Therapeutic advances for glioblastoma multiforme: current status and future prospects.


Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) is the most common central nervous system malignancy. It is rapidly progressive with rare opportunity for cure. After three decades of laboratory and clinical research, a newly evolved chemoradiotherapy approach using the alkylating agent temozolomide during and after radiotherapy has resulted in the first significant impact on… (More)