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glioma type 3

Gliomas are benign or malignant central nervous system neoplasms derived from glial cells. They comprise astrocytomas and glioblastoma multiforme that are derived from astrocytes, oligodendrogliomas derived from oligodendrocytes and ependymomas derived from ependymocytes.

ABREVIATION(S):
GLM3

TYPE: nervous system (NS) cancer

Related patway(s): Fanconi anemia (FA) pathway, homologous recombination (HR)

DNAtraffic protein(s) related to disease: BRCA2 (FANCD1)

OMIM: 613029

Last modification date: July 2, 2011