occipital bone

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  1. ncbi Osteochondroma of the cervical spine causing occipital nerve neuralgia. Case report
    S Baer-Henney
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hannover Medical School, Germany
    Neurol Res 23:777-9. 2001
  2. ncbi Median (third) occipital condyle
    P V V Prasada Rao
    Department of Anatomy, University of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe
    Clin Anat 15:148-51. 2002
  3. ncbi Hereditary aspects of occipital bone hypoplasia and syringomyelia (Chiari type I malformation) in cavalier King Charles spaniels
    C Rusbridge
    Stone Lion Veterinary Centre, 41 High Street, Wimbledon, London SW19 5AU
    Vet Rec 153:107-12. 2003
  4. ncbi Inheritance of occipital bone hypoplasia (Chiari type I malformation) in Cavalier King Charles Spaniels
    Clare Rusbridge
    Stone Lion Veterinary Centre, Wimbledon, London, UK
    J Vet Intern Med 18:673-8. 2004
  5. ncbi Morphology and treatment of occipital condyle fractures
    P A Anderson
    Department of Orthopaedics, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, Washington
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 13:731-6. 1988
  6. ncbi Giant cell reparative granuloma of the occipital bone
    A Santos-Briz
    Department of Anatomical Pathology, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Skeletal Radiol 32:151-5. 2003
  7. doi Primary telangiectatic osteosarcoma of occipital bone: a case report and review of literature
    Mohana Rao Patibandla
    Department of Neurosurgery, Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad, India
    Neurol India 59:117-9. 2011
  8. ncbi Anatomical variations of occipital bone impressions for dural venous sinuses around the torcular Herophili, with special reference to the consideration of clinical significance
    M Singh
    Department of Anatomy, Institute of Medical Sciences, Bananas Hindu University, 221 005 Vanarasi, India
    Surg Radiol Anat 26:480-7. 2004
  9. ncbi Fibrous dysplasia in combination with aneurysmal bone cyst of the occipital bone and the clivus: case report and review of the literature
    Eyal Itshayek
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah University Hospital Ein Karem, Jerusalem, Israel
    Neurosurgery 51:815-7; discussion 817-8. 2002
  10. doi Remnants of occipital vertebrae: proatlas segmentation abnormalities
    Arnold H Menezes
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:945-53; discussion 954. 2009

Research Grants

  1. Intracranial Strain in Mild Traumatic Head Injury
    Philip Bayly; Fiscal Year: 2004
  2. Genetic Studies of Optic Atrophy
    Taosheng Huang; Fiscal Year: 2010
  3. CERVICAL SPINE INJURIES IN FRONT, REAR AND SIDE IMPACTS
    Manohar Panjabi; Fiscal Year: 2000
  4. Study on the intracellular Network of TBX3
    Taosheng Huang; Fiscal Year: 2008
  5. P I/II Intraventricular DepoCyt (OD # 06-2348) in Glioblastoma (76,730, 11/06)
    Bruce Frankel; Fiscal Year: 2009
  6. PHENOGENETICS OF SKULL AND BRAIN INTEGRATION IN CRANIOSYNOSTOSIS
    JOAN RICHTSMEIER; Fiscal Year: 2009
  7. Genetic Studies of Optic Atrophy
    Taosheng Huang; Fiscal Year: 2009
  8. Study on the intracellular Network of TBX3
    Taosheng Huang; Fiscal Year: 2009
  9. In Vivo Measurement of Brain Biomechanics
    Philip Bayly; Fiscal Year: 2009
  10. PHENOGENETICS OF SKULL AND BRAIN INTEGRATION IN CRANIOSYNOSTOSIS
    JOAN THERESE RICHTSMEIER; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

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  1. ncbi Osteochondroma of the cervical spine causing occipital nerve neuralgia. Case report
    S Baer-Henney
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hannover Medical School, Germany
    Neurol Res 23:777-9. 2001
    ..Complete removal of the tumor was performed with release of the pain. The literature is reviewed and etiology, diagnosis, treatment and differential diagnosis are discussed...
  2. ncbi Median (third) occipital condyle
    P V V Prasada Rao
    Department of Anatomy, University of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe
    Clin Anat 15:148-51. 2002
    Abnormalities of the craniovertebral junction, most of which are associated with the occipital bone, are of interest not only to anatomists but also to clinicians because many of these deformities produce clinical symptoms...
  3. ncbi Hereditary aspects of occipital bone hypoplasia and syringomyelia (Chiari type I malformation) in cavalier King Charles spaniels
    C Rusbridge
    Stone Lion Veterinary Centre, 41 High Street, Wimbledon, London SW19 5AU
    Vet Rec 153:107-12. 2003
    ..20 generations was established by obtaining pedigree information from 45 dogs with syringomyelia secondary to occipital bone hypoplasia. These data were supplemented with published information from the breed club...
  4. ncbi Inheritance of occipital bone hypoplasia (Chiari type I malformation) in Cavalier King Charles Spaniels
    Clare Rusbridge
    Stone Lion Veterinary Centre, Wimbledon, London, UK
    J Vet Intern Med 18:673-8. 2004
    b>Occipital bone hypoplasia with foramen magnum obstruction and secondary syringomyelia (SM) is a common condition in the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel (CKCS) that is similar to human Chiari type I malformation...
  5. ncbi Morphology and treatment of occipital condyle fractures
    P A Anderson
    Department of Orthopaedics, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, Washington
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 13:731-6. 1988
    ..Type I and II are stable, and the authors recommend treatment with a semiconstrained cervical orthosis. Type III injuries, which are potentially unstable, require rigid immobilization...
  6. ncbi Giant cell reparative granuloma of the occipital bone
    A Santos-Briz
    Department of Anatomical Pathology, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Skeletal Radiol 32:151-5. 2003
    ..However, to the best of our knowledge no case has been reported in the occipital bone. We report on the imaging findings and pathological features of a GCRG of the occipital bone and discuss the ..
  7. doi Primary telangiectatic osteosarcoma of occipital bone: a case report and review of literature
    Mohana Rao Patibandla
    Department of Neurosurgery, Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad, India
    Neurol India 59:117-9. 2011
    ..We present clinico-pathological, imageological and treatment outcome of a primary TOS of occipital bone in a 30-year-old woman and review the previously reported skull bone TOS...
  8. ncbi Anatomical variations of occipital bone impressions for dural venous sinuses around the torcular Herophili, with special reference to the consideration of clinical significance
    M Singh
    Department of Anatomy, Institute of Medical Sciences, Bananas Hindu University, 221 005 Vanarasi, India
    Surg Radiol Anat 26:480-7. 2004
    ..A total of 160 dried skulls were macroscopically examined for impressions on the inner surface of the occipital bone in order to interpret the sinus flow around the torcular Herophili...
  9. ncbi Fibrous dysplasia in combination with aneurysmal bone cyst of the occipital bone and the clivus: case report and review of the literature
    Eyal Itshayek
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hadassah University Hospital Ein Karem, Jerusalem, Israel
    Neurosurgery 51:815-7; discussion 817-8. 2002
    ..It is important to recognize and treat these cases properly because of the special location in the cranial base and the possibility of neural structure impingement...
  10. doi Remnants of occipital vertebrae: proatlas segmentation abnormalities
    Arnold H Menezes
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Neurosurgery 64:945-53; discussion 954. 2009
    ..The objectives of this prospective study were to understand the correlative anatomy, pathology, and embryology and to recognize the clinical presentation and gain insights on the treatment and management...
  11. ncbi Ventral cervicomedullary junction compression secondary to condylus occipitalis (median occipital condyle), a rare entity
    Kadir Kotil
    Department of Neurosurgery, Haseki Educational and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Spinal Disord Tech 18:382-4. 2005
    ..To our knowledge, myelopathy due to condylus occipitalis has not been reported before. Deaths of two cases were previously reported, but these were not live cases...
  12. ncbi Massive plexiform neurofibroma with associated meningo-encephalocoele and occipital bone defect presenting as a cervical mass
    A Renshaw
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Frenchay Hospital, Frenchay, Bristol BS16 1LE, UK
    Br J Plast Surg 56:514-7. 2003
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  13. ncbi Occipital nerve blockade in chronic cluster headache patients and functional connectivity between trigeminal and occipital nerves
    V Busch
    Department of Neurology, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    Cephalalgia 27:1206-14. 2007
    ....
  14. ncbi Sudden unconsciousness during a lesser occipital nerve block in a patient with the occipital bone defect
    Y Okuda
    First Department of Anaesthesiology, Dokkyo University School of Medicine, Tochigi, 321 0293, Japan
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 18:829-32. 2001
    ..We describe a case of sudden unconsciousness during a lesser occipital nerve block in a patient with an occipital bone defect. A 63-year-old man complained of headache, which was localized to the right occipital region...
  15. ncbi Sub-occipital craniectomy in a lion (Panthera leo) with occipital bone malformation and hypovitaminosis A
    Merav H Shamir
    Neurology and Neurosurgery Service, Koret School of Veterinary Medicine, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, P O Box 12, 76100 Rehovot, Israel
    J Zoo Wildl Med 39:455-9. 2008
    ..While conservative treatment failed, suboccipital craniectomy removed the thickened occipital bone and was demonstrated to be a successful surgical intervention that can be used to treat more severely affected ..
  16. ncbi An anatomic study of the thickness of the occipital bone. Implications for occipitocervical instrumentation
    N A Ebraheim
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Medical College of Ohio, Toledo, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 21:1725-9; discussion 1729-30. 1996
    STUDY DESIGN: The authors measured the thickness and quality of occipital bone regions to determine screw placement during occipitocervical fusion and described the projection of the posterior dural venous sinuses...
  17. ncbi Microscopic approach to craniosynostosis
    James E Baumgartner
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Medical School, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Texas, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 16:997-1005. 2005
    ..The authors note that critical to this approach is the postoperative helmet therapy. Early results are encouraging...
  18. ncbi Monostotic craniofacial fibrous dysplasia: the Turkish experience
    Sertac Yetiser
    Department of ORL and HNS, Gulhane Medical School, Ankara, Turkey
    J Craniofac Surg 17:62-7. 2006
    ..Because of its benign nature and decreased growth rate after adolescence, surgical treatment should be reserved for those with functional impairment or severe cosmetic disturbance...
  19. ncbi [Injuries to the craniocervical junction]
    R Kayser
    Zentrum fur spezielle Chirurgie des Bewegungsapparates, Klinik und Hochschulambulanz für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Charite, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Universitatsmedizin Berlin
    Orthopade 35:244-69. 2006
    ..Special emphasis is placed on comparatively reviewing the different treatment options discussed in the literature. A summary in table form is presented at the end of each chapter for quick reference...
  20. pmc Role of transarticular screw fixation in tuberculous atlanto-axial instability
    Mihir R Bapat
    Orthopaedics, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
    Eur Spine J 16:187-97. 2007
    ..This, however, requires a thorough understanding of the MRI pattern of involvement of the atlanto-axial complex that is difficult in non-endemic areas...
  21. ncbi Bone tumors at the cranio-cervical junction. Surgical management and results from a series of 41 cases
    B George
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hopital Lariboisiere, Paris, France
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 148:741-9; discussion 749. 2006
    ..The surgical management includes tumoral resection and stabilization of the CCJ...
  22. ncbi Benign osteoblastoma of the occipital bone: case report and literature review
    Kyung Sub Moon
    Department of Neurosurgery, Chonnam National University Research Institute of Medical Sciences, Chonnam National University Hwasun Hospital and Medical School, Gwangju, South Korea
    Neuropathology 26:141-6. 2006
    We present a case of benign osteoblastoma of the occipital bone. Benign osteoblastoma is an uncommon primary bone tumor, which usually involves the vertebrae and the long bones...
  23. ncbi Cranial anatomy of the spade-headed amphisbaenian Diplometopon zarudnyi (Squamata, Amphisbaenia) based on high-resolution X-ray computed tomography
    Jessica Anderson Maisano
    Jackson School of Geosciences, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas 78712, USA
    J Morphol 267:70-102. 2006
    ..The degree to which this mosaic of features reflects functional demands, shared ancestry, and/or convergence is unclear in the absence of a stable hypothesis of amphisbaenian phylogeny...
  24. ncbi Far-lateral approach to the craniocervical junction
    Giuseppe Lanzino
    Department of Neurosurgery, Illinois Neurological Institute, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Peoria, Illinois 61637, USA
    Neurosurgery 57:367-71; discussion 367-71. 2005
    ..The technical aspects of the procedure are briefly illustrated in this report...
  25. ncbi [Symmetrical bilateral epidural hematoma after head injury in the mid parietooccipital region: case report]
    Masaru Idei
    Department of Neurosurgery, Chugoku Rousai Hospital, 1 5 1 Hiro Tagaya, Kure shi 737 0193, Japan
    No Shinkei Geka 32:379-82. 2004
    ..Simultaneous bilateral craniotomies and removal of the epidural hematomas would have contributed to obtaining the good result in this patient...
  26. ncbi Upper cervical spine injuries
    R Sean Jackson
    Kansas City Bone and Joint Clinic, Kansas City, MO, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 10:271-80. 2002
    ..Controversy in management remains, however, especially with type II odontoid fractures...
  27. ncbi Solitary fibrous tumor in the occipitocervical region: a case report
    Akihiro Hirakawa
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Gifu University School of Medicine, Gifu, Japan
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:E547-50. 2004
    ..Case report of a solitary fibrous tumor in the occipitocervical region...
  28. ncbi Giant cranial extradural primary fibroxanthoma: a case report
    Haydar Usul
    Department of Neurosurgery, Karadeniz Technical University School of Medicine, Trabzon TR 61080, Turkey
    Surg Neurol 63:281-4. 2005
    ..However, until 2003, only a few cases of primary fibroxanthoma have been reported. We report a giant fibroxanthoma destroying the lateral skull base unaccompanied by a systemic or metabolic disease...
  29. ncbi Odontoid compression of the brainstem without basilar impression-- "odontoid invagination"
    Kazuhiko Kyoshima
    Department of Neurosurgery, Shinshu University School of Medicine, Matsumoto, Japan
    J Clin Neurosci 12:565-9. 2005
    ..odontoid process bulges upward into the foramen magnum and compresses the brainstem without deformity of the occipital bone. Two patients had a craniovertebral abnormality associated with Chiari malformation without instability of the ..
  30. ncbi En bloc resection of multilevel cervical chordoma with C-2 involvement. Case report and description of operative technique
    Laurence D Rhines
    Department of Neurosurgery, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 2:199-205. 2005
    ..The inherent anatomical complexities of en bloc resection in the upper cervical spine are discussed. To the authors' knowledge, this represents the first report of an en bloc resection for multi-level cervical chordoma...
  31. ncbi Lateral approach to anterolateral tumors at the foramen magnum: factors determining surgical procedure
    Nevo S Margalit
    Department of Neurosurgery, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, New York 10019, USA
    Neurosurgery 56:324-36; discussion 324-36. 2005
    ..We describe our surgical techniques for resection of these tumors via the lateral approach, including consideration for occipital condylar resection and vertebral artery management...
  32. ncbi Aggressive lymphoma of the skull in a patient with AIDS
    Z Szucs-Farkas
    Department of Radiology, Hospital Center of Biel, Biel, Bienne, Switzerland
    JBR-BTR 88:152-3. 2005
  33. ncbi The evolution of posterior cervical and occipitocervical fusion and instrumentation
    John R Vender
    Department of Neurosurgery and Medical Illustration Graduate Program, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta 30912, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 16:E9. 2004
    ..In this paper the authors review key events that have occurred in neuroimaging, biomechanical testing, and the development of fusion and instrumentation constructs...
  34. ncbi Complications of fixation to the occiput-anatomical and design implications
    S C Lee
    Department of Neurosurgery, Chang Gung University and Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Br J Neurosurg 18:590-7. 2004
    ..The internal occipital anatomy, which cannot be seen at surgery, is important when dealing with this taxing and potentially dangerous aspect of surgery...
  35. ncbi [Intradiploic epidermoid cyst of the occipital bone]
    A Ajja
    Service de Neurochirurgie, hôpital militaire d instruction Mohamed V, Rabat, Maroc
    Neurochirurgie 53:367-70. 2007
    A rare case of intradiploic epidermoid cyst of the occipital bone is described and recent literature, which emphasizes the radiological evaluation and surgical treatment of this lesion is reviewed.
  36. ncbi Ultrasound in the diagnosis of craniosynostosis
    Jan Regelsberger
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital, Hamburg, Germany
    J Craniofac Surg 17:623-5; discussion 626-8. 2006
    ..Sonography offers the potential to be a standard investigation for infants with head deformities suspecting a suture pathology and has been therefore integrated in our craniofacial outpatient clinic as a daily routine method...
  37. pmc Screw fixation via diploic bone paralleling to occiput table: anatomical analysis of a new technique and report of 11 cases
    Tan Mingsheng
    China Japan Friendship Hospital, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Beijing, China
    Eur Spine J 16:2225-31. 2007
    ..The thickness of the occipital bone at the location of SNL prominence, the entry point, the exit point and the screw orientation were measured, ..
  38. ncbi A case of intracranial hypoglossal neurinoma without hypoglossal nerve palsy: operative view of the preserved rostral trunk
    Y Kikkawa
    Department of Neurosurgery, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Minim Invasive Neurosurg 50:296-9. 2007
    ..The tumor only developed intracranially, and since the rostral trunk of the hypoglossal nerve was intact, the patient did not present with hypoglossal nerve palsy preoperatively...
  39. ncbi Iatrogenic pyogenic osteomyelitis of C-1 and C-2 treated with transoral decompression and delayed posterior occipitocervical arthrodesis. Case report
    Patrick J Reid
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642 8670, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 7:664-8. 2007
    ..To the authors' knowledge this case is the first reported instance of iatrogenic pyogenic osteomyelitis of the craniocervical junction successfully treated with anterior decompression and delayed posterior arthrodesis...
  40. doi Definition of topographic organization of skull profile in normal population and its implications on the role of sutures in skull morphology
    Farhad Pirouzmand
    Division of Neurosurgery, University of Toronto, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Craniofac Surg 19:27-36. 2008
    ..These territories hinge on the coronal suture. Therefore, the coronal suture may play a dominant role in final skull configuration...
  41. doi Cranial growth after distraction osteogenesis of the craniosynostosis
    Yong Oock Kim
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Institute of Human Tissue Restoration, Yonsei University College of Medicine Korea, Seoul, Korea
    J Craniofac Surg 19:45-55. 2008
    ..The corrected symmetry of asymmetric deformity was well maintained during a long-term follow-up period as well...
  42. doi The misdiagnosis of craniosynostosis as deformational plagiocephaly
    Yuan Liu
    Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 19:132-6. 2008
    ..We present 4 clinical reports on patients in whom unilateral coronal craniosynostosis and lambdoid craniosynostosis were originally misdiagnosed as occipital deformational plagiocephaly and highlight individual structural distinctions...
  43. ncbi [Primary Ewing sarcoma of the skull vault]
    M Bricha
    Service de Neuroradiologie, Hopital des specialites, 3 avenue Mimosa, Hay Riad, Rabat, Morocco
    J Radiol 88:1899-901. 2007
  44. doi Neurosurgical implications of osteogenesis imperfecta in children. Report of 4 cases
    Deanna Sasaki-Adams
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of General Surgery, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 1:229-36. 2008
    ..Surgery may be complicated in some children because of the underlying bone fragility and bleeding diathesis commonly observed in patients with OI...
  45. doi Single suture craniosynostosis: diagnosis and imaging
    Jyri Hukki
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Cleft Palate and Craniofacial Centre Helsinki, Finland
    Front Oral Biol 12:79-90. 2008
    ..In this review we describe the range of isolated synostoses and show how these can lead to a variety of different morphological and functional abnormalities...
  46. ncbi Importance of fixation angle in posterior instrumented occipitocervical fusion
    Toshihiro Takami
    Department of Neurosurgery, Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 48:279-82; discussion 282. 2008
    ..9 +/- 8.1 degrees. Careful adjustment of the angle of the craniovertebral junction can help to avoid postoperative complications such as dysphagia, dyspnea, and subaxial subluxation...
  47. ncbi Atlantoaxial subluxation-induced myelopathy in cleidocranial dysplasia. Case report
    Shigeru Kobayashi
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation Medicine, Fukui University School of Medicine, Fukui, Japan
    J Neurosurg Spine 7:243-7. 2007
    ..When managing cleidocranial dysplasia, the practitioner should always be aware that atlantoaxial subluxation may be the cause of cervical myelopathy...
  48. ncbi Aneurysmal bone cysts of the cranium in children. Report of three cases and brief review of the literature
    Yee Chiung Gan
    Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Birmingham Children s Hospital, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    J Neurosurg 106:401-6. 2007
    ..Furthermore the authors review the literature to find out the current treatment options for these lesions...
  49. ncbi Cranial vault reduction cranioplasty in children with hydrocephalic macrocephaly
    Michael J Sundine
    Aesthetic and Plastic Surgery Institute, University of California Irvine Medical Center, California 92868 3298, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 17:645-55. 2006
    ..All of the patients required at least one shunt revision following the procedure. We conclude that total cranial vault reshaping is safe and effective for the treatment of macrocephaly secondary to hydrocephalus...
  50. ncbi Quantitative and qualitative assessment of morphology in sagittal synostosis: mid-sagittal vector analysis
    Jeffrey R Marcus
    Centre for Craniofacial Care and Research, Division of Plastic Surgery, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Craniofac Surg 17:680-6. 2006
    ..The transverse dimension is not addressed in this single plane analysis; a more comprehensive application will require additional planes of analysis and the development of a normative database...
  51. ncbi The expanded endonasal approach for an endoscopic transnasal clipping and aneurysmorrhaphy of a large vertebral artery aneurysm: technical case report
    Amin B Kassam
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Neurosurgery 59:ONSE162-5; discussion ONSE162-5. 2006
    ..Recent advances in endoscopic transnasal surgery have provided an additional approach for the treatment of these difficult lesions...
  52. ncbi Basilar impression in osteogenesis imperfecta: can it be treated with halo traction and posterior fusion?
    D P Noske
    Department of Neurosurgery, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 148:1301-5; discussion 1305. 2006
    ..In conclusion, posterior fusion without additional VP shunt placement may not be effective in the long term for ameliorating symptoms and signs and halting progressive hydrocephalus in BI complicating OI...
  53. ncbi The craniofacial phenotype of the Crouzon mouse: analysis of a model for syndromic craniosynostosis using three-dimensional MicroCT
    Chad A Perlyn
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 43:740-8. 2006
    ....
  54. ncbi De novo development of intraosseous cavernous hemangioma
    Ralf Buhl
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Schleswig Holstein, Schittenhelmstr 10, 24105 Campus Kiel, Germany
    J Clin Neurosci 14:289-92. 2007
    ..This supports the experience from parenchymatous cavernous hemangiomas that this malformation may become a dynamic disease...
  55. ncbi Occipitalization of the atlas in children. Morphologic classification, associations, and clinical relevance
    Purushottam A Gholve
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 2nd Floor, Wood Building, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:571-8. 2007
    ..We present data on what we believe is the largest reported series of children with occipitalization studied with computed tomography and/or magnetic resonance imaging, and we provide a description of their clinical characteristics...
  56. ncbi Primary Ewing's sarcoma of the occipital bone presenting as hydrocephalus and blindness
    Anil Garg
    Department of Neurosurgery, Neurosciences Center, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Pediatr Neurosurg 43:170-3. 2007
  57. ncbi Craniocervical instability in an infant with partial sacral agenesis
    W A Thiryayi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Royal Manchester Children s Hospital, Manchester, UK
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 149:623-7. 2007
    ..CONCLUSION: The authors describe this extremely rare association and discuss the difficulties faced while deciding the optimum surgical strategy for managing such young children with craniocervical instability...
  58. ncbi 'Z-pattern' craniosynostosis: a novel presentation of trisutural fusion
    Rodney E Schmelzer
    Craniofacial Center, Medical City Dallas Hospital, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 18:568-74. 2007
    ..In this small series, a two-staged procedure successfully normalized the calvarial dysmorphism, and early growth and development appear normal...
  59. doi Craniocervical junction fusions in patients with hindbrain herniation and syringohydromyelia
    Albert J Fenoy
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 9:1-9. 2008
    ..The authors surveyed the indications for CCJ fusions in this population...
  60. ncbi Progressive calvarial and upper cervical pneumatization associated with habitual valsalva maneuver in a 70-year-old man
    Laurel A Littrell
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Mayo Clinic Mayo Foundation, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 25:491-3. 2004
    ..Four months after discontinuing the habitual Valsalva maneuvers, CT demonstrated resorption of the epidural air and partial regression of the calvarial pneumatization...
  61. ncbi Imaging features of calvarial tuberculosis: a study of 42 cases
    Abhijit A Raut
    Department of Radiology, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai 400012, India
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 25:409-14. 2004
    ..We report the role of conventional radiography and CT findings on in the evaluation of calvarial tuberculosis in 42 cases...
  62. ncbi Preliminary results of standardized occipital advancement in the treatment of lambdoid synostosis
    Joachim E Zoller
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Medical Centre, University of Cologne, Koln, Germany
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 30:343-8. 2002
    ..Based on the concept of frontoorbital advancement, we used the occipital advancement in order to correct unilateral or bilateral lambdoid synostosis...
  63. ncbi Craniocervical CT and MR imaging of Schwartz-Jampel syndrome
    Sarah S Samimi
    Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Cardinal Glennon Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 24:1694-6. 2003
    ....
  64. ncbi A child with Saethre-Chotzen syndrome, sensorineural hearing loss, and a TWIST mutation
    Samson Lee
    Department of Otolaryngology at the University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98159, USA
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 39:110-4. 2002
    ..This case report describes a patient with Saethre-Chotzen syndrome caused by a mutation in the TWIST gene who exhibits a severe to profound sensorineural hearing loss...
  65. ncbi [Occipitocervical fusion in rheumatoid arthritis]
    M Rittmeister
    ,
    Orthopade 30:932-6. 2001
    ..As a result of fusion, the dens axis is unable to exert compression on the spinal cord with increased neck flexion...
  66. ncbi Management of nonsyndromic craniosynostosis
    G E Ghali
    Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Louisiana State University School of Medicine, 1501 Kings Highway, Shreveport, LA 71130 3932, USA
    Atlas Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am 10:1-41. 2002
    ..More recently, additional advances in pediatric anesthesia and biodegradable plating systems have improved the management of these complex craniomaxillofacial deformities...
  67. ncbi Homo erectus calvarium from the Pleistocene of Java
    Hisao Baba
    Department of Anthropology, National Science Museum, Hyakunincho, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 169 0073, Japan
    Science 299:1384-8. 2003
    ..This supports the hypothesis that later Pleistocene Javanese populations were substantially isolated and made minimal contributions to the ancestry of modern humans...
  68. ncbi Occipitocervical fusion for rheumatoid arthritis using the inside-outside stabilization technique
    Faheem A Sandhu
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:414-9. 2003
    ..A retrospective study investigating the clinical outcome of the inside-outside cranial bolt technique for occipitocervical stabilization used to manage rheumatoid arthritis was conducted...
  69. pmc Cotrel Dubousset instrumentation in occipito-cervico-thoracic fusion
    Teddy Fagerström
    Department of Orthopedics, Huddinge University Hospital, 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur Spine J 11:364-74. 2002
    ..The results of this study show that the cervical CDI system can be safely used for stable cervical fixation without need for external support in severe pathologies of the cervical spine...
  70. ncbi Outcome in neurologically impaired patients with craniovertebral junction tuberculosis: results of combined anteroposterior surgery
    Moses Joseph Arunkumar
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Christian Medical College Hospital, Vellore, India
    J Neurosurg 97:166-71. 2002
    ..The authors studied the immediate and long-term outcome after transoral decompression, occipitocervical fusion, and antituberculous therapy (ATT) in patients who had neurological deficits due to craniovertebral junction (CVJ) tuberculosis...
  71. ncbi An unusual case of CV junction tuberculosis presenting with quadriplegia
    Abhijit A Raut
    Department of Radiology, K E M Hospital, Parel Mumbai, India
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:E309. 2003
    ..Isolated tubercular involvement of craniovertebral junction in a human immunodeficiency virus-positive patient causing paraplegia and sudden death with radiologic features is presented...
  72. ncbi Surgical anatomy of the C-2 pedicle
    J U Howington
    Department of Neurosurgery, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, USA
    J Neurosurg 95:88-92. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Adequate preoperative imaging studies in conjunction with direct visualization of the C-2 pedicle make transpedicular fixation safe and effective...
  73. ncbi One-stage posterior decompression and fusion using a Luque rod for occipito-cervical instability and neural compression
    H J Chen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Chang Gung University and Medical Center at Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Spinal Cord 39:101-8. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: The authors recommend this procedure as one choice for relieving craniocervical instability with neurological compromise. A programmed rehabilitation will afford better neurological improvement...
  74. ncbi The effect of neurocranial surgery on basicranial morphology in isolated sagittal craniosynostosis
    V B DeLeon
    Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 38:134-46. 2001
    ..The lack of change in the postoperative cranial base angle suggests that neurocranial surgery alleviates the occipital rotation and decreased cranial base angle described in the sagittal synostosis basicranium...
  75. ncbi [Sub occipital Pott's disease: report of 8 cases]
    N Allali
    Service de Radiologie, Hopital des specialites, Rabat, Morocco
    J Neuroradiol 31:72-3. 2004
    ..We report eight cases of tuberculous spondylodiscitis at the craniocervical junction revealed by signs of spinal cord compression, torticollis and dysphagia. The value of CT and MR imaging is discussed...
  76. ncbi Cervical encephalocele in a newborn--Chiari III malformation. Case report and review of the literature
    J Haberle
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Munster, Albert Schweitzer Strasse 33, 48129 Munster, Germany
    Childs Nerv Syst 17:373-5. 2001
    ..Following a report on a newborn child with a Chiari III malformation that took a fatal but typical course the literature is reviewed...
  77. ncbi Cranial base fracture and rhino cerebrospinmal fluid leakage. A case report
    G Magliulo
    ENT Department G Ferreri, La Sapienza University, Rome IT taly
    An Otorrinolaringol Ibero Am 34:35-44. 2007
    ..Imaging revealed a fracture that transversally crossed the squamous occipital bone and petrous portions of temporal bone on the right, the sphenoid bone, and the left zygomatic bone...
  78. ncbi Surgical approaches: postoperative care and complications "posterolateral-far lateral transcondylar approach to the ventral foramen magnum and upper cervical spinal canal"
    Arnold H Menezes
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, 200 Hawkins Drive, 1824 JPP, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Childs Nerv Syst 24:1203-7. 2008
    ..The posterolateral transcondylar approach provides such a route. In addition, posterior craniocervical stabilization can be accomplished at the same time. The author has reviewed the technique as well as the surgical results here...
  79. ncbi Mandibular condylar fractures and acute atlanto-axial subluxation. Part 1 - A new clinical and nosographic evidence
    T Cutilli
    Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, University of L Aquila School of Medicine, Italy
    Minerva Stomatol 58:187-98. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze the acute repercussions of condylar mandibular fractures on occipital-atlanto-axial joint...
  80. doi Biodegradation of Inion fast-absorbing biodegradable plates and screws
    H Wolfgang Losken
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7195, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 19:748-56. 2008
    ..a bony defect of the parietal bone, to a nasal bone fracture, and inserted in the subcutaneous space over the occipital bone in thirty 6-week-old rabbits...
  81. ncbi Primary skull lesions in the pediatric population: a 25-year experience
    Sarah E Gibson
    Division of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 131:761-6. 2007
    ..Previous studies of skull lesions in the pediatric population suggest that dermoid/epidermoid tumors are the most common childhood skull tumors...
  82. ncbi [Traumatic manubriosternal joint dislocation in adult: about two surgical cases]
    O Diarra
    Service de Chirurgie Cardiovasculaire et Thoracique, centre hospitalier national de Fann, Dakar, Senegal
    Dakar Med 52:231-5. 2007
    ..Radiological examinations showed a fracture of the occipital bone without embarrure and a type I manubriosternal joint dislocation (posterior displacement of the sternal body ..
  83. doi Cranial nerve deficit caused by skull metastasis of prostate cancer: three Japanese castration-resistant prostate cancer cases
    Kouji Izumi
    Department of Integrative Cancer Therapy and Urology, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, 13 1 Takara machi, Kanazawa, Ishikawa 920 8641, Japan
    Int J Clin Oncol 15:631-4. 2010
    ..Bone scintigraphy and computed tomography (CT) of the head revealed right occipital bone metastasis of PCa resulting in right facial nerve palsy...
  84. ncbi Chiari I malformation accompanied by assimilation of the atlas, Klippel-Feil syndrome, and syringomyelia: case report
    Masahiro Kagawa
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Kagawa University, Miki cho, Kagawa, 761 0793, Japan
    Surg Neurol 65:497-502; discussion 502. 2006
    ..We report a case of Chiari I malformation accompanied by assimilation of the atlas, Klippel-Feil syndrome, and syringomyelia...
  85. ncbi [Giant osteoid osteoma of the posterior skull base. A case report and literature review]
    F Layadi
    Département de Neurochirurgie Pr Aït Benali, CHU Mohammed VI, Marrakech, Maroc
    Neurochirurgie 52:128-32. 2006
    ..Osteoid osteoma is a benign bone neoplasm which is seen in the long bones. It is rarely described in the cranium. Posterior skull base osteoma is extremely rare and has been anecdotally reported...
  86. ncbi The cisterna magna septa: vestigial remnants of Blake's pouch and a potential new marker for normal development of the rhombencephalon
    Ashley J Robinson
    Department of Radiology, Children s Hospital of British Columbia, 4480 Oak St, Vancouver, British Colombia, Canada
    J Ultrasound Med 26:83-95. 2007
    ....
  87. ncbi Pituitary gland and sella turcica in human trisomy 21 fetuses related to axial skeletal development
    I Kjaer
    Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Med Genet 80:494-500. 1998
    ..In all cases the basilar part of the occipital bone was normal...
  88. doi Iniencephaly: clinical, radiological and surgical findings
    Rouzbeh Shams Amiri
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sina Hospital, Tehran, Iran
    Pediatr Neurosurg 46:290-3. 2010
    The authors report a case of iniencephaly in a 6-year-old boy with a huge occipital bone defect and encephalocele, extensive spina bifida of the cervical vertebrae and fixed retroflexion of the head due to Sprengel's deformity...
  89. ncbi Geometry of the articular facets of the lateral atlanto-axial joints in the case of occipitalization
    A M Ryniewicz
    Department of Prosthodontic Dentistry, Jagiellanian University, Collegium Medicum, Krakow, Poland
    Folia Morphol (Warsz) 69:147-53. 2010
    ..Morphometric analysis was performed on the male adult skull, the occipital bone of which is assimilated with the first cervical vertebrae (the atlas)...
  90. ncbi A case of occipitalization in the human skull
    J Skrzat
    Department of Anatomy, Collegium Medicum, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
    Folia Morphol (Warsz) 69:134-7. 2010
    ..The aim of this paper is to present an anatomical variant of the fused atlas with the occipital bone and discuss similar cases described in literature...
  91. doi Variants in the structure and topography of the superior margin of the epidural space of the human spinal cord
    A A Rodionov
    Department of Normal Anatomy, Amur State Medical Academy, Blagoveshchensk, Russia
    Neurosci Behav Physiol 38:861-6. 2008
    ..levels for the position of the upper margin of the anterior section (intracranially located, lower edge of the occipital bone, bodies of C1 and C2) along with five levels for the posterior section (occipital bone, occipital bone-arch of ..
  92. ncbi Report and review of the fetal brain disruption sequence
    J R Corona-Rivera
    Laboratorio de Genética Humana y Clínica de Asesoramiento Genético, Carrera de Medicina, Centro Universitario de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad de Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
    Eur J Pediatr 160:664-7. 2001
    ..8 SD), overlapping sutures, prominent occipital bone, scalp rugae with normal hair patterning and marked neurological impairment...
  93. pmc Relationship between the morphology of the atlanto-occipital joint and the radiographic results in patients with atlanto-axial subluxation due to rheumatoid arthritis
    Haku Iizuka
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22, Showa, Maebashi, Gunma, 371 8511, Japan
    Eur Spine J 17:826-30. 2008
    ..However, there are occasional patients who show no motion between the occipital bone and atlas on a dynamic cervical radiograph in AAS patients...
  94. ncbi [Osteochondroma of the atlantooccipital joint. Extreme lateral transcondylar approach. A case description]
    G López-Flores
    Servicio de Neurocirugia, Centro Internacional de Restauracion Neurologica, Ciudad de La Habana, Cuba
    Rev Neurol 36:133-6. 2003
    ..It also displayed a growth toward the foramen magnum, which was resected using an extreme lateral transcondylar approach...
  95. doi Sex determination from the foramen magnum: discriminant function analysis in an eighteenth and nineteenth century British sample
    René Gapert
    UCD School of Medicine and Medical Science, Health Sciences Centre, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Int J Legal Med 123:25-33. 2009
    ..The basal region of the occipital bone is covered by a large volume of soft tissue and is therefore in a relatively well-protected anatomical ..
  96. ncbi Aggressive eosinophilic granuloma of the parietal bone. An immunohystochemical study of Ki-67 expression
    M C Bruno
    Department of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine, Federico II, Naples, Italy
    J Neurosurg Sci 50:111-7. 2006
    ..2% in a patient harboring EG of the occipital bone. These two relatively high percentages of proliferative activity suggest a role of local Langerhans'cell ..
  97. ncbi Traumatic epidural hematomas in posterior cranial fossa
    Bogdan Asanin
    University Department of Neurosurgery, Medical Faculty, University of Montenegro, Podgorica, Montenegro
    Acta Clin Croat 48:27-30. 2009
    ..Linear fracture of the occipital bone was detected by radiographic investigation in 12, isolated diastasis fracture of lambdoid suture in four, and ..
  98. ncbi Diagnosis of suspected hypovitaminosis A using magnetic resonance imaging in African lions (Panthera leo)
    M P Hartley
    The World Owl Trust, Muncaster Castle, Ravenglass, Cumbria, United Kingdom
    J S Afr Vet Assoc 76:132-7. 2005
    ..Occular ratios of the tentorium cerebelli osseum and occipital bone were most reliable in diagnosing the thickened osseous structures characteristic of hypovitaminosis A...
  99. doi Prevalence of traumatic dural venous sinus thrombosis in high-risk acute blunt head trauma patients evaluated with multidetector CT venography
    Josser E Delgado Almandoz
    Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Radiology 255:570-7. 2010
    ..To determine the prevalence of trauma-related dural venous sinus thrombosis (DVST) in high-risk patients with blunt head trauma who are examined with multidetector computed tomographic (CT) venography...
  100. ncbi A huge occipital osteoblastoma accompanied with aneurysmal bone cyst in the posterior cranial fossa
    Xi Han
    Department of Neurosurgery, Shanghai Changzheng Hospital, Second Military Medical University, 415 Fengyang Road, Shanghai 200003, China
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 110:282-5. 2008
    Osteoblastoma is an infrequent benign tumor and skull involvement is extremely rare. The occipital bone is much less frequently involved...
  101. ncbi Multi-detector row CT for depicting anatomic features of cephalothoracopagus varieties: revised approach
    Roberto Grassi
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Surgery, Seconda Universita, Piazza Miraglia, 80100, Naples, Italy
    Radiographics 24:e21. 2004
    ..Dorsal union twins are joined on the dorsal aspect (eg, the vertebral column or occipital bone)...

Research Grants32

  1. Intracranial Strain in Mild Traumatic Head Injury
    Philip Bayly; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This is an inter-disciplinary project involving impact mechanics, MR tagging, histopathology, and brain injury. ..
  2. Genetic Studies of Optic Atrophy
    Taosheng Huang; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This study will allow us to understand how mutations of OPA1 cause optic atrophy and explore its novel function in lifespan and provide us a potential opportunity to develop treatments for the disease. ..
  3. CERVICAL SPINE INJURIES IN FRONT, REAR AND SIDE IMPACTS
    Manohar Panjabi; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ....
  4. Study on the intracellular Network of TBX3
    Taosheng Huang; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Elucidation of the TBX3- HDAC interaction will deepen our understanding of the functions of TBX3 and may also lead to the identification of a novel therapeutic target for breast cancer. ..
  5. P I/II Intraventricular DepoCyt (OD # 06-2348) in Glioblastoma (76,730, 11/06)
    Bruce Frankel; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This has also been the basis for successful application and granting of Orphan-Drug designation for cytarabine (Ara-C) liposome injection (trade name: DepoCyt) for the treatment of gliomas. ..
  6. PHENOGENETICS OF SKULL AND BRAIN INTEGRATION IN CRANIOSYNOSTOSIS
    JOAN RICHTSMEIER; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  7. Genetic Studies of Optic Atrophy
    Taosheng Huang; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This study will allow us to understand how mutations of OPA1 cause optic atrophy and explore its novel function in lifespan and provide us a potential opportunity to develop treatments for the disease. ..
  8. Study on the intracellular Network of TBX3
    Taosheng Huang; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Elucidation of the TBX3- HDAC interaction will deepen our understanding of the functions of TBX3 and may also lead to the identification of a novel therapeutic target for breast cancer. ..
  9. In Vivo Measurement of Brain Biomechanics
    Philip Bayly; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The project involves a multi- disciplinary research team from Washington University and the University of Pennsylvania with expertise in solid mechanics, biomechanics, MR imaging, MR instrumentation, and FE modeling of TBI. ..
  10. PHENOGENETICS OF SKULL AND BRAIN INTEGRATION IN CRANIOSYNOSTOSIS
    JOAN THERESE RICHTSMEIER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  11. PHENOGENETICS OF SKULL AND BRAIN INTEGRATION IN CRANIOSYNOSTOSIS
    JOAN RICHTSMEIER; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  12. Study on the intracellular Network of TBX3
    Taosheng Huang; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Elucidation of the TBX3- HDAC interaction will deepen our understanding of the functions of TBX3 and may also lead to the identification of a novel therapeutic target for breast cancer. ..
  13. Study on the intracellular Network of TBX3
    Taosheng Huang; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Elucidation of the TBX3- HDAC interaction will deepen our understanding of the functions of TBX3 and may also lead to the identification of a novel therapeutic target for breast cancer. ..
  14. Role of NKCC1 on Brain Tumor Stem Cell Migration After EGF and Slit-2 Stimulation
    Alfredo Quinones Hinojosa; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In this study, we propose to understand the role of pro-migratory signals in brain tumor invasion in order to increase the available targets to prevent brain tumor dispersal. ..
  15. In Vivo Measurement of Brain Biomechanics
    Philip V Bayly; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The project involves a multi- disciplinary research team from Washington University and the University of Pennsylvania with expertise in solid mechanics, biomechanics, MR imaging, MR instrumentation, and FE modeling of TBI. ..
  16. P I/II Intraventricular DepoCyt (OD # 06-2348) in Glioblastoma (76,730, 11/06)
    BRUCE MICHAEL FRANKEL; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This has also been the basis for successful application and granting of Orphan-Drug designation for cytarabine (Ara-C) liposome injection (trade name: DepoCyt) for the treatment of gliomas. ..
  17. PHENOGENETICS OF SKULL AND BRAIN INTEGRATION IN CRANIOSYNOSTOSIS
    JOAN RICHTSMEIER; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  18. Migration of Human Neural Stem Cells In Vitro and In Vivo
    Alfredo Quinones Hinojosa; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..In addition, neural stem cells and cancer stem cells may share similar mechanisms of migration and invasion and understanding this mechanism may lead to better treatments of brain tumors. ..
  19. CERVICAL SPINE INJURIES IN FRONT, REAR AND SIDE IMPACTS
    Manohar Panjabi; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  20. CERVICAL SPINE INJURIES IN FRONT, REAR AND SIDE IMPACTS
    Manohar Panjabi; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  21. CERVICAL SPINE INJURIES IN FRONT, REAR AND SIDE IMPACTS
    Manohar Panjabi; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  22. Neurogenesis in the Human Brain
    Alfredo Quinones Hinojosa; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  23. CERVICAL SPINE INJURIES IN FRONT, REAR AND SIDE IMPACTS
    Manohar Panjabi; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  24. Roles of TBX3 and its Isoform, TBX3+2a, in Breast Cancer
    Taosheng Huang; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..By working with both an animal model and tissue acquired from breast surgeries, the proposed research aims to optimize the clinical relevance of the work. ..
  25. Protocol for Multicentre Trials of Cleft Palate Surgery
    William Shaw; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  26. Mechanism and Function of Heyl in Neurogenesis
    Ali Jalali; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These studies will further our understanding of the underlying biology of neural stem cells and nervous system development. ..
  27. In Vivo Measurement of Brain Biomechanics
    Philip Bayly; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The project involves a multi- disciplinary research team from Washington University and the University of Pennsylvania with expertise in solid mechanics, biomechanics, MR imaging, MR instrumentation, and FE modeling of TBI. ..
  28. Migration of Human Neural Stem Cells In Vitro and In Vivo
    Alfredo Quinones Hinojosa; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In addition, neural stem cells and cancer stem cells may share similar mechanisms of migration and invasion and understanding this mechanism may lead to better treatments of brain tumors. ..
  29. Study on the intracellular Network of TBX3
    Taosheng Huang; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Elucidation of the TBX3- HDAC interaction will deepen our understanding of the functions of TBX3 and may also lead to the identification of a novel therapeutic target for breast cancer. ..
  30. Mechanism and Function of Heyl in Neurogenesis
    Ali Jalali; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..These studies will further our understanding of the underlying biology of neural stem cells and nervous system development. ..
  31. In Vivo Measurement of Brain Biomechanics
    Philip Bayly; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The project involves a multi- disciplinary research team from Washington University and the University of Pennsylvania with expertise in solid mechanics, biomechanics, MR imaging, MR instrumentation, and FE modeling of TBI. ..
  32. Study on the intracellular Network of TBX3
    Taosheng Huang; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Elucidation of the TBX3- HDAC interaction will deepen our understanding of the functions of TBX3 and may also lead to the identification of a novel therapeutic target for breast cancer. ..