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Ependymoma malady

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Summaries for Ependymoma

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Wikipedia:64 Ependymoma is a tumor that arises from the ependyma, a tissue of the central nervous system. Usually, in... more...

MalaCards based summary: Ependymoma, also known as clear cell ependymoma, is related to myxopapillary ependymoma and spinal cord ependymoma. An important gene associated with Ependymoma is RELA (v-rel avian reticuloendotheliosis viral oncogene homolog A), and among its related pathways are Epstein-Barr virus infection and IL-9 Signaling Pathways. The drug carmustine and the compounds eosin and mucicarmine have been mentioned in the context of this disorder. Affiliated tissues include spinal cord, brain and bone, and related mouse phenotypes are respiratory system and limbs/digits/tail.

Aliases & Classifications for Ependymoma

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42NIH Rare Diseases, 61UMLS, 44Novoseek, 48Orphanet, 62UMLS via Orphanet
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Ependymoma, Aliases & Descriptions:

Name: Ependymoma 42 44 48 61
Clear Cell Ependymoma 42 61
Tanycytic Ependymoma 42 61
 
Papillary Ependymoma 42 61
Cellular Ependymoma 42 61
Ependymoma, Familial 42


Classifications:

Malacards categories (disease lists): (See all malacards categories)
Global: Genetic diseases, Rare diseases, Cancer diseases
Anatomical: Neuronal diseases


Characteristics (Orphanet epidemiological data):

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ependymoma:
Inheritance: Sporadic; Age of onset: Variable


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Related Diseases for Ependymoma

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Diseases in the Ependymoma family:

Malignant Adult Ependymoma Benign Ependymoma
Malignant Ependymoma

Diseases related to Ependymoma via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards/GeneDecks gene sharing:

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idRelated DiseaseScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1myxopapillary ependymoma32.2GFAP, S100B
2spinal cord ependymoma31.8NF2, HOXB13
3tanycytic ependymoma31.7GFAP, NF2
4clear cell ependymoma31.6VIM, MUC1
5malignant ependymoma31.5GFAP, NF2
6choroid plexus papilloma31.3GFAP
7papillary ependymoma31.2GFAP, SYP, S100B
8anaplastic ependymoma31.1GFAP, PTEN, MUC1, S100B, NF2, MDM2
9neurofibromatosis30.7S100B, MEN1, NGFR, NF2
10oligodendroglioma30.7PTEN, GFAP, MGMT
11hemangioblastoma30.6GFAP, MUC1, SYP, S100B
12neuroectodermal tumor30.5SYP, NCAM1
13gliosarcoma30.5GFAP, PTEN
14astroblastoma30.5VIM, GFAP
15central neurocytoma30.4GFAP, SYP
16ganglioglioma30.3S100B, SYP, GFAP
17multiple endocrine neoplasia30.3NF2, MEN1
18medulloblastoma30.3MGMT, GFAP, NGFR, SYP, S100B, NCAM1
19chondrosarcoma30.2MDM2, S100B, MUC1, VIM
20chordoma30.1GFAP, VIM, MUC1, S100B, NCAM1
21paraganglioma30.0GFAP, MEN1, SYP, S100B, NCAM1
22sarcoma30.0MKI67, VIM, MUC1, S100B, NF2, MDM2
23lipoma30.0C11orf95, PTEN, MEN1, MDM2
24pilocytic astrocytoma29.9MGMT, GFAP, PTEN, SYP, S100B
25neuroendocrine tumor29.8MKI67, MEN1, SYP, NCAM1
26neurofibroma29.8NGFR, VIM, MUC1, SYP, S100B, NF2
27meningioma29.4NF2, MKI67, GFAP, PTEN, VIM, MUC1
28malignant glioma29.2MGMT, GFAP, NGFR, PTEN, SYP, NF2
29astrocytoma29.1GFAP, NGFR, PTEN, VIM, SYP, S100B
30glioblastoma29.1MGMT, GFAP, NGFR, PTEN, S100B, NCAM1
31adenocarcinoma27.7MUC1, VIM, PTEN, NGFR, MKI67, MGMT
32pediatric ependymoma10.6
33mixed glioma10.6GFAP
34dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor10.5SYP
35melanotic neuroectodermal tumor10.5SYP
36hidradenoma10.5MUC1
37dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans10.5MDM2
38cystadenocarcinoma10.5MUC1
39cervicitis10.5
40neurilemmoma10.5GFAP, NF2
41secretory meningioma10.5MUC1, VIM
42adenomatoid tumor10.5VIM
43rhabdoid meningioma10.5VIM, GFAP
44extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma10.5C11orf95
45choroid plexus carcinoma10.5GFAP, S100B
46mesenchymal chondrosarcoma10.4VIM, MUC1
47spindle cell carcinoma10.4VIM, MUC1
48binswanger's disease10.4SYP, GFAP
49epithelioid sarcoma10.4VIM, MUC1
50syringoma10.4GFAP, MUC1, S100B

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Symptoms for Ependymoma

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Drugs & Therapeutics for Ependymoma

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Anatomical Context for Ependymoma

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MalaCards organs/tissues related to Ependymoma:

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Spinal cord, Brain, Bone, Pituitary, Cerebellum, Temporal lobe, Medulla oblongata, Liver, Lung, Ovary, Endothelial, Lymph node, Cortex, Retina, Skin, Prostate, Olfactory bulb, Pineal

Animal Models for Ependymoma or affiliated genes

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MGI Mouse Phenotypes related to Ependymoma:

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idDescriptionMGI Source AccessionScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1MP:00053888.7NF2, RELA, VIM, PTEN, NGFR
2MP:00053718.6HOXB13, NGFR, PTEN, RELA, MDM2
3MP:00053828.4NGFR, PTEN, MEN1, NF2, MDM2
4MP:00053818.4GFAP, NGFR, PTEN, MUC1, RELA, MEN1
5MP:00053708.4NGFR, PTEN, MUC1, RELA, MEN1, NF2
6MP:00020068.3MGMT, PTEN, MUC1, MEN1, NF2, MDM2
7MP:00053698.3GFAP, NGFR, PTEN, VIM, RELA, MEN1
8MP:00053808.3HOXB13, PTEN, VIM, RELA, MEN1, NF2
9MP:00107718.1HOXB13, NGFR, PTEN, MUC1, RELA, S100B
10MP:00053858.1GFAP, NGFR, PTEN, VIM, RELA, MEN1
11MP:00028738.1GFAP, NGFR, PTEN, MUC1, RELA, SYP
12MP:00053798.1HOXB13, MGMT, PTEN, MUC1, RELA, MEN1
13MP:00053898.0HOXB13, PTEN, VIM, MEN1, NF2, MDM2
14MP:00053877.9GFAP, NGFR, PTEN, VIM, RELA, MEN1
15MP:00053917.7GFAP, NGFR, PTEN, VIM, MUC1, RELA
16MP:00053767.3MGMT, GFAP, NGFR, PTEN, VIM, MUC1
17MP:00053867.2HOXB13, GFAP, NGFR, PTEN, VIM, S100B
18MP:00053787.2GFAP, NGFR, PTEN, VIM, RELA, MEN1
19MP:00053847.1HOXB13, GFAP, NGFR, PTEN, VIM, RELA
20MP:00107686.6MGMT, GFAP, NGFR, PTEN, VIM, RELA
21MP:00036316.5MDM2, HOXB13, GFAP, NGFR, PTEN, VIM

Publications for Ependymoma

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Articles related to Ependymoma:

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idTitleAuthorsYear
1
Pediatric myxopapillary ependymoma treated with subtotal resection and radiation therapy: a case report and review of the literature. (25082377)
2014
2
Microsurgical resection of intramedullary spinal cord ependymoma. (25175587)
2014
3
Myxopapillary ependymoma in children: a study of 11 cases and a comparison with the adult experience. (25066546)
2014
4
Disseminated spinal myxopapillary ependymoma in an adult at initial presentation: a case report and review of the literature. (24460084)
2014
5
Treatment of Ovarian Anaplastic Ependymoma by an Aromatase Inhibitor. (24413241)
2014
6
Tanycytic ependymoma of the filum terminale associated with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1: first reported case. (23562332)
2013
7
Peroxiredoxins and their expression in ependymomas. (23076395)
2013
8
Resection of filum terminale ependymoma. (23417748)
2013
9
Supra- and infratentorial pediatric ependymomas differ significantly in NeuN, p75 and GFAP expression. (23371454)
2013
10
Myxopapillary ependymoma in the third ventricle area and sacral canal: dropped or retrograde metastasis? (23615415)
2013
11
A cortical cystic epileptogenic lesion: tanycytic ependymoma. (23160807)
2013
12
Management of pediatric myxopapillary ependymoma: the role of adjuvant radiation. (22713833)
2013
13
Subcutaneous sacrococcygeal myxopapillary ependymoma in asian female:a case report. (22383930)
2012
14
Metronomic cyclophosphamide with cisplatin and bevacizumab: a new chemotherapeutic regimen for refractory anaplastic ependymoma. (23155280)
2012
15
Pediatric infratentorial ependymoma: prognostic significance of anaplastic histology. (21863401)
2012
16
Evaluating the incidence and utility of microscopic metastatic dissemination as diagnosed by lumbar cerebro-spinal fluid (CSF) samples in children with newly diagnosed intracranial ependymoma. (21038109)
2011
17
Supratentorial clear cell ependymoma mimicking oligodendroglioma : case report and review of the literature. (22102956)
2011
18
Molecular genetics of ependymoma. (21959044)
2011
19
Intracranial ependymoma associated with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1. (20142633)
2010
20
Proton beam therapy following resection for childhood ependymoma. (20024657)
2010
21
Utility of cerebrospinal fluid cytology in newly diagnosed childhood ependymoma. (20463607)
2010
22
Pigmented ependymoma with signet-ring cells and Rosenthal fibers: a rare variant of ependymoma. (19508348)
2010
23
Conus ependymoma with holocord syringomyelia. (19587487)
2009
24
Survival following treatment for intracranial ependymoma: a review. (19387655)
2009
25
Expression of leucine-rich repeats and immunoglobulin-like domains (LRIG) proteins in human ependymoma relates to tumor location, WHO grade, and patient age. (19216216)
2009
26
Evolution of neurological impairment in pediatric infratentorial ependymoma patients. (19330288)
2009
27
Conformal radiotherapy after surgery for paediatric ependymoma: a prospective study. (19274783)
2009
28
Cytokine and growth factor responses after radiotherapy for localized ependymoma. (19019565)
2009
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Recurrent ependymoma with cartilaginous metaplasia in an adult: report of a rare case and review of literature. (19353841)
2009
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Sacral myxopapillary ependymoma with extensive osteolysis. (17952371)
2008
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Case report: primary subcutaneous sacrococcygeal ependymoma: a case report and review of the literature. (16632628)
2006
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Intradural extramedullary spinal anaplastic ependymoma. Case illustration. (17120902)
2006
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Myxopapillary ependymoma with intracranial metastases. (16455546)
2005
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Extra-axial ependymoma of posterior fossa extending to the Meckel's cave. (15885395)
2005
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Monomorphous angiocentric glioma: a distinctive epileptogenic neoplasm with features of infiltrating astrocytoma and ependymoma. (16215459)
2005
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Stromal cells in hemangioblastoma: neuroectodermal differentiation and morphological similarities to ependymoma. (15982211)
2005
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Large supratentorial ectopic ependymoma with massive calcification and cyst formation--case report. (15508351)
2004
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Light microscopic demonstration of the microlumen of ependymoma: a study of the usefulness of antigen retrieval for epithelial membrane antigen (EMA) immunostaining. (15696964)
2004
39
Distribution of the extracellular matrix glycoproteins in ependymomas--an immunohistochemical study with follow-up analysis. (15254676)
2004
40
Experience with tamoxifen/etoposide in the treatment of a child with myxopapillary ependymoma. (11466729)
2001
41
Neuroradiology case of the day. Myxopapillary ependymoma of the conus medullaris or filum terminale resulting in superficial siderosis and dissemination of tumor along CSF pathways. (9599402)
1998
42
Anaplastic ependymoma: treatment of pediatric patients with or without craniospinal radiation therapy. (9171172)
1997
43
Efficacy and feasibility of stereotactic radiosurgery in the primary management of unfavorable pediatric ependymoma. (9215786)
1997
44
Tanycytic ependymoma. (9090024)
1997
45
Expression of platelet-derived growth factor transcripts in medulloblastomas and ependymomas. (8841077)
1996
46
TGF beta 1 and TGF beta 2 are potential growth regulators for medulloblastomas, primitive neuroectodermal tumors, and ependymomas: evidence in support of an autocrine hypothesis. (8200640)
1994
47
Intramedullary abscess associated with a spinal cord ependymoma: case report. (1738441)
1992
48
Mixed ependymoma-astrocytoma (subependymoma?) of the cerebral cortex. (3201927)
1988
49
Case report 435: Myxopapillary ependymoma of filum terminale with massive bone destruction of sacrum. (3659996)
1987
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Myxopapillary ependymoma of the lateral ventricle. A study on the mechanism of its stromal myxoid change. (6359815)
1983

Variations for Ependymoma

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Expression for genes affiliated with Ependymoma

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Expression patterns in normal tissues for genes affiliated with Ependymoma

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Pathways for genes affiliated with Ependymoma

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Pathways related to Ependymoma according to GeneCards/GeneDecks:

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idSuper pathways (with members indented)ScoreTop Affiliating Genes
19.6MDM2, RELA, VIM
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IL-9 Signaling Pathway37
Development Thrombopoietin regulated cell processes59
IL-7 Signaling Pathway37
Immune response IL 9 signaling pathway59
9.5RELA, MUC1, PTEN
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9.5NGFR, RELA, MDM2
49.5GFAP, NGFR, VIM
5
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BCR signaling pathway37
TCR Signaling Pathway37
9.4PTEN, VIM, RELA
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Signaling Pathways in Glioblastoma37
9.4MDM2, RELA, PTEN
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Immune response IL 4 signaling pathway59
Signal transduction AKT signaling59
9.4MDM2, RELA, PTEN
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Signal transduction PTEN pathway59
9.4MDM2, RELA, PTEN
99.4PTEN, RELA, MDM2
10
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Translation Non genomic rapid action of Androgen Receptor59
9.4MDM2, RELA, PTEN
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Development EGFR signaling via PIP359
Development PDGF signaling via MAPK cascades59
Apoptosis and survival Anti apoptotic action of membrane bound ESR159
Signaling of Hepatocyte Growth Factor Receptor37
Development EGFR signaling via small GTPases59
Development Neurotrophin family signaling59
Apoptosis and survival NGF signaling pathway59
Apoptosis and survival Role of CDK5 in neuronal death and survival59
9.3NGFR, PTEN, RELA
129.3MEN1, RELA, MGMT
139.1NGFR, RELA, MEN1, MDM2
149.0NCAM1, RELA, NGFR
159.0NGFR, PTEN, RELA, MDM2
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9.0NGFR, PTEN, RELA, MDM2
17
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8.9GFAP, PTEN, RELA, S100B, MDM2
188.7MDM2, NF2, PTEN, MGMT
19
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8.4GFAP, NGFR, PTEN, VIM, MUC1, MDM2
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8.1GFAP, NGFR, PTEN, RELA, MEN1, S100B
217.5NF2, NCAM1, S100B, SYP, NGFR, GFAP

Compounds for genes affiliated with Ependymoma

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Compounds related to Ependymoma according to GeneCards/GeneDecks:

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idCompoundScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1eosin449.8S100B, GFAP, VIM, MUC1
2mucicarmine449.6SYP, S100B, MUC1, VIM
3b 723449.5SYP, S100B, VIM, MUC1
4s 100449.4VIM, GFAP, S100B, MUC1, SYP
5reticulin449.4GFAP, MUC1, SYP, S100B, VIM
6dutp449.2MKI67, GFAP, MDM2, SYP
7streptozotocin449.1SYP, MGMT, GFAP, VIM
8choline44 25 1211.0GFAP, SYP, NGFR, VIM, S100B
9forskolin44 50 1210.8GFAP, SYP, S100B, MUC1, VIM, NGFR
10bromodeoxyuridine448.6GFAP, VIM, NCAM1, S100B, MKI67
11ganglioside448.6GFAP, NGFR, SYP, NCAM1, VIM
12methotrexate50 44 1210.5MGMT, MDM2, VIM, MUC1, MKI67
13agar448.5MUC1, NF2, VIM, GFAP, NGFR, MDM2
14matrigel448.4GFAP, NGFR, VIM, MUC1, NCAM1
15dbc-amp448.4NCAM1, GFAP, NGFR, VIM, SYP, S100B
16etoposide44 50 60 1211.4PTEN, VIM, S100B, MGMT, MDM2, SYP
17gaba448.3S100B, VIM, GFAP, NCAM1, SYP, NGFR
18formaldehyde44 259.3S100B, SYP, MUC1, VIM, GFAP, MKI67
19acetylcholine44 50 29 25 1212.3SYP, GFAP, NGFR, VIM, S100B, NCAM1
20estradiol44 25 1210.3MUC1, SYP, PTEN, MDM2, GFAP, MKI67
21genistein44 29 60 3 25 1213.3PTEN, SYP, MGMT, MDM2, VIM, GFAP
225fluorouracil448.2MDM2, MUC1, MGMT, MKI67, PTEN
23creatinine448.1GFAP, VIM, MUC1, SYP, S100B, NCAM1
24cyclic amp44 259.1GFAP, MDM2, S100B, SYP, MUC1, VIM
25glycogen44 259.1MDM2, S100B, MUC1, MKI67, VIM, GFAP
26paclitaxel44 50 1210.0VIM, MDM2, S100B, MGMT, MKI67, GFAP
27oxygen44 259.0MKI67, GFAP, PTEN, MUC1, RELA, NGFR
28leucine448.0GFAP, NGFR, PTEN, VIM, SYP, S100B
29cisplatin44 50 60 1210.9SYP, MDM2, MUC1, GFAP, MKI67, MGMT
30lactate447.8MGMT, S100B, NCAM1, MKI67, GFAP, VIM
31thymidine44 258.8MKI67, GFAP, MUC1, MEN1, S100B, MDM2
32glutamate447.8MDM2, NCAM1, S100B, SYP, NGFR, GFAP
33vincristine44 50 129.7MGMT, PTEN, VIM, NCAM1, MDM2, MKI67
34doxorubicin44 50 129.6MDM2, MKI67, VIM, MGMT, NCAM1, PTEN
35ethanol44 50 25 1210.4MKI67, NGFR, PTEN, MUC1, SYP, GFAP
36dexamethasone44 50 29 1210.2SYP, MUC1, VIM, MGMT, S100B, NCAM1
37threonine447.2NGFR, MUC1, S100B, GFAP, NF2, MDM2
38hematoxylin447.1MKI67, NCAM1, S100B, SYP, MUC1, VIM
39testosterone44 60 25 1210.0MKI67, GFAP, PTEN, MUC1, RELA, SYP
40lipid447.0MKI67, MUC1, SYP, NCAM1, NGFR, PTEN
41nitric oxide44 25 128.7NCAM1, MGMT, MKI67, NGFR, MDM2, S100B
42retinoic acid44 257.5SYP, MGMT, NCAM1, S100B, MUC1, VIM
43cysteine446.4SYP, MGMT, S100B, MDM2, NF2, NCAM1
44tyrosine446.4MKI67, GFAP, NGFR, PTEN, MUC1, S100B
45serine445.9NF2, GFAP, MEN1, MUC1, VIM, SYP
46progesterone44 29 60 25 129.9GFAP, MKI67, MGMT, MDM2, NF2, NCAM1
47calcium44 50 25 128.8MDM2, SYP, NCAM1, MEN1, RELA, MUC1
48estrogen445.8S100B, NCAM1, MDM2, SYP, MEN1, MUC1
49vegf445.8NGFR, PTEN, VIM, MUC1, MEN1, SYP
50paraffin445.7VIM, MGMT, NCAM1, NF2, S100B, PTEN

GO Terms for genes affiliated with Ependymoma

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Cellular components related to Ependymoma according to GeneCards/GeneDecks:

idNameGO IDScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1nucleoplasmGO:0056548.5MDM2, MEN1, RELA, NGFR, MGMT
2cytosolGO:0058298.0GFAP, NGFR, PTEN, VIM, RELA, MEN1
3nucleolusGO:0057307.8HOXB13, MKI67, PTEN, MEN1, NF2, MDM2
4nucleusGO:0056346.9HOXB13, MGMT, MKI67, PTEN, RELA, MEN1
5cytoplasmGO:0057376.4MDM2, MKI67, GFAP, PTEN, VIM, MUC1

Biological processes related to Ependymoma according to GeneCards/GeneDecks:

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idNameGO IDScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1Bergmann glial cell differentiationGO:06002010.3VIM, GFAP
2astrocyte developmentGO:01400210.2GFAP, VIM
3intermediate filament organizationGO:04510910.2VIM, GFAP
4regulation of neuronal synaptic plasticityGO:04816810.0S100B, SYP
5membrane protein intracellular domain proteolysisGO:03129310.0NGFR, RELA
6response to morphineGO:0432789.9MDM2, RELA
7negative regulation of organ growthGO:0466219.9PTEN, MEN1
8long-term synaptic potentiationGO:0602919.8S100B, PTEN, GFAP
9negative regulation of neuron projection developmentGO:0109779.6VIM, GFAP
10regulation of cysteine-type endopeptidase activity involved in apoptotic processGO:0432819.6NGFR, MGMT
11negative regulation of axonogenesisGO:0507719.6PTEN, NGFR
12positive regulation of apoptotic signaling pathwayGO:20012359.5PTEN, NGFR
13central nervous system developmentGO:0074179.5NGFR, PTEN, S100B
14Fc-epsilon receptor signaling pathwayGO:0380959.3PTEN, RELA, MDM2
15positive regulation of cell proliferationGO:0082849.3MDM2, S100B, RELA, PTEN
16neurotrophin TRK receptor signaling pathwayGO:0480119.3NGFR, PTEN, RELA, MDM2
17positive regulation of apoptotic processGO:0430659.2NGFR, PTEN, MEN1, S100B
18response to drugGO:0424939.1MDM2, RELA, PTEN, MGMT
19negative regulation of apoptotic processGO:0430669.1NGFR, PTEN, RELA, MDM2

Molecular functions related to Ependymoma according to GeneCards/GeneDecks:

idNameGO IDScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1scaffold protein bindingGO:0971109.9MDM2, VIM
2ubiquitin protein ligase bindingGO:0316259.2NGFR, RELA, MDM2
3identical protein bindingGO:0428028.1MDM2, VIM, RELA, SYP, S100B, NCAM1
4protein bindingGO:0055156.9MKI67, NGFR, PTEN, VIM, MUC1, RELA

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