Animal Models of Brain Tumors [E-Book] / edited by Ricardo Martínez Murillo, Alfredo Martínez.
Martínez Murillo, Ricardo.
Martínez, Alfredo.
Totowa, NJ : Humana Press, 2013
XIII, 391 p. 66 illus., 43 illus. in color. digital.
Neuromethods ; 77
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Table of Contents:
  • Brain Tumor Models to Predict Clinical Outcome: Like the Phoenix?
  • Animal Models in Cancer Research: Assessment of Severity and the Application of Humane Endpoints
  • The VM Mouse Model of Glioblastoma Multiforme
  • Oligodendroglioma Models
  • Medulloblastoma Model
  • Learning about Retinoblastoma from Mouse Models that Missed
  • Ependymoma Models
  • Meningioma Models
  • Pituitary Models
  • Growth Regulation of Nervous System Tumors: Models for Assessment of Angiogenesis in Brain Tumors
  • Using Genetically-Engineered Mouse Models to Understand Low-Grade Glioma Development and Growth in Children
  • EGFR and Tumor–Suppressor Function in Brain Cancer Development
  • Rodent Glioma Models: Intracranial Stereotactic Allografts and Xenografts
  • Immunotherapy of High-Grade Gliomas: Preclinical In Vivo Experiments in Animal Models
  • Assessing Mechanisms of Glioblastoma Invasion
  • Positron Emission Tomography (PET)-Based Molecular Imaging
  • In Vivo Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopic Imaging (MRSI) and Ex Vivo Quantitative Neuropathology by High Resolution Magic Angle Spinning Proton Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy (HRMAS)- Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography (SPECT) in Small Animal CNS Research. .