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  • Future Aspects of Tumor Suppressor Gene
    Future Aspects of Tumor Suppressor Gene
    Editor Yue Cheng
    ISBN 978-953-51-1063-7
    221 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 6998 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
    175 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 7124 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
    358 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 11841 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
    228 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 9886 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 ...
  • Evolution of the Molecular Biology of Brain Tumors and the Therapeutic Implications
    Evolution of the Molecular Biology of Brain Tumors and the Therapeutic Implications
    Editor Terry Lichtor
    ISBN 978-953-51-0989-1
    638 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 21776 times.
    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 stem cells and microRNAs along with further understanding of the im ...
  • T-Cell Leukemia - Characteristics, Treatment and Prevention
    T-Cell Leukemia - Characteristics, Treatment and Prevention
    Editor Mariko Tomita
    ISBN 978-953-51-0996-9
    139 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 4870 times.
    T-cell leukemia is relatively rare malignancy of thymocytes. There are around 20 entities and variants of this disease. Each of them has different characteristics, including pathogenesis, epidemiology, diagnosis, therapeutic approaches, and prognosis ...
  • Recent Advances in the Biology, Therapy and Management of Melanoma
    Recent Advances in the Biology, Therapy and Management of Melanoma
    Editor Lester M. Davids
    ISBN 978-953-51-0976-1
    375 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 11412 times.
    The book Recent Advances in the Biology, Therapy and Management of Melanoma brings up-to-date information regarding a number of aspects which culminate in illuminating potential targets in the fight against melanoma. This book is intended to be a r ...
  • Renal Tumor
    Renal Tumor
    Editor Jindong Chen
    ISBN 978-953-51-0981-5
    208 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 8585 times.
    Summarizing a decade of scientific advance and therapeutic innovation, Renal Tumor offers all physicians treating kidney cancer, as well as researchers, updated information concerning the epidemiology, biology, and treatment of renal cell carcinoma. ...