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  • Human Papillomavirus and Related Diseases From Bench to Bedside A Diagnostic and Preventive Perspective
    Human Papillomavirus and Related Diseases From Bench to Bedside A Diagnostic and Preventive Perspective
    Editor Davy Vanden Broeck
    ISBN 978-953-51-1072-9
    334 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 8889 times.
    Cervical cancer is the second most prevalent cancer among women worldwide, and infection with Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) has been identified as the causal agent for this condition. The natural history of cervical cancer is characterized by slow dise ...
  • Clinical Epidemiology of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia - From the Molecules to the Clinic
    Clinical Epidemiology of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia - From the Molecules to the Clinic
    Editor Juan Manuel Mejia-Arangure
    ISBN 978-953-51-0990-7
    342 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 11433 times.
    This book describes different perspectives of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia. The approach includes aspects of molecular epidemiology, particularly molecular features that influence the genesis and prognosis of the disease. Some aspects of t ...
  • Highlights in Skin Cancer
    Highlights in Skin Cancer
    Editor Pierre Vereecken
    ISBN 978-953-51-1073-6
    308 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 8194 times.
    Highlights in Skincancer is a companion handbook published expressly for all the practitionners who are interested in skin cancers: medical oncologists and dermatologists but also residents, general practitionners, surgeons, plastic surgeons. The boo ...
  • Clinical Management and Evolving Novel Therapeutic Strategies for Patients with Brain Tumors
    Clinical Management and Evolving Novel Therapeutic Strategies for Patients with Brain Tumors
    Editor Terry Lichtor
    ISBN 978-953-51-1058-3
    652 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 23987 times.
    A dramatic increase in knowledge regarding the molecular biology of brain tumors has been established over the past few years, and this has lead to the development of novel therapeutic strategies for these patients. In this book a review of the opti ...
  • Future Aspects of Tumor Suppressor Gene
    Future Aspects of Tumor Suppressor Gene
    Editor Yue Cheng
    ISBN 978-953-51-1063-7
    230 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 7891 times.
    Tumor suppressor genes (TSGs) and their signaling networks are fast growing areas in current biomedical science. These groups of genes, which are not limited to tumor suppression, play critical roles in many cellular activities. This book, "Future As ...
  • Liver Tumors - Epidemiology, Diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment
    Liver Tumors - Epidemiology, Diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment
    Editor Helen Reeves, Derek M. Manas and Rajiv Lochan
    ISBN 978-953-51-1070-5
    184 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 7820 times.
    The prognosis for individuals with liver cancer is frequently poor. Cancers include those which have metastasized to the liver from elsewhere, reflecting advanced stage disease where cure is rarely possible. Similarly, primary liver cancer frequently ...
  • Trends in Cell Signaling Pathways in Neuronal Fate Decision
    Trends in Cell Signaling Pathways in Neuronal Fate Decision
    Editor Sabine Wislet-Gendebien
    ISBN 978-953-51-1059-0
    366 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 14070 times.
    During the last decades, numerous studies about stem cells and regenerative medicine highlighted new therapeutic approaches to treat several neurological disorders. It is noteworthy that the current optimism over potential stem cell therapies is dri ...
  • Oncogenomics and Cancer Proteomics - Novel Approaches in Biomarkers Discovery and Therapeutic Targets in Cancer
    Oncogenomics and Cancer Proteomics - Novel Approaches in Biomarkers Discovery and Therapeutic Targets in Cancer
    Editor César López-Camarillo and Elena Aréchaga-Ocampo
    ISBN 978-953-51-1041-5
    238 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 11302 times.
    Oncogenomics and Cancer Proteomics - Novel Approaches in Biomarkers Discovery and Therapeutic Targets in Cancer presents comprehensive reviews of the most common cancers from bench to bedside applications by an international team of experts. This boo ...