Open access peer-reviewed Edited volume

Neurooncology

Newer Developments

Edited by Amit Agrawal

Narayana Medical College and Hospital

The book contains the information of various aspects of newer developments and recent advances in the field of central nervous system (CNS) tumor molecular biology, tumor progression, clinical presentation, imaging and management. The authors from different reputed institutions shared their knowledge on this open access platform to disseminate their knowledge at global level. As it is obvious in the current text, the field of neurooncology is heterogeneous and under continuous development with addition of new knowledge and information on regular basis. The collective contributions from experts attempt to provide updates regarding ongoing research and developments pertaining to CNS tumor genetics and molecular aspects and their applied aspect in reference to patient management.

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NeurooncologyNewer DevelopmentsEdited by Amit Agrawal

Published: July 13th 2016

DOI: 10.5772/61724

ISBN: 978-953-51-2426-9

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-2425-2

Copyright year: 2016

Books open for chapter submissions

13018 Total Chapter Downloads

4 Crossref Citations

1 Web of Science Citations

7 Dimensions Citations

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1. Molecular Advances in Glioblastoma Neuropathology

By Jens Schittenhelm and Marco Skardelly

642

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2. The Roles of MicroRNAs in Glioblastoma Biology and Biomarker

By Takashi Sasayama, Kazuhiro Tanaka and Eiji Kohmura

753

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3. Novel Endocrine Targets for GBM Therapy

By Judith Marcela Dueñas‐Jiménez, Irene Aguilar‐García, María de la Luz Galván‐Ramírez, Sergio Horacio Dueñas‐Jiménez, Jorge David Rivas-Carrillo, Anne Santerre and Erika Priscilla Domínguez‐Rangel

643

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4. Genetic Alterations of Glioblastoma

By Romana Richterová and Branislav Kolarovszki

446

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5. Mechanisms of Glioma Cell Invasion

By Scott G. Turner, Maleeha Ahmad and Steven A. Toms

743

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6. Critical Molecular and Genetic Markers in Primary Brain Tumors with Their Clinical Importance

By Ilhan Yaylim, Sumeyya Azam, Ammad Ahmad Farooqi, Özlem Küçükhüseyin, Muhammad Ismail and Ali Metin Kafadar

685

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7. Advanced MR Imaging Techniques in the Diagnosis of Intraaxial Brain Tumors

By Anastasia Zikou, George Alexiou and Maria Argyropoulou

640

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8. Molecular Imaging of Brain Tumours

By W. Phillip Law

513

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9. Intraoperative Neurophysiological Monitoring in Neuro-oncology

By Lorena Vega-Zelaya, Rafael G. Sola and Jesús Pastor

511

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10. Neurocognitive Effects of Primary Brain Tumors

By Mohammad Abu-Hegazy and Hend Ahmed El-Hadaad

642

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11. Current Trends in High-Grade Gliomas

By Maleeha Ahmad, MD, FRCS SN, Scott G. Turner, MD and Steven A. Toms, MD, FACS

632

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12. Laser Ablation in Neuro-oncology

By Mayur Sharma, Danilo Silva, Suresh Balasubramanian, Gene H. Barnett and Alireza M. Mohammadi

802

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13. Interstitial Chemotherapy for Malignant Gliomas

By Ke Sai, Shu‐xin Sun and Zhong‐ping Chen

363

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14. Oligoastrocytoma: A Vanishing Tumor Entity

By Marta Mellai, Laura Annovazzi, Marta Mazzucco and Davide Schiffer

559

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15. Meningiomas’ Management: An Update of the Literature

By Giulia Cossu, Mahmoud Messerer, Fabrice Parker, Marc Levivier and Roy Thomas Daniel

866

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16. Medulloblastoma: Clinical Challenges and Emerging Molecular Discoveries

By Eric Q. Trieu, Sherri Y. Huang and Jer-Yen Yang

728

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17. Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma: A Therapeutic Challenge

By Heloisa H. Moser, Eshini Panditharatna, Roger J. Packer and Javad Nazarian

824

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18. Minimally Invasive Surgery for Treatment of Patients with Advanced Cancer and Thoraco-lumbar Spine Metastases

By Massimo Miscusi, Stefano Forcato and Antonino Raco

550

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19. The Role of Exercise in Chemotherapy-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy

By Karen Y. Wonders and Brittany Stout

769

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20. Pediatric Neuro-Oncology in Low-/Middle-Income Countries

By Mohamed S. Zaghloul

707

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  • CNKI

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