Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Colorectal Cancer - From Pathogenesis to Treatment

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Luis Rodrigo
Luis Rodrigo

University of Oviedo,
Spain

Published07 September 2016

Doi10.5772/61359

ISBN978-953-51-2545-7

Print ISBN978-953-51-2544-0

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-953-51-4184-6

Copyright year2016

Number of pages440

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Open access  chapters

1. Molecular Mechanisms Involved in the Acquisition of Resistance to Treatment of Colon Cancer Cells

By Dora M. Velázquez, María Cristina Castañeda-Patlán and Martha Robles-Flores

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2. Circadian Regulation of Colon Cancer Stem Cells: Implications for Therapy

By Sandra Ríos-Arrabal, José Antonio Muñoz-Gámez, Sergio Manuel Jiménez-Ruíz, Jorge Casado-Ruíz, Francisco Artacho-Cordón and Josefa León-López

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3. Modulation of Apoptosis in Colon Cancer Cells by Bioactive Compounds

By Marinela Bostan, Mirela Mihaila, Camelia Hotnog, Coralia Bleotu, Gabriela Anton, Viviana Roman and Lorelei Irina Brasoveanu

2,314
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4. BRAF Mutation in Colorectal Cancer

By Louisa Lo, Timothy Price, Joanne Young and Amanda Townsend

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5. Colorectal Cancer Prevention and Risk Counseling

By Serife Koc, Melek Nihal Esin and Aysun Ardic

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6. Imaging of Colonic and Rectal Cancer

By Radu I Badea, Cosmin N Caraiani and Diana I Florian

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7. Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection for Early Colon Cancer

By Valentin Ignatov, Anton Tonev, Nikola Kolev, Aleksandar Zlatarov, Shteryu Shterev, Tanya Kirilova and Krasimir Ivanov

2,412
8. Colorectal Cancer and Inflammatory Bowel Disease

By Paul Mitrut, Anca Oana Docea, Adina Maria Kamal, Radu Mitrut, Daniela Calina, Eliza Gofita, Vlad Padureanu, Corina Gruia and Liliana Streba

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9. Laparoscopy in the Management of Colon Cancer

By Valentin Ignatov, Anton Tonev, Nikola Kolev, Aleksandar Zlatarov, Shteryu Shterev, Dilyan Petrov, Tanya Kirilova and Krasimir Ivanov

1,550
10. Current Immunotherapeutic Treatments in Colon Cancer

By Zodwa Dlamini, Thandeka Khoza, Rodney Hull, Mpho Choene and Zilungile Mkhize-Kwitshana

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11. The Management of the Primary Tumor in Patients with Metastatic Colorectal Cancer

By Shahid Ahmed, Selliah Kanthan, Nayyer Iqbal, Adnan Zaidi, Duc Le, Tahir Abbas and Kamal Haider

2,026
12. Simultaneous Surgery for Synchronous Colorectal Liver Metastases

By Nikola Kolev, Valentin Ignatov, Anton Tonev, Aleksandar Zlatarov, Boryana Naydenova, Georgi Ivanov, Dilyan Petrov and Krasimir Ivanov

1,708
13. Adjuvant Treatment in Colon Cancer

By Ivan Shterev Donev, Nikola Kolev, Valentin Ignatov, Anton Tonev, Aleksandar Zlatarov, Assia Konsoulova, Elitza Entcheva, Plamena Drenakova and Krasimir Ivanov

1,675
14. Robot-Assisted Colonic Resections for Cancer

By Monica Ortenzi, Giovanni Lezoche, Roberto Ghiselli and Mario Guerrieri

1,472
15. Immunotherapy in Colorectal Cancer

By Gabriel Mak, Michele Moschetta and Hendrik‐Tobias Arkenau

1,892
18. Studies of Malaysian Plants in Prevention and Treatment of Colorectal Cancer

By Yumi Z. H-Y. Hashim, Chris I. R. Gill, Cheryl Latimer, Nigel Ternan and Phirdaous Abbas

2,100
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