Special Issue "Update in Pediatric Neuro-Oncology"
A special issue of Bioengineering (ISSN 2306-5354).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (15 August 2018).
A printed edition of this Special Issue is available here.
This Special Issue welcomes papers that cover any aspects of pediatric neuro-oncology. Topics include, but are not limited to:
- Radiotherapy advances in pediatric brain tumors;
- Neurofibromatosis 1 and brain tumors in children;
- Molecular biology of pediatric gliomas and therapeutic insights;
- Embryonal tumors of the central nervous system in children- era of targeted therapeutics;
- Preclinical models in pediatric brain tumors—clinical relevance;
- Molecular neuroimaging of brain tumors;
- Palliative Care for Children with central nervous system malignancies;
- Neurocognitive and psychosocial outcomes following pediatric brain tumors.
Dr. Soumen Khatua
Dr. Natasha Pillay Smiley
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