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11.03.2019 | Review Article

The emerging clinical potential of circulating extracellular vesicles for non-invasive glioma diagnosis and disease monitoring

Diffuse gliomas (grades II–IV) are amongst the most frequent and devastating primary brain tumours of adults. Currently, patients are monitored by clinical examination and radiographic imaging, which can be challenging to interpret and insensitive …

11.03.2019 | Review Article

Pathologic and molecular aspects of anaplasia in circumscribed gliomas and glioneuronal tumors

Many breakthroughs have been made in the past decade regarding our knowledge of the biological basis of the diffuse gliomas, the most common primary central nervous system (CNS) tumors. These tumors as a group are aggressive, associated with high …

07.03.2019 | Original Article

Practical procedures for the integrated diagnosis of astrocytic and oligodendroglial tumors

The publication of the 2016 World Health Organization Classification of Tumors of the Central Nervous System (2016 WHO CNS) represented a major change in the classification of brain tumors. However, many pathologists in Japan cannot diagnose …

04.02.2019 | Rapid Short communication

Next-generation whole exome sequencing of glioblastoma with a primitive neuronal component

Glioblastoma with a primitive neuronal component (GBM-PN) was renamed from glioblastoma with primitive neuroectodermal tumor-like component (GBM-PNET) in the new WHO classification of tumors of the central nervous system in 2016. GBM-PN is a rare …

05.09.2018 | Acknowledgment

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Brain Tumor Pathology is the official journal of the Japan Society of Brain Tumor Pathology. This international journal documents the latest research and topical debate in all clinical and experimental fields relating to brain tumors, especially brain tumor pathology. The journal has been published since 1983 and has been recognized worldwide as a unique journal of high quality. The journal welcomes the submission of manuscripts from any country. Membership in the society is not a prerequisite for submission. The journal publishes original articles, case reports, rapid short communications, instructional lectures, review articles, letters to the editor, and topics.Review articles and Topics may be recommended at the annual meeting of the Japan Society of Brain Tumor Pathology. All contributions should be aimed at promoting international scientific collaboration.

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