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Our collection of 114 books.

  • Breast Cancer - Carcinogenesis, Cell Growth and Signalling Pathways
    Breast Cancer - Carcinogenesis, Cell Growth and Signalling Pathways
    Editor Mehmet Gunduz and Esra Gunduz
    ISBN 978-953-307-714-7,
    732 pages, November, 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 ...
  • Prostate Cancer - From Bench to Bedside
    Prostate Cancer - From Bench to Bedside
    Editor Philippe E. Spiess
    ISBN 978-953-307-331-6,
    528 pages, November, 2011
    The present textbook highlights many of the exciting discoveries made in the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer over the past decade. International thought leaders have contributed to this effort providing a comprehensive and state-of-the art ...
  • Prostate Cancer - Diagnostic and Therapeutic Advances
    Prostate Cancer - Diagnostic and Therapeutic Advances
    Editor Philippe E. Spiess
    ISBN 978-953-307-319-4,
    390 pages, November, 2011
    In this book entitled "Prostate Cancer - Diagnostic and Therapeutic Advances", we highlight many of the significant advances made in our treatment armamentarium of prostate cancer. The book is subdivided into four sections termed: 1) novel diagnostic ...
  • Advances in Cancer Therapy
    Advances in Cancer Therapy
    Editor Hala Gali-Muhtasib
    ISBN 978-953-307-703-1,
    578 pages, November, 2011
    The book "Advances in Cancer Therapy" is a new addition to the Intech collection of books and aims at providing scientists and clinicians with a comprehensive overview of the state of current knowledge and latest research findings in the area of canc ...
  • Prostate Cancer - Original Scientific Reports and Case Studies
    Prostate Cancer - Original Scientific Reports and Case Studies
    Editor Philippe E. Spiess
    ISBN 978-953-307-342-2,
    238 pages, November, 2011
    This book encompasses three sections pertaining to the topics of cancer biology, diagnostic markers, and therapeutic novelties. It represents an essential resource for healthcare professionals and scientist dedicated to the field of prostate cancer r ...
  • Novel Aspects in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
    Novel Aspects in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
    Editor Stefan Faderl
    ISBN 978-953-307-753-6,
    270 pages, November, 2011
    Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) has turned from a universally fatal to a highly curable disease in little more than four decades. Even though differences in outcome continue to exist between children and adults, intense efforts are under way to ov ...
  • Soft Tissue Tumors
    Soft Tissue Tumors
    Editor Fethi Derbel
    ISBN 978-953-307-862-5,
    282 pages, November, 2011
    Soft tissue tumors include a heterogeneous group of diagnostic entities, most of them benign in nature and behavior. Malignant entities, soft tissue sarcomas, are rare tumors that account for1% of all malignancies. These are predominantly tumors of a ...
  • Breakthroughs in Melanoma Research
    Breakthroughs in Melanoma Research
    Editor Yohei Tanaka
    ISBN 978-953-307-291-3,
    642 pages, November, 2011
    Melanoma is considered to be one of the most aggressive forms of skin neoplasms. Despite aggressive researches towards finding treatments, no effective therapy exists to inhibit the metastatic spread of malignant melanoma. The 5-year survival rate of ...