Genetics and Epigenetics of Glioblastoma: Applications and Overall Incidence of IDH1 Mutation

Abstract

Glioblastoma is the most fatal brain cancer found in humans. Patients suffering from glioblastoma have a dismal prognosis, with a median survival of 15 months. The tumor may develop rapidly de novo in older patients or through progression from anaplastic astrocytomas in younger patients if glioblastoma is primary or secondary, respectively. During the past… (More)
DOI: 10.3389/fonc.2016.00016

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