Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Prostate Cancer

Original Scientific Reports and Case Studies

Edited by Philippe E. Spiess

Moffitt Cancer Center, United States of America

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 research. This book is a celebration of the significant advances made within this field over the past decade, with the hopes that this is the stepping stone for the eradication of this potentially debilitating and/or fatal malignancy.

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Prostate CancerOriginal Scientific Reports and Case StudiesEdited by Philippe E. Spiess

Published: November 21st 2011

DOI: 10.5772/2399

ISBN: 978-953-307-342-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6581-1

Copyright year: 2011

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24692 Total Chapter Downloads

1 Web of Science Citations

2 Dimensions Citations


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1. Epidemiology of Prostate Cancer: The Case of Ethnic German Migrants from the Former Soviet Union

By Volker Winkler and Heiko Becher


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2. NSAID Induction of p75NTR in the Prostate: A Suppressor of Growth and Cell Migration Via the p38 MAPK Pathway

By Daniel Djakiew


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3. Polymorphism Analysis of TRAIL Gene and Correlation TRAIL Expression in Prostate Cancer

By Yuanyuan Mi, Lijie Zhu and Ninghan Feng


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4. Development of Miniature 125I - Seeds for the Treatment of Prostate Cancer

By Sanjay Kumar Saxena and Ashutosh Dash


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5. LNCaP Prostate Cancer Growth In Vivo: Oncostatic Effects of Melatonin as Compared to Hypoxia and Reoxygenation

By L. Terraneo, E. Finati, E. Virgili, G. Demartini, L. De Angelis, R. Dall’Aglio, F. Fraschini, M. Samaja and R. Paroni


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6. Cancer Detection from Transrectal Ultrasound Guided Biopsy in a Single Center

By Selvalingam S., Leong A.C., Natarajan C., Yunus R. and Sundram M.


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7. Elderly and Early Prostate Cancer

By K. Stamatiou


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8. Tumoral Markers in Prostate Cancer

By Noemí Cárdenas-Rodríguez and Esaú Floriano-Sánchez


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9. Improving Prostate Cancer Classification: A Round Robin Forward Sequential Selection Approach

By Sabrina Bouatmane, Ahmed Bouridane, Mohamed Ali Roula and Somaya Al-Maadeed


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10. New Selenoderivatives as Antitumoral Agents

By Carmen Sanmartín, Juan Antonio Palop, Beatriz Romano and Daniel Plano


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11. Stem Like Cells and Androgen Deprivation in Prostate Cancer

By Yao Tang, Mohammad A. Khan, Bin Zhang and Arif Hussain


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12. Injection Site Granulomas Resulting from Administration of Leuprorelin Acetate

By Taku Suzuki and Hideki Mukai


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13. New Botanical Materials with Anti-Androgenic Activity

By Tomoyuki Koyama


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14. Inhibition of Advanced Prostate Cancer by Androgens and Liver X Receptor Agonists

By Chih-Pin Chuu, Hui-Ping Lin, Ching-Yu Lin, Chiech Huo and Liang-Cheng Su


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