Molecular Characterization of Glioneuronal Tumor with Neuropil-like Island (GTNI)

2nd Annual CBTTC Investigator Meeting, The Westin New Orleans Canal Place, New Orleans

May 25, 2016
Mirko Scagnet, MD, Sabrina Giglio, MD, PhD, Laura Giunti, PhD, Chiara Caporalini, MD, Meyer Children’s Hospital


Our research focuses on genetic studies of poor responder pediatric brain tumors. In particular, we are studying the genetic basis of pediatric Glioblastoma Multiforme (pGBM) and Glioneuronal tumor with neuropil-like islands (GTNI) through different techniques of molecular biology, array-CGH and