Publications by authors named "Colin Watts"

149 Publications

Comparison of outcomes of neurosurgical operations performed before and during the COVID-19 pandemic: a matched cohort study.

BMJ Open 2021 Feb 23;11(2):e047063. Epub 2021 Feb 23.

Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham, UK.

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February 2021

Advances in Research of Adult Gliomas.

Int J Mol Sci 2021 Jan 18;22(2). Epub 2021 Jan 18.

Institute of Cancer Genomic Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK.

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January 2021

Intraoperative imaging technology to maximise extent of resection for glioma: a network meta-analysis.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2021 01 4;1:CD013630. Epub 2021 Jan 4.

Department of Neurosurgery & Institute of Systems Molecular and Integrative Biology, The Walton Centre & University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK.

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January 2021

Importance and Evidence of Extent of Resection in Glioblastoma.

J Neurol Surg A Cent Eur Neurosurg 2021 Jan 13;82(1):75-86. Epub 2020 Oct 13.

Institute of Cancer and Genomic Sciences, University of Birmingham College of Medical and Dental Sciences, Birmingham, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

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January 2021

Machine learning-based radiomic, clinical and semantic feature analysis for predicting overall survival and MGMT promoter methylation status in patients with glioblastoma.

Magn Reson Imaging 2020 12 25;74:161-170. Epub 2020 Sep 25.

Neuroradiology, Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, Mindelsohn Way, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TH, UK; University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK. Electronic address:

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December 2020

Longitudinal molecular trajectories of diffuse glioma in adults.

Nature 2019 12 20;576(7785):112-120. Epub 2019 Nov 20.

The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine, Farmington, CT, USA.

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December 2019

Diabetes insipidus-an extremely rare complication from replacement of an external ventricular drain.

Acta Neurochir (Wien) 2019 07 9;161(7):1377-1380. Epub 2019 May 9.

Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Mindelsohn Way, Birmingham, B15 2TH, UK.

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July 2019

'It was nothing that you would think was anything': Qualitative analysis of appraisal and help seeking preceding brain cancer diagnosis.

PLoS One 2019 22;14(3):e0213599. Epub 2019 Mar 22.

The Primary Care Unit, Department of Public Health & Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom.

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December 2019

Non-invasive assessment of glioma microstructure using VERDICT MRI: correlation with histology.

Eur Radiol 2019 Oct 19;29(10):5559-5566. Epub 2019 Mar 19.

Department of Radiology, School of Clinical Medicine, University of Cambridge, Box 218, Cambridge Biomedical Campus, Cambridge, CB2 0QQ, UK.

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October 2019

Missed opportunities for diagnosing brain tumours in primary care: a qualitative study of patient experiences.

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr 11;69(681):e224-e235. Epub 2019 Mar 11.

Centre for Oral, Clinical and Translational Science, Faculty of Dentistry, Oral and Craniofacial Sciences, King's College London, London.

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April 2019

Designing Next-Generation Local Drug Delivery Vehicles for Glioblastoma Adjuvant Chemotherapy: Lessons from the Clinic.

Adv Healthc Mater 2019 02 11;8(3):e1801391. Epub 2019 Jan 11.

Melville Laboratory for Polymer Synthesis, Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge, Lensfield Road, Cambridge, CB2 1EW, UK.

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February 2019

WINDOW consortium: A path towards increased therapy efficacy against glioblastoma.

Drug Resist Updat 2018 09 30;40:17-24. Epub 2018 Oct 30.

Department of Neurosurgery, Brain Tumor Center Amsterdam, Amsterdam University Medical Center, Cancer Center Amsterdam, De Boelelaan 1117, 1081 HZ, Amsterdam, Netherlands. Electronic address:

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September 2018

Asparaginyl Endopeptidase (Legumain) Supports Human Th1 Induction via Cathepsin L-Mediated Intracellular C3 Activation.

Front Immunol 2018 24;9:2449. Epub 2018 Oct 24.

Laboratory of Molecular Immunology and Immunology Center, National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, Bethesda, MD, United States.

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September 2019