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  • Diagnostic Techniques and Surgical Management of Brain Tumors
    Diagnostic Techniques and Surgical Management of Brain Tumors
    Editor Ana Lucia Abujamra
    ISBN 978-953-307-589-1
    544 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 66071 times.
    The focus of the book Diagnostic Techniques and Surgical Management of Brain Tumors is on describing the established and newly-arising techniques to diagnose central nervous system tumors, with a special focus on neuroimaging, followed by a discussio ...
  • Research on Melanoma - A Glimpse into Current Directions and Future Trends
    Research on Melanoma - A Glimpse into Current Directions and Future Trends
    Editor Mandi Murph
    ISBN 978-953-307-293-7
    426 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 37231 times.
    The book Research on Melanoma: A Glimpse into Current Directions and Future Trends, is divided into sections to represent the most cutting-edge topics in melanoma from around the world. The emerging epigenetics of disease, novel therapeutics under de ...
  • Melanoma in the Clinic - Diagnosis, Management and Complications of Malignancy
    Melanoma in the Clinic - Diagnosis, Management and Complications of Malignancy
    Editor Prof. Mandi Murph
    ISBN 978-953-307-571-6
    310 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 39750 times.
    This book provides an excellent overview of how melanoma is treated in the clinic. Since oncologists and clinicians across the globe contributed to this book, each area also explores the unique burdens that geographical areas experience from melanoma ...
  • Brain Tumors - Current and Emerging Therapeutic Strategies
    Brain Tumors - Current and Emerging Therapeutic Strategies
    Editor Ana L. Abujamra
    ISBN 978-953-307-588-4
    432 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 53686 times.
    Brain Tumors: Current and Emerging Therapeutic Strategies focuses on tumor models, the molecular mechanisms involved in the pathogenesis of this disease, and on the new diagnostic and treatment strategies utilized to stage and treat this malignancy. ...
  • Cancer Stem Cells - The Cutting Edge
    Cancer Stem Cells - The Cutting Edge
    Editor Stanley Shostak
    ISBN 978-953-307-580-8
    630 pages, August, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 95142 times.
    Over the last thirty years, the foremost inspiration for research on metastasis, cancer recurrence, and increased resistance to chemo- and radiotherapy has been the notion of cancer stem cells.The twenty-eight chapters assembled in Cancer Stem Cells ...
  • Management of Gastric Cancer
    Management of Gastric Cancer
    Editor Nabil Ismaili
    ISBN 978-953-307-344-6
    158 pages, July, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 33749 times.
    Gastric cancer is the fifth most common cancer and the second most common cause of cancer death worldwide. More than 50% of the patients have advanced disease at diagnosis and in this case the disease has a poor outcome. The staging of gastric cancer ...
  • Cancer Stem Cells Theories and Practice
    Cancer Stem Cells Theories and Practice
    Editor Stanley Shostak
    ISBN 978-953-307-225-8
    472 pages, March, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 225478 times.
    Cancer Stem Cells Theories and Practice does not 'boldly go where no one has gone before!' Rather, Cancer Stem Cells Theories and Practice boldly goes where the cutting edge of research theory meets the concrete challenges of clinical practice. Cance ...