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  • Breast Cancer - Focusing Tumor Microenvironment, Stem cells and Metastasis
    Breast Cancer - Focusing Tumor Microenvironment, Stem cells and Metastasis
    Editor Mehmet Gunduz and Esra Gunduz
    ISBN 978-953-307-766-6,
    594 pages, December, 2011
    Cancer is the leading cause of death in most countries and its consequences result in huge economic, social and psychological burden. Breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer type and the leading cause of cancer death among females. In t ...
  • Understanding HIV/AIDS Management and Care - Pandemic Approaches in the 21st Century
    Understanding HIV/AIDS Management and Care - Pandemic Approaches in the 21st Century
    Editor Fyson Hanania Kasenga
    ISBN 978-953-307-603-4,
    394 pages, December, 2011
    Like any other book on the subject of HIV/AIDS, this book is not a substitute or exhausting the subject in question. It aims at complementing what is already in circulation and adds value to clarification of certain concepts to create more room for r ...
  • Breast Cancer - Recent Advances in Biology, Imaging and Therapeutics
    Breast Cancer - Recent Advances in Biology, Imaging and Therapeutics
    Editor Susan J. Done
    ISBN 978-953-307-730-7,
    438 pages, December, 2011
    In recent years it has become clear that breast cancer is not a single disease but rather that the term encompasses a number of molecularly distinct tumors arising from the epithelial cells of the breast. There is an urgent need to better understand ...
  • Vitiligo - Management and Therapy
    Vitiligo - Management and Therapy
    Editor Kelly KyungHwa Park and Jenny Eileen Murase
    ISBN 978-953-307-731-4,
    174 pages, December, 2011
    Vitiligo: Management and Therapy is a practical guide to vitiligo that reflects current research related to the fundamentals of vitiligo and its management. Vitiligo experts and researchers from all over the world have contributed to this text, accou ...
  • Myeloid Leukemia - Basic Mechanisms of Leukemogenesis
    Myeloid Leukemia - Basic Mechanisms of Leukemogenesis
    Editor Steffen Koschmieder and Utz Krug
    ISBN 978-953-307-789-5,
    496 pages, December, 2011
    The current book comprises a series of chapters from experts in the field of myeloid cell biology and myeloid leukemia pathogenesis. It is meant to provide reviews about current knowledge in the area of basic science of acute (AML) and chronic myeloi ...
  • Ulcerative Colitis - Epidemiology, Pathogenesis and Complications
    Ulcerative Colitis - Epidemiology, Pathogenesis and Complications
    Editor Mortimer B. O'Connor
    ISBN 978-953-307-880-9,
    292 pages, December, 2011
    This book is intended to act as an up-to-date reference point and knowledge developer for all readers interested in the area of gastroenterology and in particular, Ulcerative Colitis. All authors of the chapters are experts in their fields of publica ...
  • Health Management - Different Approaches and Solutions
    Health Management - Different Approaches and Solutions
    Editor Krzysztof Śmigórski
    ISBN 978-953-307-296-8,
    510 pages, December, 2011
    The development in our understanding of health management ensures unprecedented possibilities in terms of explaining the causes of diseases and effective treatment. However, increased capabilities create new issues. Both, researchers and clinicians, ...
  • Current Cancer Treatment - Novel Beyond Conventional Approaches
    Current Cancer Treatment - Novel Beyond Conventional Approaches
    Editor Öner Özdemir
    ISBN 978-953-307-397-2,
    826 pages, December, 2011
    Currently there have been many armamentaria to be used in cancer treatment. This indeed indicates that the final treatment has not yet been found. It seems this will take a long period of time to achieve. Thus, cancer treatment in general still seems ...