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  • New Aspects in Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Human Carcinogenesis
    New Aspects in Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Human Carcinogenesis
    Editor Dmitry Bulgin
    ISBN 978-953-51-2253-1
    192 pages, March, 2016
    Written by an international team of experts in the field of human carcinogenesis, this book discusses recent advances in cancer research, which include the following topics: basic molecular and cellular mechanisms behind cancer growth, new approaches ...
  • Leukemias - Updates and New Insights
    Leukemias - Updates and New Insights
    Editor Margarita Guenova and Gueorgui Balatzenko
    ISBN 978-953-51-2202-9
    362 pages, November, 2015
    Hematology has constantly been advancing in parallel with technological developments that have expanded our understanding of the phenotypic, genetic, and molecular complexity and extreme clinical and biological heterogeneity of leukemias. This in tur ...
  • Updates on Cancer Treatment
    Updates on Cancer Treatment
    Editor Leticia B. A. Rangel and Ian Victor Silva
    ISBN 978-953-51-2194-7
    284 pages, October, 2015
    In spite of advances in the cancer research field, cancer treatment still challenges researchers and clinicians, as proven by the still impressive and increasing number of worldwide cancer-related deaths. Updates on Cancer Treatment is an attempt to ...
  • Contemporary Issues in Head and Neck Cancer Management
    Contemporary Issues in Head and Neck Cancer Management
    Editor Loredana G. Marcu
    ISBN 978-953-51-2135-0
    178 pages, July, 2015
    While the management of head and neck cancer has evolved over the last few decades, there are still several challenges and unanswered questions that need solutions. This book is a small compilation of some topical aspects regarding head and neck canc ...
  • Melanoma - Current Clinical Management and Future Therapeutics
    Melanoma - Current Clinical Management and Future Therapeutics
    Editor Mandi Murph
    ISBN 978-953-51-2036-0
    410 pages, April, 2015
    Melanoma - Current Clinical Management and Future Therapeutics serves as an advanced course in melanoma or an addendum to further polish expertise. Sections of the book include a thorough introduction on epidemiology and disease, the current surgical ...
  • A Concise Review of Molecular Pathology of Breast Cancer
    A Concise Review of Molecular Pathology of Breast Cancer
    Editor Mehmet Gunduz
    ISBN 978-953-51-2030-8
    232 pages, March, 2015
    Cancer is one of the leading causes 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 femal ...
  • Molecular Considerations and Evolving Surgical Management Issues in the Treatment of Patients with a Brain Tumor
    Molecular Considerations and Evolving Surgical Management Issues in the Treatment of Patients with a Brain Tumor
    Editor Terry Lichtor
    ISBN 978-953-51-2031-5
    432 pages, March, 2015
    A dramatic increase in knowledge regarding the molecular biology of brain tumors has been established over the past few years. In particular, recent new avenues regarding the role of microRNAs along with further understanding of the importance of an ...
  • Tumors of the Central Nervous System - Primary and Secondary
    Tumors of the Central Nervous System - Primary and Secondary
    Editor Lee Roy Morgan
    ISBN 978-953-51-1576-2
    270 pages, June, 2014
    A novel concept that is reviewed and discussed in several chapters in the book alludes to the transport of drugs bound to red blood cells into the highly vascular CNS tumors - both primary and metastatic. Such a transport mechanism is unique and of s ...