicts survival Quality of life after endometrial cancer treatment can be ...

Mouse brain tumors mimic those in human genetic disorder

... seen in humans. Unlike most tumors, optic pathway gliomas associated with NF1 typically stop growing after ... three weeks old, developing into optic pathway gliomas by two months of age. After that time-period, ... and expansion," Gutmann explains. Optic pathway gliomas in humans are typically surrounded by ...

Marrow-derived stem cells deliver new cytokine to kill brain tumor cells, offer protection

... their work into human clinical trials. gliomas are highly invasive tumors with poorly defined ... to deliver genes directly to tumor cells, but gliomas are especially challenging because of their ... to produce IL-23 were injected into intracranial gliomas and other areas of the brain. Treated animals ...

Targeted virus compels cancer cells to eat themselves

... was 39 cubic millimeters, while those receiving the other virus had an average tumor volume of 200 cubic millimeters. Among mice with malignant gliomas in the brain, those treated with three injections of hTERT-Ad on average lived 53 days. Those receiving the control adenoviruses lived on average 29 ...

Mayo Clinic Cancer Center: Harnessing the measles virus to attack cancer

... more potent viral doses." The glioblastoma multiforme study, which opened today, is designed to test the safety of the virus for the treatment of gliomas and enable biological monitoring of anti-tumor activity. "The measles virus we are using in the glioblastoma multiforme trial provides a ...

Unique dual target specificity of kinase inhibitor key for success against cancer

... Importantly, dual inhibition of p110á and mTOR with a low dose of PI-103 elicited no drug-related toxicity and was highly effective against human gliomas transplanted into mice. "These data suggest that combinatorial inhibition of mTOR and p110á represents a safe and effective therapy in the ...

Possible birthplace of malignant brain tumors identified

... of atypical hyperplasia after PDGF removal described here suggests that inhibition of PDGF signaling could provide a useful therapy for those gliomas in which the pathway is upregulated, especially given the recovery of the normal architecture after regression of the hyperplasia." In a preview ...
Other Contents
(Date:7/10/2014)... 8, 2014 Fingerprint Cards, ... design win (DW). An Asian OEM has selected FPC1021 for ... start in August 2014.   FPC is proud ... has a planned date for start of mass production in ... of SEK 5M, for delivery in the first half of ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... the large, mainly tropical flowering plant family Melastomataceae (Meadow Beauty ... rely on bees for their pollination. Only about 100 are ... flowers of Axinaea appear in clusters of few ... different species are pink, yellow, orange or red. The stamens ... of their bulbous appendages. The pollination mechanism of Axinaea ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... your popcorn or soap might not be ape friendly, and ... an analysis in the Cell Press journal Current Biology ... oil has already led to the conversion of Southeast Asian ... particular. If guidelines are not put in place very soon, ... Asia into Africa will be bad news for great apes ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):FPC Wins DW and Initial Ramp Order for FPC1021 Touch Sensor for Flagship Smartphone from Asian OEM 2Novel type of bird pollination mechanism discovered in South America 2Hunger for vegetable oil means trouble for Africa's great apes 2
(Date:7/11/2014)... Even the hot Texas sun won’t keep ... . The school had previously invested in a ... from APCPLAY, but recently asked for an innovative solution to ... Godley Elementary School chose a Rectangular Shade from APCPLAY as ... on their playground. The shade measures 24’W x 34’H ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 Based in ... care to residents of Brazoria County and surrounding counties. ... the clinic is now accessible from Northbound Highway 288 ... a center where patients can get low-cost urgent care ... far from rare, finding places that can match the ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... 2014 Fatigue, lack of safety ... number of accidents in the workplace, according to ... articles highlight safety issues that contribute to the ... occur on the job annually, according to the ... explore "preventable workplace accidents." , Safety Issue: "Extended ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... 2014 According to a new ... Platforms (Land, Airborne, Naval), Application (Software Defined Radios, ... Geography (North America, Asia-Pacific, Europe, the Middle East ... by MarketsandMarkets, the market is estimated to be ... register a CAGR of 5.56% to reach $39.52 ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a ... of victims injured by defective medical devices, reports ... allegations that the woman’s hidden, aggressive leiomyosarcoma was ... used during a routine laparoscopic supracervical hysterectomy procedure. ... Medical Instruments Corporation over its Wolf Power Morcellator ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Cool Fun Under the Texas Sun: Godley Elementary School Purchases Shade Structure from APCPLAY© 2Health News:Prime Urgent Care Announces New Access to the Clinic, Available from Northbound Highway 288 2Health News:Safety Reboot Magazine Focuses on: Why Extended Hours is Dangerous in the Workplace; Why Custodial Work Can be Dangerous; and Improving Safety for Roofers 2Health News:Safety Reboot Magazine Focuses on: Why Extended Hours is Dangerous in the Workplace; Why Custodial Work Can be Dangerous; and Improving Safety for Roofers 3Health News:Portable Communication Systems Market Projected to Reach $39.52 Billion by 2019 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 2Health News:Portable Communication Systems Market Projected to Reach $39.52 Billion by 2019 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 3Health News:Portable Communication Systems Market Projected to Reach $39.52 Billion by 2019 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 4Health News:Couple Sues Over Alleged Cancer Risk Associated with use of a Power Morcellator During the Woman's Laparoscopic Fibroid Removal Procedure, Parker Waichman Comments 2Health News:Couple Sues Over Alleged Cancer Risk Associated with use of a Power Morcellator During the Woman's Laparoscopic Fibroid Removal Procedure, Parker Waichman Comments 3Health News:Couple Sues Over Alleged Cancer Risk Associated with use of a Power Morcellator During the Woman's Laparoscopic Fibroid Removal Procedure, Parker Waichman Comments 4Health News:Couple Sues Over Alleged Cancer Risk Associated with use of a Power Morcellator During the Woman's Laparoscopic Fibroid Removal Procedure, Parker Waichman Comments 5
Other TagsOther Tags