Analysis of the PTEN gene in human meningiomas.

  title={Analysis of the PTEN gene in human meningiomas.},
  author={Nils Peters and Ruth Wellenreuther and Britta Rollbrocker and Yutaka Hayashi and Birgit Meyer-Puttlitz and E M Duerr and Doris Lenartz and Deborah J Marsh and Johannes Schramm and Otmar Dieter Wiestler and Ramon Parsons and Charis Eng and Andreas von Deimling},
  journal={Neuropathology and applied neurobiology},
  volume={24 1},
Previous observations demonstrated that the neurofibromatosis type 2 gene (NF2) plays an important role in the pathogenesis of the transitional, fibroblastic and malignant variants of human meningiomas. No specific genes have been associated with the pathogenesis of meningothelial meningiomas and with the progression to anaplastic meningiomas. However… CONTINUE READING