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Role of Biomarkers in Medicine

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The use of biomarkers in basic and clinical research has become routine in many areas of medicine. They are accepted as molecular signatures that have been well characterized and repeatedly shown to be capable of predicting relevant disease states or clinical outcomes. In Role of Biomarkers in Medicine, expert researchers in their individual field have reviewed many biomarkers or potential biomarkers in various types of diseases. The topics address numerous aspects of medicine, demonstrating the current conceptual status of biomarkers as clinical tools and as surrogate endpoints in clinical research. This book highlights the current state of biomarkers and will aid scientists and clinicians to develop better and more specific biomarkers for disease management.

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Role of Biomarkers in MedicineEdited by Mu Wang

Published: August 17th 2016

DOI: 10.5772/61449

ISBN: 978-953-51-2506-8

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-2505-1

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1. Cancer Biomarkers

By Hala Fawzy Mohamed Kamel, and Hiba Saeed Bagader Al-Amodi

1237

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2. Dynamics of Cancer-Related Proteins in Patients with Bladder Cancer

By Kazumasa Matsumoto, Morihiro Nishi, Hideyasu Tsumura, Ken-ichi Tabata, Tetsuo Fujita and Masatsugu Iwamura

467

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3. Emerging Biomarkers and Clinical Implications in Endometrial Carcinoma

By Danielle Daley-Brown, Gabriela Oprea-Ilies, Alexander Quarshie and Ruben Rene Gonzalez-Perez

650

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4. Oxidative Stress Biomarkers for Diabetic Retinopathy and Medical Management Affecting Oxidative Stress

By Ines Cilenšek, Sara Mankoč Ramuš, Mojca Globočnik Petrovič and Daniel Petrovič

876

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5. Novel Biomarkers to Understand Cardiovascular Complications in Diabetes

By Ramu Adela and Sanjay K. Banerjee

983

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6. Biomarkers, Obesity, and Cardiovascular Diseases

By Monica Navarro Meza and Jesus Alcala‐Bejarano Carrillo

797

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7. High-Mobility Group Box-1 Protein a Potential Inflammatory Biomarker in Diabetic Retinopathy

By Ghulam Mohammad

788

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8. Potential Biomarkers for Physical Exercise-Induced Brain Health

By Suk Yu Yau, Ang Li, Xin Sun, Christine J. Fontaine, Brian R. Christie and Kwok-Fai So

1072

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9. Biomarkers in Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury

By Stefan Mircea Iencean and Andrei Stefan Iencean

626

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10. Biomarkers-Directed Strategies to Treat Autism

By Afaf El-Ansary and Hussain Al Dera

712

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11. Biomarkers in Rare Genetic Diseases

By Chiara Scotton and Alessandra Ferlini

771

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