Upcoming meeting

The Mathematical Biology of Human Brain Cancer
April 20-22, 2009
Babson Executive Conference Center, Babson Park, MA


(posted in order received)

1. View File - Cancer summed up. Robert A. Gatenby and Philip K. Maini.

2. View File - Tumor Morphology and Phenotypic Evolution Driven by Selective Pressure
from the Microenvironment.
Alexander R.A. Anderson, Alissa M. Weaver, Peter T. Cummings, and Vito Quaranta.

3. View File - Glial Progenitors in Adult White Matter Are Driven to Form Malignant Gliomas by Platelet-Derived Growth Factor- Expressing Retroviruses. Marcela Assanah, Richard Lochhead, Alfred Ogden, Jeffrey Bruce, James Goldman, and Peter Canoll.

4. View File - The Evolution of Mathematical Modeling of Glioma Proliferation and Invasion. Hana L.P. Harpold, Ellsworth C. Alvord, Jr., and Kristin R. Swanson.

5. View File - Velocity of Radial Expansion of Contrast-enhancing Gliomas and the Effectiveness of Radiotherapy in Individual Patients: a Proof of Principle. K. R. Swanson, H. L. P. Harpold, D. L. Peacock, R. Rockne, C. Penningtony, L. Kilbridey, R. Granty, J. M. Wardlawy, E. C. Alvord Jr.

6. View File - Prognostic Significance of Growth Kinetics in Newly Diagnosed Glioblastomas
Revealed by Combining Serial Imaging with a Novel Bio-mathematical Model
. Christina H. Wang, Jason K. Rockhill, Maciej Mrugala, Danielle L Peacock, Albert Lai, Katy Jusenius, Joanna M. Wardlaw, Timothy Cloughesy, Alexander M. Spence, Russ Rockne, Ellsworth C. Alvord, Jr, Kristin R. Swanson.

7. View File - Quantitative metrics of net proliferation and invasion link biological aggressiveness assessed by MRI with hypoxia assessed by FMISO-PET in newly diagnosed glioblastomas. Mindy D. Szeto, Gargi Chakraborty, Jennifer Hadley, Russ Rockne, Mark Muzi,
Ellsworth C. Alvord Jr, Kenneth A. Krohn, Alexander M. Spence, Kristin R. Swanson.

8. View File - Cellular adaptations to hypoxia and acidosis during somatic evolution of breast cancer. RA Gatenby, K Smallbone, PK Maini, F Rose, J Averill, RB Nagle, L Worrall and RJ Gillies.