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Carcinogenesis, Diagnosis, and Molecular Targeted Treatment for Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma

This book is a comprehensive treatise of the potential risk factors associated with NPC development, the tools employed in the diagnosis and detection of NPC, the concepts behind NPC patients who develop neuro-endocrine abnormalities and ear-related complications after radiotherapy and chemotherapy, the molecular mechanisms leading to NPC carcinogenesis, and the potential therapeutic molecular targets for NPC.

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Carcinogenesis, Diagnosis, and Molecular Targeted Treatment for Nasopharyngeal CarcinomaEdited by Shih-Shun Chen

Published: February 15th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1484

ISBN: 978-953-307-867-0

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6735-8

Copyright year: 2012

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40286 Total Chapter Downloads

5 Crossref Citations

3 Web of Science Citations

10 Dimensions Citations


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1. Epigenetics of Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma

By Zhe Zhang, Fu Chen, Hai Kuang and Guangwu Huang


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2. Pathologic Significance of EBV Encoded RNA in NPC

By Zhi Li, Lifang Yang and Lun-Quan Sun


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3. Role of the Epstein-Barr Virus ZEBRA Protein and HPV in the Carcinogenesis of Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma

By Moumad Khalid, Laantri Nadia, Attaleb Mohammed, Dardari R’kia, Benider Abdellatif, Benchakroun Nadia, Ennaji Mustapha and Khyatti Meriem


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4. Chemical Carcinogenesis and Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma

By Faqing Tang, Xiaowei Tang, Daofa Tian and Ya Cao


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5. Epstein-Barr Virus Serology in the Detection and Screening of Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma

By Li-Jen Liao and Mei-Shu Lai


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6. Imaging of Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma

By Michael Chan, Eric Bartlett, Arjun Sahgal, Stephen Chan and Eugene Yu


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7. MRI-Detected Cranial Nerve Involvement in Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma

By Li Li, Wenxin Yuan, Lizhi Liu and Chunyan Cui


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8. Endocrine Complications Following Radiotherapy and Chemotherapy for Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma

By Ken Darzy


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9. Ear-Related Issues in Patients with Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma

By Wong–Kein Christopher Low and Mahalakshmi Rangabashyam


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10. Update on Medical Therapies of Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma

By Soumaya Labidi, Selma Aissi, Samia Zarraa, Said Gritli, Majed Ben Mrad, Farouk Benna and Hamouda Boussen


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11. Potential Therapeutic Molecular Targets for Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma

By Shih-Shun Chen


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12. Nasopharyngeal Cancer – An Expanding Puzzle – Claiming for Answers

By E. Breda, R. Catarino and R. Medeiros


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