Terry Lichtor

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Affiliation: Rush University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the effect of decompression surgery on cerebrospinal fluid flow and intracranial compliance in patients with chiari malformation with magnetic resonance imaging flow studies
    Anusha Sivaramakrishnan
    Department of Radiology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Neurosurgery 55:1344-50; discussion 1350-1. 2004
  2. pmc PPAR-gamma Thiazolidinedione Agonists and Immunotherapy in the Treatment of Brain Tumors
    Terry Lichtor
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    PPAR Res 2008:547470. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Immunogene therapy
    Terry Lichtor
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 746:151-65. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Enhanced immunity to intracerebral breast cancer in mice immunized with a cDNA-based vaccine enriched for immunotherapeutic cells
    Terry Lichtor
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Immunother 31:18-27. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Noncommunicating cysts and cerebrospinal fluid flow dynamics in a patient with a Chiari I malformation and syringomyelia--part II
    Terry Lichtor
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:1466-72. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Noncommunicating cysts and cerebrospinal fluid flow dynamics in am patient with a Chiari I malformation and syringomyelia--part I
    Terry Lichtor
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, John H Stroger Hospital of Cook County and Hektoen Institute for Medical Research, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:1335-40. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Intratumoral injection of IL-secreting syngeneic/allogeneic fibroblasts transfected with DNA from breast cancer cells prolongs the survival of mice with intracerebral breast cancer
    Terry Lichtor
    Department of Neurosurgery, Rush University Medical Center, John H Stroger Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Cancer Gene Ther 12:708-14. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Cytokine immuno-gene therapy for treatment of brain tumors
    Terry Lichtor
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Rush Medical College, Cook County Hospital, Hektoen Institute for Medical Research, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Neurooncol 65:247-59. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Prolonged survival of mice with established intracerebral glioma receiving combined treatment with peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma thiazolidinedione agonists and interleukin-2-secreting syngeneic/allogeneic fibroblasts
    Alessandra Spagnolo
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Neurosurg 106:299-305. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Immunogene therapy as a treatment for malignant brain tumors in young mice
    Roberta P Glick
    Department of Neurosurgery, Cook County Hospital and Rush Medical College Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Neurosurg 105:65-70. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the effect of decompression surgery on cerebrospinal fluid flow and intracranial compliance in patients with chiari malformation with magnetic resonance imaging flow studies
    Anusha Sivaramakrishnan
    Department of Radiology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Neurosurgery 55:1344-50; discussion 1350-1. 2004
    ..Studying the effect of decompression surgery may improve our understanding of the pathophysiological characteristics of Chiari I malformation and aid in identifying patients who will benefit from the procedure...
  2. pmc PPAR-gamma Thiazolidinedione Agonists and Immunotherapy in the Treatment of Brain Tumors
    Terry Lichtor
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    PPAR Res 2008:547470. 2008
    ..The potential of this combined approach for treatment of brain tumors is reviewed in this report...
  3. doi request reprint Immunogene therapy
    Terry Lichtor
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 746:151-65. 2012
    ..The application of DNA-based genomic vaccines for the treatment of a variety of brain tumors is being explored...
  4. ncbi request reprint Enhanced immunity to intracerebral breast cancer in mice immunized with a cDNA-based vaccine enriched for immunotherapeutic cells
    Terry Lichtor
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Immunother 31:18-27. 2008
    ..Regulatory T cells (CD4+CD25+Foxp3+-positive) were relatively deficient in the spleen cells from tumor-bearing mice injected intracerebrally with the enriched vaccine...
  5. ncbi request reprint Noncommunicating cysts and cerebrospinal fluid flow dynamics in a patient with a Chiari I malformation and syringomyelia--part II
    Terry Lichtor
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:1466-72. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Noncommunicating cysts and cerebrospinal fluid flow dynamics in am patient with a Chiari I malformation and syringomyelia--part I
    Terry Lichtor
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, John H Stroger Hospital of Cook County and Hektoen Institute for Medical Research, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:1335-40. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Intratumoral injection of IL-secreting syngeneic/allogeneic fibroblasts transfected with DNA from breast cancer cells prolongs the survival of mice with intracerebral breast cancer
    Terry Lichtor
    Department of Neurosurgery, Rush University Medical Center, John H Stroger Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Cancer Gene Ther 12:708-14. 2005
    ..The results of two independent in vitro cytotoxicity assays indicate that systemic cellular antitumor immunity was generated in mice injected i.c. with the transfected cells, and the immunity was mediated predominantly by CD8+ T cells...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cytokine immuno-gene therapy for treatment of brain tumors
    Terry Lichtor
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Rush Medical College, Cook County Hospital, Hektoen Institute for Medical Research, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Neurooncol 65:247-59. 2003
    ..c. tumor is hypothesized to induce an anti-tumor immune response capable of prolonging survival. This pre-clinical animal data directly translates into clinical treatments for patients with a malignant i.c. tumor...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prolonged survival of mice with established intracerebral glioma receiving combined treatment with peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma thiazolidinedione agonists and interleukin-2-secreting syngeneic/allogeneic fibroblasts
    Alessandra Spagnolo
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Neurosurg 106:299-305. 2007
    ..Data from prior studies by these authors have revealed the immunotherapeutic properties of the IL-2-secreting fibroblasts in treating intracerebral gliomas in mice...
  10. ncbi request reprint Immunogene therapy as a treatment for malignant brain tumors in young mice
    Roberta P Glick
    Department of Neurosurgery, Cook County Hospital and Rush Medical College Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Neurosurg 105:65-70. 2006
    ..The second goal was to determine the effectiveness of using IL-2-secreting allogeneic fibroblasts as a protective vaccine to prevent the development of intracerebral gliomas in these young mice...
  11. ncbi request reprint Treatment with allogeneic interleukin-2 secreting fibroblasts protects against the development of malignant brain tumors
    Roberta P Glick
    Department of Neurosurgery, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Neurooncol 64:139-46. 2003
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  12. doi request reprint Investigation of immunosuppressive mechanisms in a mouse glioma model
    Alexander Ksendzovsky
    Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, IL, USA
    J Neurooncol 93:107-14. 2009
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  13. ncbi request reprint Application of interleukin-2-secreting syngeneic/allogeneic fibroblasts in the treatment of primary and metastatic brain tumors
    Terry Lichtor
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Rush Medical College, Cook County Hospital and Hektoen Institute for Medical Research, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Cancer Gene Ther 9:464-9. 2002
    ..c. injection of allogeneic IL-2-secreting fibroblasts is effective in prevention of the development of a brain tumor when the fibroblasts are introduced into the same site where the tumor is subsequently injected...
  14. ncbi request reprint Genomic expression discovery predicts pathways and opposing functions behind phenotypes
    Hassan M Fathallah-Shaykh
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Neurosurgery, Rush Presbyterian S Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Biol Chem 278:23830-3. 2003
    ..The findings expose interconnected genes and propose a role of genomic expression discovery in functional genomics of living systems...
  15. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of PPARgamma agonists on the metabolic properties of gliomas and astrocytes
    Alessandra Spagnolo
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Illinois, 835 South Wolcott, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neurosci Lett 417:72-7. 2007
    ..These results suggest that differences in metabolic responses could contribute to the selective resistance of astrocytes to cytotoxic effects of Trog. TZDs such as Trog should therefore be considered for testing in treatment of gliomas...
  16. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive intracranial compliance and pressure based on dynamic magnetic resonance imaging of blood flow and cerebrospinal fluid flow: review of principles, implementation, and other noninvasive approaches
    Patricia B Raksin
    Department of Neurosurgery, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Cook County Hospital, Illinois, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 14:e4. 2003
    ..Magnetic resonance imaging-based ICP measurement may prove valuable in the diagnosis and serial evaluation of patients with a variety of disorders associated with alterations in ICP...
  17. ncbi request reprint Early experience from the application of a noninvasive magnetic resonance imaging-based measurement of intracranial pressure in hydrocephalus
    Roberta P Glick
    Department of Neurosurgery, Cook County Hospital and Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Neurosurgery 59:1052-60; discussion 1060-1. 2006
    ..An early assessment of the potential clinical usefulness of a noninvasive magnetic resonance imaging-based measurement of ICP (MR-ICP) in symptomatic hydrocephalic patients is reported...
  18. ncbi request reprint Mathematical modeling of noise and discovery of genetic expression classes in gliomas
    Hassan M Fathallah-Shaykh
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Rush Presbyterian St Lukes Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, IL 60612, USA
    Oncogene 21:7164-74. 2002
    ..The results yield a genetic analysis of gliomas and identify classes of genetic expression that link novel genes to the biology of gliomas...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effect of age on the duration and extent of amyloid plaque reduction and microglial activation after injection of anti-Abeta antibody into the third ventricle of TgCRND8 mice
    Neelima B Chauhan
    Research and Development, Jesse Brown VA Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Neurosci Res 78:732-41. 2004
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  20. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging-based measurements of cerebrospinal fluid and blood flow as indicators of intracranial compliance in patients with Chiari malformation
    Noam Alperin
    Department of Radiology, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60612, USA
    J Neurosurg 103:46-52. 2005
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  21. ncbi request reprint Aging potentiates Abeta-induced depletion of SNAP-25 in mouse hippocampus
    Neelima B Chauhan
    Neurology Service 127, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Brain Res 982:219-27. 2003
    ..In old mice, Abeta injections caused relatively much larger increases in GFAP-IR in the hippocampal neuropil than in the fimbria/IC and the GFAP-IR remained greatly increased at 8 weeks...