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    June 2020
  1. WANG C, Liu S, Peng L, Zhang K, et al
    Permanent iodine-125 brachytherapy for patients with progressive or recurrent high-grade gliomas.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:591.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  2. DING L, Zhang F, He Q, Li Z, et al
    Differentiation of suprasellar meningiomas from non-functioning pituitary macroadenomas by (18)F-FDG and (13)N-Ammonia PET/CT.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:564.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  3. LOW SYY, Bte Syed Sulaiman N, Tan EEK, Ng LP, et al
    Cerebrospinal fluid cytokines in metastatic group 3 and 4 medulloblastoma.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:554.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  4. CAI Z, Yang S, Li X, Chen F, et al
    Viral infection and glioma: a meta-analysis of prognosis.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:549.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  5. BARCISZEWSKA AM
    Total DNA methylation as a biomarker of DNA damage and tumor malignancy in intracranial meningiomas.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:509.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  6. HOWELL AE, Robinson JW, Wootton RE, McAleenan A, et al
    Testing for causality between systematically identified risk factors and glioma: a Mendelian randomization study.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:508.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    May 2020
  7. CORELL A, Ferreyra Vega S, Hoefling N, Carstam L, et al
    The clinical significance of the T2-FLAIR mismatch sign in grade II and III gliomas: a population-based study.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:450.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  8. WHITMIRE P, Rickertsen CR, Hawkins-Daarud A, Carrasco E Jr, et al
    Sex-specific impact of patterns of imageable tumor growth on survival of primary glioblastoma patients.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:447.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  9. KIESEL B, Thome CM, Weiss T, Jakola AS, et al
    Perioperative imaging in patients treated with resection of brain metastases: a survey by the European Association of Neuro-Oncology (EANO) Youngsters committee.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:410.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    April 2020
  10. MITSUYA K, Nakasu Y, Hayashi N, Deguchi S, et al
    Retrospective analysis of salvage surgery for local progression of brain metastasis previously treated with stereotactic irradiation: diagnostic contribution, functional outcome, and prognostic factors.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:331.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  11. TAMURA R, Morimoto Y, Kosugi K, Sato M, et al
    Correction to: Clinical and histopathological analyses of VEGF receptors peptide vaccine in patients with primary glioblastoma - a case series.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:301.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  12. SHAH N, Liu Z, Tallman RM, Mohammad A, et al
    Drug resistance occurred in a newly characterized preclinical model of lung cancer brain metastasis.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:292.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  13. FARIA GM, Soares IDP, D'Alincourt Salazar M, Amorim MR, et al
    Intranasal perillyl alcohol therapy improves survival of patients with recurrent glioblastoma harboring mutant variant for MTHFR rs1801133 polymorphism.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:294.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    March 2020
  14. LU C, Liu J, Yao M, Li L, et al
    Downregulation of S100 calcium binding protein A12 inhibits the growth of glioma cells.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:261.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  15. WANG L, Ge J, Lan Y, Shi Y, et al
    Tumor mutational burden is associated with poor outcomes in diffuse glioma.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:213.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  16. BROWN NF, Ng SM, Brooks C, Coutts T, et al
    A phase II open label, randomised study of ipilimumab with temozolomide versus temozolomide alone after surgery and chemoradiotherapy in patients with recently diagnosed glioblastoma: the Ipi-Glio trial protocol.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:198.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  17. TAMURA R, Morimoto Y, Kosugi K, Sato M, et al
    Clinical and histopathological analyses of VEGF receptors peptide vaccine in patients with primary glioblastoma - a case series.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:196.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    February 2020
  18. LESUEUR P, Kao W, Leconte A, Geffrelot J, et al
    Stereotactic radiotherapy on brain metastases with recent hemorrhagic signal: STEREO-HBM, a two-step phase 2 trial.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:147.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  19. PATRIKIDOU A, Chaigneau L, Isambert N, Kitikidou K, et al
    Development of a disease-specific graded prognostic assessment index for the management of sarcoma patients with brain metastases (Sarcoma-GPA).
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:117.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    January 2020
  20. ANG SYL, Lee L, See AAQ, Ang TY, et al
    Incidence of biomarkers in high-grade gliomas and their impact on survival in a diverse SouthEast Asian cohort - a population-based study.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:79.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  21. LIU K, Jiang G, Zhang A, Li Z, et al
    Icotinib is as efficacious as gefitinib for brain metastasis of EGFR mutated non-small-cell lung cancer.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:76.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  22. NAKANO T, Aoyama H, Saito H, Tanabe S, et al
    The neurocognitive function change criteria after whole-brain radiation therapy for brain metastasis, in reference to health-related quality of life changes: a prospective observation study.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:66.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  23. SRIVASTAVA C, Irshad K, Gupta Y, Sarkar C, et al
    NFsmall ka, CyrillicB is a critical transcriptional regulator of atypical cadherin FAT1 in glioma.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:62.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  24. UMPHLETT M, Shea S, Tome-Garcia J, Zhang Y, et al
    Widely metastatic glioblastoma with BRCA1 and ARID1A mutations: a case report.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:47.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  25. LIANG J, Lv X, Lu C, Ye X, et al
    Prognostic factors of patients with Gliomas - an analysis on 335 patients with Glioblastoma and other forms of Gliomas.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:35.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  26. GE JJ, Li C, Qi SP, Xue FJ, et al
    Combining therapy with recombinant human endostatin and cytotoxic agents for recurrent disseminated glioblastoma: a retrospective study.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:24.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  27. ENRIQUEZ PEREZ J, Kopecky J, Visse E, Darabi A, et al
    Convection-enhanced delivery of temozolomide and whole cell tumor immunizations in GL261 and KR158 experimental mouse gliomas.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:7.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    December 2019
  28. PERREAULT S, Larouche V, Tabori U, Hawkin C, et al
    A phase 2 study of trametinib for patients with pediatric glioma or plexiform neurofibroma with refractory tumor and activation of the MAPK/ERK pathway: TRAM-01.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:1250.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  29. SUN C, Dai X, Zhao D, Wang H, et al
    Mesenchymal stem cells promote glioma neovascularization in vivo by fusing with cancer stem cells.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:1240.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  30. GANGEMI V, Mignogna C, Guzzi G, Lavano A, et al
    Impact of [(64)Cu][Cu(ATSM)] PET/CT in the evaluation of hypoxia in a patient with Glioblastoma: a case report.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:1197.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  31. DA COSTA AABA, Dos Santos ES, Cotrim DP, Pandolfi NC, et al
    Prognostic impact of platinum sensitivity in ovarian carcinoma patients with brain metastasis.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:1194.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  32. HAO Z, Guo D
    EGFR mutation: novel prognostic factor associated with immune infiltration in lower-grade glioma; an exploratory study.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:1184.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    November 2019
  33. ZHONG QY, Fan EX, Feng GY, Chen QY, et al
    A gene expression-based study on immune cell subtypes and glioma prognosis.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:1116.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  34. LI Z, Shen D, Zhang J, Zhang J, et al
    Relationship between WBRT total dose, intracranial tumor control, and overall survival in NSCLC patients with brain metastases - a single-center retrospective analysis.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:1104.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  35. YU W, Ren X, Hu C, Tan Y, et al
    Glioma SOX2 expression decreased after adjuvant therapy.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:1087.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  36. SALVUCCI M, Zakaria Z, Carberry S, Tivnan A, et al
    System-based approaches as prognostic tools for glioblastoma.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:1092.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  37. CHATURVEDI NK, Mahapatra S, Kesherwani V, Kling MJ, et al
    Role of protein arginine methyltransferase 5 in group 3 (MYC-driven) Medulloblastoma.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:1056.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  38. BAZAN F, Dobi E, Royer B, Curtit E, et al
    Systemic high-dose intravenous methotrexate in patients with central nervous system metastatic breast cancer.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:1029.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    October 2019
  39. CHEN YH, Chen YF, Chen CY, Shih JY, et al
    Clinical factors associated with treatment outcomes in EGFR mutant non-small cell lung cancer patients with brain metastases: a case-control observational study.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:1006.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  40. STOPPEK AK, Kebir S, Junker A, Keyvani K, et al
    Simultaneous primary cancer occurrence of melanoma and pulmonary adenocarcinoma in leptomeningeal metastases: a case report.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:995.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  41. BRITO C, Azevedo A, Esteves S, Marques AR, et al
    Clinical insights gained by refining the 2016 WHO classification of diffuse gliomas with: EGFR amplification, TERT mutations, PTEN deletion and MGMT methylation.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:968.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    September 2019
  42. JANIK K, Treda C, Wlodarczyk A, Peciak J, et al
    A way to understand idiopathic senescence and apoptosis in primary glioblastoma cells - possible approaches to circumvent these phenomena.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:923.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  43. JIANG Q, Xie Q, Hu C, Yang Z, et al
    Glioma malignancy is linked to interdependent and inverse AMOG and L1 adhesion molecule expression.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:911.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  44. TAKASHIMA Y, Yoshimura T, Kano Y, Hayano A, et al
    Differential expression of N-linked oligosaccharides in methotrexate-resistant primary central nervous system lymphoma cells.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:910.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    August 2019
  45. GOMEZ-ACEVEDO H, Patterson JD, Sardar S, Gokden M, et al
    SMARC-B1 deficient sinonasal carcinoma metastasis to the brain with next generation sequencing data: a case report of perineural invasion progressing to leptomeningeal invasion.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:827.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  46. LI X, Meng Y
    Survival analysis of immune-related lncRNA in low-grade glioma.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:813.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  47. CHEN Y, Wei J, Cai J, Liu A, et al
    Combination therapy of brain radiotherapy and EGFR-TKIs is more effective than TKIs alone for EGFR-mutant lung adenocarcinoma patients with asymptomatic brain metastasis.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:793.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  48. XIAO J, Jin Y, Nie J, Chen F, et al
    Diagnostic and grading accuracy of (18)F-FDOPA PET and PET/CT in patients with gliomas: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:767.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  49. CHEN JC, Lee IN, Huang C, Wu YP, et al
    Valproic acid-induced amphiregulin secretion confers resistance to temozolomide treatment in human glioma cells.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:756.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    July 2019
  50. IMAIZUMI J, Shida D, Narita Y, Miyakita Y, et al
    Prognostic factors of brain metastases from colorectal cancer.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:755.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  51. XI S, Sai K, Hu W, Wang F, et al
    Clinical significance of the histological and molecular characteristics of ependymal tumors: a single institution case series from China.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:717.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  52. YE T, Wei L, Shi J, Jiang K, et al
    Sirtuin1 activator SRT2183 suppresses glioma cell growth involving activation of endoplasmic reticulum stress pathway.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:706.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  53. LIU J, Jin B, Su H, Qu X, et al
    Afatinib helped overcome subsequent resistance to osimertinib in a patient with NSCLC having leptomeningeal metastasis baring acquired EGFR L718Q mutation: a case report.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:702.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    June 2019
  54. SKAGA E, Kulesskiy E, Fayzullin A, Sandberg CJ, et al
    Intertumoral heterogeneity in patient-specific drug sensitivities in treatment-naive glioblastoma.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:628.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  55. PARK AK, Lee JY, Cheong H, Ramaswamy V, et al
    Subgroup-specific prognostic signaling and metabolic pathways in pediatric medulloblastoma.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:571.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  56. BUSTAMANTE EDUARDO M, Popovici V, Imboden S, Aebi S, et al
    Characterization of molecular scores and gene expression signatures in primary breast cancer, local recurrences and brain metastases.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:549.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  57. ZAKRZEWSKA M, Gruszka R, Stawiski K, Fendler W, et al
    Expression-based decision tree model reveals distinct microRNA expression pattern in pediatric neuronal and mixed neuronal-glial tumors.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:544.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    May 2019
  58. VAN BUSSEL MTJ, Beijnen JH, Brandsma D
    Intracranial antitumor responses of nivolumab and ipilimumab: a pharmacodynamic and pharmacokinetic perspective, a scoping systematic review.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:519.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  59. LIU CC, Yu CF, Wang SC, Li HY, et al
    Sigma-2 receptor/TMEM97 agonist PB221 as an alternative drug for brain tumor.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:473.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  60. ZHONG C, Shu M, Ye J, Wang X, et al
    Oncogenic Ras is downregulated by ARHI and induces autophagy by Ras/AKT/mTOR pathway in glioblastoma.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:441.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  61. CUNCANNON M, Wong M, Jayamanne D, Guo L, et al
    Role of delayed salvage bevacizumab at symptomatic progression of chemorefractory glioblastoma.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:445.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  62. DU N, Bao W, Zhang K, Lu X, et al
    Cytogenetic characterization of the malignant primitive neuroectodermal SK-PN-DW tumor cell line.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:412.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    April 2019
  63. KRUG S, Teupe F, Michl P, Gress TM, et al
    Brain metastases in patients with neuroendocrine neoplasms: risk factors and outcome.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:362.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  64. HE Q, Zhang L, Zhang B, Shi X, et al
    Diagnostic accuracy of (13)N-ammonia PET, (11)C-methionine PET and (18)F-fluorodeoxyglucose PET: a comparative study in patients with suspected cerebral glioma.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:332.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  65. SAVCI-HEIJINK CD, Halfwerk H, Koster J, Horlings HM, et al
    A specific gene expression signature for visceral organ metastasis in breast cancer.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:333.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  66. KOPER-LENKIEWICZ OM, Kaminska J, Milewska A, Sawicki K, et al
    Serum and cerebrospinal fluid Neudesin concentration and Neudesin Quotient as potential circulating biomarkers of a primary brain tumor.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:319.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  67. COWMAN S, Fan YN, Pizer B, See V, et al
    Decrease of Nibrin expression in chronic hypoxia is associated with hypoxia-induced chemoresistance in some brain tumour cells.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:300.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  68. DJUZENOVA CS, Fiedler V, Memmel S, Katzer A, et al
    Differential effects of the Akt inhibitor MK-2206 on migration and radiation sensitivity of glioblastoma cells.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:299.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    March 2019
  69. SCHORB E, Finke J, Ihorst G, Kasenda B, et al
    Age-adjusted high-dose chemotherapy and autologous stem cell transplant in elderly and fit primary CNS lymphoma patients.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:287.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  70. HUA C, Zhao G, Li Y, Bie L, et al
    Correction to: Minichromosome Maintenance (MCM) family as potential diagnostic and prognostic tumor markers for human gliomas.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:260.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  71. SUN L, Jin X, Xie L, Xu G, et al
    Swainsonine represses glioma cell proliferation, migration and invasion by reduction of miR-92a expression.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:247.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  72. LESUEUR P, Lequesne J, Grellard JM, Dugue A, et al
    Phase I/IIa study of concomitant radiotherapy with olaparib and temozolomide in unresectable or partially resectable glioblastoma: OLA-TMZ-RTE-01 trial protocol.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:198.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  73. KAZLAUSKAS A, Darinskas A, Meskys R, Tamasauskas A, et al
    Isocytosine deaminase Vcz as a novel tool for the prodrug cancer therapy.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:197.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  74. HICKMANN AK, Frick M, Hadaschik D, Battke F, et al
    Molecular tumor analysis and liquid biopsy: a feasibility investigation analyzing circulating tumor DNA in patients with central nervous system lymphomas.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:192.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  75. HUMMEL S, Kohlmann W, Kollmeyer TM, Jenkins R, et al
    The contribution of the rs55705857 G allele to familial cancer risk as estimated in the Utah population database.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:190.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    February 2019
  76. LOW SYY, Kuick CH, Seow WY, Bte Syed Sulaiman N, et al
    Primary paediatric epidural sarcomas: molecular exploration of three cases.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:182.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  77. LAPRIE A, Ken S, Filleron T, Lubrano V, et al
    Dose-painting multicenter phase III trial in newly diagnosed glioblastoma: the SPECTRO-GLIO trial comparing arm A standard radiochemotherapy to arm B radiochemotherapy with simultaneous integrated boost guided by MR spectroscopic imaging.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:167.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  78. OSTROVSKAYA A, Hick C, Hutchinson DS, Stringer BW, et al
    Expression and activity of the calcitonin receptor family in a sample of primary human high-grade gliomas.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:157.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  79. LI WY, Zhao TT, Xu HM, Wang ZN, et al
    The role of EGFR mutation as a prognostic factor in survival after diagnosis of brain metastasis in non-small cell lung cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:145.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  80. GE M, Zhan Q, Zhang Z, Ji X, et al
    Different next-generation sequencing pipelines based detection of tumor DNA in cerebrospinal fluid of lung adenocarcinoma cancer patients with leptomeningeal metastases.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:143.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  81. STILLER CA, Bayne AM, Chakrabarty A, Kenny T, et al
    Incidence of childhood CNS tumours in Britain and variation in rates by definition of malignant behaviour: population-based study.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:139.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  82. WANG J, Chen J
    Positive response to Icotinib in metastatic lung adenocarcinoma with acquiring EGFR Leu792H mutation after AZD9291 treatment: a case report.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:131.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  83. KIM TM, Ko YH, Ha SJ, Lee HH, et al
    Impact of in vitro driven expression signatures of CD133 stem cell marker and tumor stroma on clinical outcomes in gastric cancers.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:119.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  84. HEYNCKES S, Daka K, Franco P, Gaebelein A, et al
    Crosslink between Temozolomide and PD-L1 immune-checkpoint inhibition in glioblastoma multiforme.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:117.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    January 2019
  85. DARLIX A, Hirtz C, Thezenas S, Maceski A, et al
    The prognostic value of the Tau protein serum level in metastatic breast cancer patients and its correlation with brain metastases.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:110.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  86. ZUO MR, Liang RF, Li M, Xiang YF, et al
    A comprehensive study of risk factors for post-operative pneumonia following resection of meningioma.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:100.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  87. GOLDSMITH CS, Kim SM, Karunarathna N, Neuendorff N, et al
    Correction to: inhibition of p38 MAPK activity leads to cell type-specific effects on the molecular circadian clock and time-dependent reduction of glioma cell invasiveness.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:101.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  88. YIN X, Yan D, Qiu M, Huang L, et al
    Prophylactic cranial irradiation in small cell lung cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:95.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  89. LI Z, Mbah NE, Overmeyer JH, Sarver JG, et al
    The JNK signaling pathway plays a key role in methuosis (non-apoptotic cell death) induced by MOMIPP in glioblastoma.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:77.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  90. KIM R, Keam B, Kim S, Kim M, et al
    Differences in tumor microenvironments between primary lung tumors and brain metastases in lung cancer patients: therapeutic implications for immune checkpoint inhibitors.
    BMC Cancer. 2019;19:19.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    December 2018
  91. TAN WL, Ng QS, Lim C, Tan EH, et al
    Correction to: Influence of afatinib dose on outcomes of advanced EGFR-mutant NSCLC patients with brain metastases.
    BMC Cancer. 2018;18:1288.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  92. FRAZAO L, do Carmo Martins M, Nunes VM, Pimentel J, et al
    BRAF V600E mutation and 9p21: CDKN2A/B and MTAP co-deletions - Markers in the clinical stratification of pediatric gliomas.
    BMC Cancer. 2018;18:1259.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  93. MOHAMMAD AS, Adkins CE, Shah N, Aljammal R, et al
    Permeability changes and effect of chemotherapy in brain adjacent to tumor in an experimental model of metastatic brain tumor from breast cancer.
    BMC Cancer. 2018;18:1225.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  94. MONNIER A, Boniface R, Bouvet R, Etcheverry A, et al
    The expression of EMX2 lead to cell cycle arrest in glioblastoma cell line.
    BMC Cancer. 2018;18:1213.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  95. LI L, Huang Y, Gao Y, Shi T, et al
    EGF/EGFR upregulates and cooperates with Netrin-4 to protect glioblastoma cells from DNA damage-induced senescence.
    BMC Cancer. 2018;18:1215.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  96. TAN WL, Ng QS, Lim C, Tan EH, et al
    Influence of afatinib dose on outcomes of advanced EGFR-mutant NSCLC patients with brain metastases.
    BMC Cancer. 2018;18:1198.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    November 2018
  97. HWANG K, Lee KS, Choe G, Cho BG, et al
    Secondary glioblastoma after treatment of intracranial germinoma - would radiation-only therapy still be safe? Case report.
    BMC Cancer. 2018;18:1119.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    October 2018
  98. TUNG B, Ma D, Wang S, Oyinlade O, et al
    Kruppel-like factor 9 and histone deacetylase inhibitors synergistically induce cell death in glioblastoma stem-like cells.
    BMC Cancer. 2018;18:1025.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  99. AIKO N, Shimokawa T, Miyazaki K, Misumi Y, et al
    Comparison of the efficacies of first-generation epidermal growth factor receptor tyrosine kinase inhibitors for brain metastasis in patients with advanced non-small-cell lung cancer harboring EGFR mutations.
    BMC Cancer. 2018;18:1012.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  100. DA SILVA BB, Eulalio Filho WMN, Costa PVL, Silva RA, et al
    A rare case of primary breast angiosarcoma in a male: a case report.
    BMC Cancer. 2018;18:978.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  101. LORIGUET L, Morisse MC, Dremaux J, Collet L, et al
    Combining genomic analyses with tumour-derived slice cultures for the characterization of an EGFR-activating kinase mutation in a case of glioblastoma.
    BMC Cancer. 2018;18:964.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  102. FOLYOVICH A, Varga V, Varallyay G, Kozak L, et al
    A case report of isolated distal upper extremity weakness due to cerebral metastasis involving the hand knob area.
    BMC Cancer. 2018;18:947.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    September 2018
  103. STRAUBE C, Kessel KA, Schmidt-Graf F, Krieg SM, et al
    A trend towards a more intense adjuvant treatment of low-grade-gliomas in tertiary centers in Germany after RTOG 9802 - results from a multi-center survey.
    BMC Cancer. 2018;18:907.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  104. SONG X, Shu XH, Wu ML, Zheng X, et al
    Postoperative resveratrol administration improves prognosis of rat orthotopic glioblastomas.
    BMC Cancer. 2018;18:871.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  105. MIKKELSEN VE, Stensjoen AL, Granli US, Berntsen EM, et al
    Angiogenesis and radiological tumor growth in patients with glioblastoma.
    BMC Cancer. 2018;18:862.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    August 2018
  106. URUGA H, Moriguchi S, Takahashi Y, Ogawa K, et al
    Gefitinib successfully administered in a lung cancer patient with leptomeningeal carcinomatosis after erlotinib-induced pneumatosis intestinalis.
    BMC Cancer. 2018;18:825.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    July 2018
  107. DU D, Yuan J, Ma W, Ning J, et al
    Clinical significance of FBXO17 gene expression in high-grade glioma.
    BMC Cancer. 2018;18:773.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  108. KIM T, Choi HY, Lee HS, Jung SH, et al
    Clinical response and pharmacokinetics of bendamustine as a component of salvage R-B(O)AD therapy for the treatment of primary central nervous system lymphoma (PCNSL).
    BMC Cancer. 2018;18:729.
    PubMed     Abstract available


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