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Advances in the Scientific Evaluation of Bladder Cancer and Molecular Basis for Diagnosis and Treatment

Edited by Raj Persad

Bristol Royal Infirmary, United Kingdom


Bladder cancer is the sixth most common cancer in the world affecting more than 300,000 men and women worldwide. This book summarizes the vast breadth of current understanding of the molecular and genetic processes involved in carcinogenesis of the bladder, carcinoma in-situ and treatment modalities of muscle invasive disease, immune-therapy and potential targets for future therapy.

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Advances in the Scientific Evaluation of Bladder Cancer and Molecular Basis for Diagnosis ...Edited by Raj Persad

Published: May 22nd 2013

DOI: 10.5772/56665

ISBN: 978-953-51-1142-9

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-7153-9

Copyright year: 2013

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4 Crossref Citations

6 Web of Science Citations

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1. Genetic Instability in Normal-Appearing and Tumor Urothelium Cells and the Role of the TP53 Gene in the Toxicogenomic Effects of Antineoplastic Drugs

By Daisy Maria Favero Salvadori and Glenda Nicioli da Silva


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2. The Crosstalk of c-MET with Related Receptor Tyrosine Kinases in Urothelial Bladder Cancer

By Sheng-Hui Lan, Shan-Ying Wu, Giri Raghavaraju, Nan-Haw Chow and Hsiao-Sheng Liu


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3. Loss of Imprinting as an Epigenetic Marker in Bladder Cancer

By Mariana Bisarro dos Reis and Cláudia Aparecida Rainho


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4. The Changing Incidence of Carcinoma In-Situ of the Bladder Worldwide

By Weranja Ranasinghe and Raj Persad


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5. Autologous Immunotherapy as a Novel Treatment for Bladder Cancer

By Martin C. Schumacher and Amir M. Sherif


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6. Metastasis After Primary Treatment — Peri-Operative and Bladder-Preservation Therapy in Muscle Invasive Diseases

By Yasuyoshi Miyata and Hideki Sakai


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