Malignant Pineal Region Germ Cell Tumor

Known as: Malignant Pineal Gland Germ Cell Neoplasm, Malignant Pineal Parenchymal Germ Cell Neoplasm, Malignant Germ Cell Tumor of the Pineal Parenchyma 
A malignant germ cell tumor that arises in the pineal region. Representative examples include germinoma, immature teratoma, choriocarcinoma… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND A pineal region tumor is an uncommon deep-seated, heterogeneous group of mass lesions of the brain, and the management… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
In most animals, primordial germ cell (PGC) specification and development depend on maternally provided cytoplasmic determinants… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Work in different organisms revealed that the vasa gene product is essential for germline specification. Here, we describe the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Xdazl is an RNA component of Xenopus germ plasm and encodes an RNA-binding protein that can act as a functional homologue of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The vertebrate body plan is established during gastrulation, when cells move inwards to form the mesodermal and endodermal germ… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Activation of the zygotic genome is a prerequisite for the transition from maternal to zygotic control of development. The onset… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
IN many animal groups, factors required for germline formation are localized in germ plasm1, a region of the egg cytoplasm. In… (More)
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Review
1994
Review
1994
C. elegans early embryos extends beyond the parallels between hunchback and glp-1 translational regulation. Both embryos contain… (More)
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Review
1993
Review
1993
Melatonin is a very potent and efficient endogenous radical scavenger. The pineal indolamine reacts with the highly toxic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Forty single-copy, nuclear probes of known chromosomal position were used to examine restriction fragment length polymorphism in… (More)
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