Acta Neuropathologica

, Volume 129, Issue 4, pp 609–610 | Cite as

High rate of concurrent BRAF-KIAA1549 gene fusion and 1p deletion in disseminated oligodendroglioma-like leptomeningeal neoplasms (DOLN)

  • Fausto J. Rodriguez
  • Matthew J. Schniederjan
  • Theo Nicolaides
  • Tarik Tihan
  • Peter C. Burger
  • Arie Perry


Pilocytic Astrocytoma BRAF V600E Mutation Ganglioglioma Dysembryoplastic Neuroepithelial Tumor Pleomorphic Xanthoastrocytoma 
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The authors would like to thank Roxanne Marshall at UCSF for her excellent technical work performing FISH.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fausto J. Rodriguez
    • 1
  • Matthew J. Schniederjan
    • 2
    • 5
  • Theo Nicolaides
    • 3
  • Tarik Tihan
    • 4
  • Peter C. Burger
    • 1
  • Arie Perry
    • 4
  1. 1.Division of Neuropathology, Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins HospitalJohns Hopkins UniversityBaltimoreUSA
  2. 2.Department of Pathology and Laboratory AdministrationChildren’s Healthcare of AtlantaAtlantaUSA
  3. 3.Department of PediatricsUniversity of California San Francisco School of MedicineSan FranciscoUSA
  4. 4.Division of Neuropathology, Department of PathologyUniversity of California San Francisco School of MedicineSan FranciscoUSA
  5. 5.Department of Pathology and Laboratory MedicineEmory University School of MedicineAtlantaUSA

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