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Targeting New Pathways and Cell Death in Breast Cancer

Edited by Rebecca Aft

Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine, United States of America

This book presents novel in interesting find by multiple accomplished investigators in breast cancer. These chapters elucidate new mechanisms of breast cancer cell death as well as discuss new pathways for therapeutic targeting.

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Targeting New Pathways and Cell Death in Breast CancerEdited by Rebecca Aft

Published: February 29th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1744

ISBN: 978-953-51-0145-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6846-1

Copyright year: 2012

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23442 Total Chapter Downloads

6 Crossref Citations

26 Web of Science Citations

22 Dimensions Citations


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1. Estrogen-Induced Apoptosis in Breast Cancer Cells: Translation to Clinical Relevance

By Philipp Y. Maximov and Craig V. Jordan


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2. Targeted Apoptosis in Breast Cancer Immunotherapy

By Lin-Tao Jia and An-Gang Yang


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3. Induction of Apoptosis in Human Cancer Cells by Human Eb- or Rainbow Trout Ea4-Peptide of Pro-Insulin-Like Growth Factor-I (Pro-IGF-I)

By Maria J. Chen, Chun-Mean Lin and Thomas T. Chen


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4. Induction of Autophagic Cell Death by Targeting Bcl-2 as a Novel Therapeutic Strategy in Breast Cancer

By Bulent Ozpolat, Neslihan Alpay and Gabriel Lopez-Berestein


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5. The ATF/CREB Family of Transcription Factors in Breast Cancer

By Jeremy K. Haakenson, Mark Kester and David X. Liu


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6. Newly-Recognized Small Molecule Receptors on Human Breast Cancer Cell Integrin αvβ3 that Affect Tumor Cell Behavior

By Hung-Yun Lin, Faith B. Davis, Mary K. Luidens, Aleck Hercbergs Shaker A. Mousa, Dhruba J. Bharali and Paul J. Davis


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7. DNA Damage Response and Breast Cancer: An Overview

By Leila J. Green and Shiaw-Yih Lin


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8. Cell Cycle Regulatory Proteins in Breast Cancer: Molecular Determinants of Drug Resistance and Targets for Anticancer Therapies

By Aamir Ahmad, Zhiwei Wang, Raza Ali, Bassam Bitar, Farah T. Logna, Main Y. Maitah, Bin Bao, Shadan Ali, Dejuan Kong, Yiwei Li and Fazlul H. Sarkar


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9. Multidrug Resistence and Breast Cancer

By Gengyin Zhou and Xiaofang Zhang


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10. Multiple Molecular Targets of Antrodia camphorata: A Suitable Candidate for Breast Cancer Chemoprevention

By Hsin-Ling Yang, K.J. Senthil Kumar and You-Cheng Hseu


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