Primary malignant neoplasm of brain

Known as: Malignant Primary Brain Neoplasm, Malignant Primary Brain Neoplasms, Brain Neoplasms, Primary Malignant 
A malignant neoplasm that arises from the brain. Representative examples include anaplastic astrocytoma, glioblastoma, and lymphoma.
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2015
Review
2015
Tissues with defined cellular hierarchies in development and homeostasis give rise to tumors with cellular hierarchies… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) is the most common and aggressive malignant primary brain tumor in humans. Here we show that… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Mutations in the critical chromatin modifier ATRX and mutations in CIC and FUBP1, which are potent regulators of cell growth… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Gliomas account for almost 80% of primary malignant brain tumors, and they result in more years of life lost than do any other… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Brain metastases occur in 20–40 % of patients with cancer and their frequency has increased over time. Lung, breast and skin… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Five-year survival estimates in standard cancer reports provide a general description of disease outcome that is… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Although survival in patients with malignant gliomas remains limited, there is renewed optimism with the emergence of novel… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND The reported incidence of primary malignant brain tumors among children in the United States increased by 35% during… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECT The authors present population-based survival rate estimates for patients with malignant primary brain tumors based on an… (More)
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1982
Highly Cited
1982
The human central nervous system pharmacology of c/'sdiamminedichloroplatinum (CDDP) was studied, and trials were initiated of… (More)
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