Population-based studies on incidence, survival rates, and genetic alterations in astrocytic and oligodendroglial gliomas.

@article{Ohgaki2005PopulationbasedSO,
  title={Population-based studies on incidence, survival rates, and genetic alterations in astrocytic and oligodendroglial gliomas.},
  author={Hiroko Ohgaki and Paul Kleihues},
  journal={Journal of neuropathology and experimental neurology},
  year={2005},
  volume={64 6},
  pages={479-89}
}
Published data on prognostic and predictive factors in patients with gliomas are largely based on clinical trials and hospital-based studies. This review summarizes data on incidence rates, survival, and genetic alterations from population-based studies of astrocytic and oligodendrogliomas that were carried out in the Canton of Zurich, Switzerland… CONTINUE READING