DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for glioblastoma multiforme

Glioblastoma multiforme [DOID:3068]

An astrocytoma characterized by the presence of small areas of necrotizing tissue that is surrounded by anaplastic cells as well as the presence of hyperplastic blood vessels, and that has_material_basis_in abnormally proliferating cells derived_from multiple cell types including astrocytes and oligondroctyes.

Synonyms:  glioblastoma multiforme,  DOID:3068,  adult glioblastoma multiforme,  GBM,  GBM (Glioblastoma) ...