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A Concise Review of Molecular Pathology of Breast Cancer

Cancer is one of the leading causes of death in most countries and its consequences result in huge economic, social and psychological burden. Breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer type and the leading cause of cancer death among females. In this book, we discussed gene expression and DNA abnormalities including methylation in breast cancer. A recent important topic, roles of miRNAs and their potential use in cancer therapy have been discussed in this cancer type as well. Bioinformatics is very important part of recent human genome developments and data mining and thus this topic has also been added for the readers. It is hoped that this book will contribute to development of novel diagnostic as well as therapeutic approaches, which lead to cure of breast cancer.

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A Concise Review of Molecular Pathology of Breast CancerEdited by Mehmet Gunduz

Published: March 25th 2015

DOI: 10.5772/58669

ISBN: 978-953-51-2030-8

Copyright year: 2015

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9629 Total Chapter Downloads

4 Crossref Citations

3 Web of Science Citations

11 Dimensions Citations

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1. Breast Cancer- It’s All in the DNA

By Somaira Nowsheen, Khaled Aziz, Asef Aziz and Alexandros G Georgakilas

1353

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2. DNA Methylation

By Majed S. Alokail and Amal M. Alenad

1089

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3. Genome-Wide Gene Expression Analysis to Identify Epistatic Gene-Pairs Associated with Prognosis of Breast Cancer

By I-Hsuan Lin and Ming-Ta Hsu

815

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4. MicroRNA in Breast Cancer — Gene Regulators and Targets for Novel Therapies

By Yunus A. Luqmani and Maitham A. Khajah

1161

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5. MicroRNAs as Therapeutic Targets in Human Breast Cancer

By Hacer Esra Gurses, Omer Faruk Hatipoğlu, Mehmet Gunduz and Esra Gunduz

1253

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6. Plasminogen Activator System — Diagnostic, Prognostic and Therapeutic Implications in Breast Cancer

By Catherine Leurer and Shafaat Ahmed Rabbani

1018

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7. Bioinformatics in Breast Cancer Research

By Beyzanur Yigitoglu, Eyyup Uctepe, Ramazan Yigitoglu, Esra Gunduz and Mehmet Gunduz

1251

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8. Relationship of Breast Cancer with Ovarian Cancer

By Ayşe Çelik, Muradiye Acar, Catherine Moroski Erkul, Esra Gunduz and Mehmet Gunduz

975

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9. Enantiomerically Pure Substituted Benzo-Fused Heterocycles — A New Class of Anti-Breast Cancer Agents

By Joaquín M. Campos, M. Eugenia García-Rubiño, Nawal Mahfoudh and César Lozano-López

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