volume 6, issue 2, P332-345 2017
DOI: 10.21037/tcr.2017.03.32
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Abstract: Background: Glioblastoma, the most frequent and malignant adult brain tumor, has been extensively studied. However, there is no effective treatment, and to overcome this challenging scenario, it is essential to improve preclinical biological models. This study aimed to molecularly characterize short-term glioblastoma primary cultures and to compare them with patient tumor profiles. Methods: Glioblastoma cell lines were established from Barretos Cancer Hospital patients diagnosed with glioblastoma. The cells we…

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