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The Restricted Ketogenic Diet : An Alternative Treatment Strategy for Glioblastoma Multiforme a report

@inproceedings{Seyfried2011TheRK,
  title={The Restricted Ketogenic Diet : An Alternative Treatment Strategy for Glioblastoma Multiforme a report},
  author={T. Seyfried and P. Mukherjee and Miriam Kalamian and G. Zuccoli},
  year={2011}
}
  • T. Seyfried, P. Mukherjee, +1 author G. Zuccoli
  • Published 2011
  • Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM) Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) is considered the most malignant of primary brain cancers with only about 12% of patients living beyond 36 months (long-term survivors).1,2 GBM is heterogeneous in cellular composition consisting of tumor stem cells, mesenchymal cells, and host stromal cells.3-6 In addition to the neoplastic cell populations, tumorassociated macrophages/monocytes (TAM) also comprise a significant cell population in GBM sometimes equaling the number of… CONTINUE READING
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