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Brain Cancer malady

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Summaries for Brain Cancer

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MedlinePlus:33 Cancer of the brain is usually called a brain tumor. there are two main types. a primary brain tumor starts in the brain. a metastatic brain tumor starts somewhere else in the body and moves to the brain. brain tumors can be benign, with no cancer cells, or malignant, with cancer cells that grow quickly. brain tumors can cause many symptoms. some of the most common are headaches, usually worse in the morning nausea and vomiting changes in your ability to talk, hear, or see problems with balance or walking problems with thinking or memory muscle jerking or twitching numbness or tingling in arms or legs doctors diagnose brain tumors by doing a neurologic exam and tests including an mri, ct scan, and biopsy. people with brain tumors have several treatment options. the options are surgery, radiation therapy, and chemotherapy. many people get a combination of treatments. nih: national cancer institute

MalaCards based summary: Brain Cancer, also known as adult brain tumor, is related to gliosarcoma and glioblastoma. An important gene associated with Brain Cancer is IL13 (interleukin 13), and among its related pathways are AHR Pathway and Akt Signaling Pathway. The drugs etoposide and etoposide phosphate and the compounds pki-166 and zd6474 have been mentioned in the context of this disorder. Affiliated tissues include brain, testes and breast.

Disease Ontology:8 A central nervous system cancer that is characterized by the growth of abnormal cells in the tissues of the brain.

Wikipedia:65 A brain tumor or intracranial neoplasm occurs when abnormal cells form within the brain. There are two... more...

Aliases & Classifications for Brain Cancer

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Brain Cancer, Aliases & Descriptions:

Name: Brain Cancer 8 10 44 33
Adult Brain Tumor 8 44 62
Neoplasm of Unspecified Nature of Brain 8 62
Primary Malignant Neoplasm of Brain 8 62
Malignant Tumor of Adult Brain 8 62
Malignant Tumor of Brain 8 62
Tumor of the Brain 8 62
Neoplasm of Brain 8 62
Malignant Primary Brain Neoplasm 8
Malignant Primary Brain Tumors 44
Adult Malignant Brain Neoplasm 8
Malignant Primary Brain Tumor 8
Malignant Neoplasm of Brain 62
 
Brain Neoplasm, Primary 62
Malignant Brain Tumour 8
Primary Brain Neoplasm 8
Brain Neoplasm, Adult 8
Brain Tumor, Primary 62
Primary Brain Tumor 8
Brain Tumor Primary 44
Brain Tumor, Adult 42
Bt - Brain Tumour 8
Brain Neoplasms 62
Brain Neoplasm 8
Brain Tumors 44


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Anatomical: Neuronal diseases


Related Diseases for Brain Cancer

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Diseases related to brain cancer

Symptoms for Brain Cancer

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Drugs & Therapeutics for Brain Cancer

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Genetic Tests for Brain Cancer

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Anatomical Context for Brain Cancer

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MalaCards organs/tissues related to Brain Cancer:

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Brain, Testes, Breast, Liver, Thyroid, Salivary gland, Prostate, T cells

Animal Models for Brain Cancer or affiliated genes

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Publications for Brain Cancer

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Articles related to Brain Cancer:

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idTitleAuthorsYear
1
Protein-protein interaction network analysis and gene set enrichment analysis in epilepsy patients with brain cancer. (24239228)
2014
2
Combined Magnetic Nanoparticle-based MicroRNA and Hyperthermia Therapy to Enhance Apoptosis in Brain Cancer Cells. (24947843)
2014
3
Screening for brain cancer: why (not). (25173448)
2014
4
Brain cancer mortality in an agricultural and a metropolitan region of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: a population-based, age-period-cohort study, 1996-2010. (24884498)
2014
5
Injecting hope into brain cancer treatment: is immunotherapy the way forward? (25054897)
2014
6
DRR regulates AKT activation to drive brain cancer invasion. (24141773)
2013
7
C1q-tumor necrosis factor-related protein 8 (CTRP8) is a novel interaction partner of relaxin receptor RXFP1 in human brain cancer cells. (24014093)
2013
8
Possible role of Toxoplasma gondii in brain cancer through modulation of host microRNAs. (23391314)
2013
9
Brain cancer in workers employed at a specialty chemical research facility. (23697694)
2013
10
Histone deacetylase inhibitors restore toxic BH3 domain protein expression in anoikis-resistant mammary and brain cancer stem cells, thereby enhancing the response to anti-ERBB1/ERBB2 therapy. (24025251)
2013
11
Brain cancer in 2012: Molecular characterization leads the way. (23296110)
2013
12
The vitamin D receptor (VDR) gene polymorphisms in Turkish brain cancer patients. (23691496)
2013
13
Reduced Risk of Brain Cancer Mortality from Walking and Running. (24091993)
2013
14
Bridging science and clinical practice: how to use molecular markers when caring for a patient with brain cancer. (23714471)
2013
15
Sulfasalazine for brain cancer fits. (22404218)
2012
16
Search for a diagnostic/prognostic biomarker for the brain cancer glioblastoma multiforme by 2D-DIGE-MS technique. (22547198)
2012
17
Synthesis and antiproliferative activity of ammonium and imidazolium ionic liquids against T98G brain cancer cells. (23174892)
2012
18
OSU-03012 interacts with lapatinib to kill brain cancer cells. (22990204)
2012
19
Synthesis and characterization of pH-dependent glycol chitosan and dextran sulfate nanoparticles for effective brain cancer treatment. (21782844)
2011
20
Compact point-detection fluorescence spectroscopy system for quantifying intrinsic fluorescence redox ratio in brain cancer diagnostics. (21456877)
2011
21
Comments on de Vocht et al. "Time trends (1998-2007) in brain cancer incidence rates in relation to mobile phone use in England". (21611956)
2011
22
The interphone study: brain cancer and beyond. (21225893)
2011
23
Synergistic induction of apoptosis in brain cancer cells by targeted codelivery of siRNA and anticancer drugs. (21793576)
2011
24
Corticosteroids in brain cancer patients: benefits and pitfalls. (21666852)
2011
25
Bioprocessing of human glioblastoma brain cancer tissue. (20021271)
2010
26
Sniffing out cancer using the JPL electronic nose: a pilot study of a novel approach to detection and differentiation of brain cancer. (19362154)
2009
27
A high-performance nanobio photocatalyst for targeted brain cancer therapy. (19640002)
2009
28
Dietary zinc intake and brain cancer in adults: a case-control study. (17908366)
2008
29
Trends in the brain cancer incidence in India. (18712971)
2008
30
Biomarker discovery: a proteomic approach for brain cancer profiling. (17233837)
2007
31
Brain cancer stem-like cells. (16632342)
2006
32
Trends in brain cancer incidence and survival in the United States: Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results Program, 1973 to 2001. (16709014)
2006
33
Occupational risk factors for brain cancer in Canada. (16010197)
2005
34
Stem cells and brain cancer. (15925587)
2005
35
The brain-cancer puzzle. (15039039)
2004
36
Zero efficacy with cesium chloride self-treatment for brain cancer. (15595349)
2004
37
Vinyl chloride and liver and brain cancer at a polymer production plant in Louisville, Kentucky. (12762078)
2003
38
Brain cancer in a residential area bordering on an oil refinery. (12566954)
2003
39
Parental occupational exposure to pesticides and childhood brain cancer. (12777362)
2003
40
SV40 in human brain cancers and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. (12910253)
2003
41
Cellular telephones and brain cancer: current research. (11401770)
2001
42
Handheld cellular telephones and brain cancer risk. (11308389)
2001
43
Long term survivors of childhood brain cancer have an increased risk for cardiovascular disease. (10813724)
2000
44
A human IAP-family gene, apollon, expressed in human brain cancer cells. (10544019)
1999
45
Pesticide prioritization for a brain cancer case-control study. (9339226)
1997
46
The use of significant others as proxy raters of the quality of life of patients with brain cancer. (9140337)
1997
47
Aspartame and brain cancer. (9024408)
1997
48
Cohort and nested case-control studies of hematopoietic cancers and brain cancer among electric utility workers. (8452898)
1993
49
Association of brain cancer with dental X-rays and occupation in Missouri. (1646072)
1991
50
A New York neurosurgeon turns to multi-modality therapy to treat brain cancer. (2342123)
1990

Variations for Brain Cancer

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Expression for genes affiliated with Brain Cancer

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Expression patterns in normal tissues for genes affiliated with Brain Cancer

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Pathways for genes affiliated with Brain Cancer

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Pathways related to Brain Cancer according to GeneCards/GeneDecks:

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idSuper pathways (with members indented)ScoreTop Affiliating Genes
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AhR pathway37
10.0EGFR, BAX
29.8EGFR, PDGFRB, INSR
39.8EGFR, PDGFRB, INSR
49.8EGFR, PDGFRB, INSR
59.8INSR, PDGFRB, EGFR
69.8INSR, PDGFRB, EGFR
7
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9.8EGFR, BAX, PDGFRB
8
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Development EGFR signaling via PIP360
Development PDGF signaling via MAPK cascades60
Apoptosis and survival Anti apoptotic action of membrane bound ESR160
Signaling of Hepatocyte Growth Factor Receptor37
Development EGFR signaling via small GTPases60
Development Neurotrophin family signaling60
Apoptosis and survival NGF signaling pathway60
Apoptosis and survival Role of CDK5 in neuronal death and survival60
9.8EGFR, BAX, PDGFRB
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9.5TUBB8, PDGFRB, EGFR
10
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9.4INSR, IL13, PDGFRB, BAX, EGFR
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9.4INSR, IL13, PDGFRB, BAX, EGFR
12
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9.4EGFR, BAX, PDGFRB, IL13, INSR
13
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9.4INSR, IL13, PDGFRB, BAX, EGFR
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9.4INSR, IL13, PDGFRB, BAX, EGFR

Compounds for genes affiliated with Brain Cancer

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Compounds related to Brain Cancer according to GeneCards/GeneDecks:

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idCompoundScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1pki-1664410.4EGFR, PDGFRB
2zd64744410.4EGFR, PDGFRB
3ag 10244410.4INSR, EGFR
4n,n-dimethylsphingosine44 6111.4BAX, EGFR
5ursolic acid4410.4BAX, INSR
6ag-12964410.3EGFR, PDGFRB
7su54164410.3EGFR, PDGFRB
8shikonin4410.3BAX, EGFR
9capecitabine44 50 1112.3PDGFRB, EGFR
10sunitinib44 50 1112.2EGFR, PDGFRB
11flavopiridol44 1111.2PDGFRB, BAX, EGFR
12gefitinib44 50 1112.2INSR, PDGFRB, EGFR
13manumycin4410.2INSR, EGFR
14gemcitabine44 50 1112.2EGFR, BAX, PDGFRB
15regorafenib50 1111.2EGFR, PDGFRB
16docetaxel44 50 61 1113.1EGFR, BAX, PDGFRB
17egcg4410.1PDGFRB, BAX, EGFR
18sb 20358044 6111.0INSR, IL13, BAX, EGFR
19wortmannin4410.0INSR, IL13, PDGFRB, BAX
20leflunomide44 50 1112.0IL13, PDGFRB
21pd 98,0594410.0INSR, IL13, BAX, EGFR
22genistein44 28 61 2 24 1114.9INSR, PDGFRB, BAX, EGFR
235fluorouracil449.8PDGFRB, BAX, EGFR
24ly294002449.8EGFR, BAX, PDGFRB, IL13, INSR
25dasatinib44 50 1111.7PDGFRB, EGFR
26vegf449.7INSR, IL13, PDGFRB, BAX, EGFR
27phosphatidylinositol449.7INSR, IL13, PDGFRB, BAX, EGFR
28cycloheximide449.7INSR, IL13, BAX, EGFR
29h2o2449.6BAX, PDGFRB, IL13, INSR
30estrogen449.6INSR, IL13, PDGFRB, BAX, EGFR

GO Terms for genes affiliated with Brain Cancer

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Biological processes related to Brain Cancer according to GeneCards/GeneDecks:

(show all 9)
idNameGO IDScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1regulation of peptidyl-tyrosine phosphorylationGO:05073010.2EGFR, PDGFRB
2positive regulation of release of sequestered calcium ion into cytosolGO:05128110.1IL13, BAX
3positive regulation of nitric oxide biosynthetic processGO:04542910.0EGFR, INSR
4positive regulation of smooth muscle cell proliferationGO:04866110.0IL13, PDGFRB, EGFR
5peptidyl-tyrosine phosphorylationGO:01810810.0EGFR, PDGFRB, INSR
6positive regulation of mitosisGO:0458409.8PDGFRB, INSR
7protein autophosphorylationGO:0467779.7INSR, PDGFRB, EGFR
8positive regulation of cell migrationGO:0303359.6EGFR, PDGFRB, MIEN1, INSR
9negative regulation of apoptotic processGO:0430669.4EGFR, PDGFRB, MIEN1, CBX4

Molecular functions related to Brain Cancer according to GeneCards/GeneDecks:

idNameGO IDScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1receptor signaling protein tyrosine kinase activityGO:00471610.0EGFR, INSR
2phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase bindingGO:0435489.8INSR, PDGFRB
3protein tyrosine kinase activityGO:0047139.7EGFR, PDGFRB, INSR
4protein bindingGO:0055157.4IRF2BP1, CBX4, IL13, MAGEC2, PDGFRB, BAG2

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