Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Pancreatic Cancer

Insights into Molecular Mechanisms and Novel Approaches to Early Detection and Treatment

Edited by Kelly D. McCall

Ohio University, United States of America

This book provides the reader with an update on recent findings related to the molecular basis for the development and progression of pancreatic cancer. This book also informs the reader about the link between obesity and pancreatic cancer, and how a well-known and widely used anti-diabetic drug may also be potentially useful for the treatment of pancreatic cancer. Moreover, this book provides insight into novel approaches for improved earlier detection of pancreatic cancer.

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Pancreatic CancerInsights into Molecular Mechanisms and Novel Approaches to Early Detection and TreatmentEdited by Kelly D. McCall

Published: May 14th 2014

DOI: 10.5772/57079

ISBN: 978-953-51-1375-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-7205-5

Copyright year: 2014

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10743 Total Chapter Downloads

5 Crossref Citations

9 Dimensions Citations


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1. The Molecular Frame of Pancreatic Carcinogenesis

By Elisabeth Heßmann, Sandra Baumgart, Nai ming Chen, Shiv Singh, Garima Singh, Alex König, Albrecht Neeße and Volker Ellenrieder


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2. Stem Cells in Pancreatic Cancer

By Cristiana Pistol Tanase, Ana-Maria Enciu, Maria Linda Cruceru, Laura Georgiana Necula, Ana Iulia Neagu, Bogdan Calenic and Radu Albulescu


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3. miRNAs in Pancreatic Cancer

By Radu Albulescu, Adrian Claudiu Popa, Elena Codrici, Daniela Ionela Popescu, Simona Mihai and Cristiana Tanase


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4. Linking Obesity and Pancreatic Cancer

By Kelly McCall, Anthony L Schwartz and Frank L Schwartz


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5. Endoscopic Ultrasound in Pancreatic Cancer: The New Perspective

By Andrada Seicean


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6. Select Population-Based and Translational Research for Improving Pancreatic Cancer Early Detection

By Shiro Urayama


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7. Metformin and Pancreatic Cancer Metabolism

By Mary Jo Cantoria, Hitendra Patel, Laszlo G. Boros and Emmanuelle J. Meuillet


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