Original Publication Date: 2 September, 2016
Publication / Source: Epigenomics
Authors: Wallax Augusto Silva Ferreira, Danilo do Rosário Pinheiro, Carlos Antonio da Costa Junior ET AL
Glioblastomas, also known as glioblastoma multiforme (GBM), are the most aggressive and malignant type of primary brain tumor in adults, exhibiting notable variability at the histopathological, genetic and epigenetic levels. Recently, epigenetic alterations have emerged as a common hallmark of many tumors, including GBM.