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Retinoblastoma

An Update on Clinical, Genetic Counseling, Epidemiology and Molecular Tumor Biology

Retinoblastoma is the first tumor suppressor gene discovered ever. The discovery opened a new avenue in the field of oncology leading to the identification of 35 tumor suppressor genes, till date in our genome. This book is an excellent compilation of both clinical and basic science information that meets the needs of a young clinician and a researcher at the same time. It also has abundant information on recent advances and cutting-edge knowledge in intracellular molecular cross-talking of retinoblastoma protein with various cellular viral-like proteins.

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RetinoblastomaAn Update on Clinical, Genetic Counseling, Epidemiology and Molecular Tumor BiologyEdited by Govindasamy Kumaramanickavel

Published: March 28th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1301

ISBN: 978-953-51-0435-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6945-1

Copyright year: 2012

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22530 Total Chapter Downloads

3 Crossref Citations

8 Web of Science Citations

8 Dimensions Citations

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1. Review of Clinical Presentations of Retinoblastoma

By Onyekonwu Chijioke Godson

3925

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2. Second Malignancies in Retinoblastoma: The Real Problem

By Basil K. Williams Jr. and Amy C. Schefler

3344

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3. Ototoxic Hearing Loss and Retinoblastoma Patients

By Shaum P. Bhagat

2196

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4. Retinoblastoma - Genetic Counseling and Molecular Diagnosis

By Claude Houdayer, Marion Gauthier-Villars, Laurent Castéra, Laurence Desjardins, François Doz and Dominique Stoppa-Lyonnet

2831

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5. Epidemiology of Retinoblastoma

By Wilson O. Akhiwu and Alex P. Igbe

3497

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6. The Retinoblastoma Family Protein p130 as a Negative Regulator of Cell Growth and Tumor Progression

By Luigi Bagella

1342

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7. Significance of Retinoblastoma Protein in Survival and Differentiation of Cerebellar Neurons

By Jaya Padmanabhan

1560

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8. Cytoskeletal Organization and Rb Tumor Suppressor Gene

By Yi-Jang Lee, Pei-Hsun Chiang and Peter C. Keng

1934

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9. Viral Oncogenes and the Retinoblastoma Family

By M. Geletu and L. Raptis

1902

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