Editor: Atta-ur-Rahman / Khurshid Zaman

Topics in Anti-Cancer Research

Volume 1

eBook: US $49 Special Offer (PDF + Printed Copy): US $180
Printed Copy: US $156
Library License: US $196
ISSN: 2468-5860 (Print)
ISSN: 2213-3585 (Online)
ISBN: 978-1-60805-612-5 (Print)
ISBN: 978-1-60805-478-7 (Online)
Year of Publication: 2012
DOI: 10.2174/97816080547871120101


The Topics in Anti-Cancer Research eBook series covers important advances on both experimental (preclinical) and clinical cancer research in drug development.

Major developments in the fields of oncology are covered including mechanisms, tumor and stem cell biology, metastasis, tumor suppressors, cancer drug targets, drug clinical trials, cellular and molecular pathology, genomics and genetics, diagnostics, translational therapeutics, tumor immunology, and cancer prevention and epidemiology.

Topics in Anti-Cancer Research is an essential e-book series for oncologists, pharmaceutical scientists, clinicians, and to researchers in other related disciplines

Indexed in: Book Citation Index, Science Edition, Chemical Abstracts, BIOSIS Previews, EBSCO, Ulrich's Periodicals Directory.


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List of Contributors

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Silencing Human Cancer: Identification and Uses of MicroRNAs

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Francisco E. Nicolas, Sara Lopez-Gomollon, Alfonso F. Lopez-Martinez, Tamas Dalmay
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Insulin-Like Growth Factor Receptor Inhibitors: Categorical Lack of Efficacy or Lack of Personalised Medicine?

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Madeleine Hewish, Ian Chau, David Cunningham
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Heparan Sulfate Proteoglycans: Novel Targets for Breast Cancer Treatment

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Chuay-Yeng Koo, Yin-Ping Sen, Boon-Huat Bay, George W. Yip
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Adjuvant Therapy for Renal Cell Carcinoma

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Sebastiano Buti, Melissa Bersanelli, Maddalena Donini, Andrea Ardizzoni
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Targeted Therapies in the Treatment of Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma

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Emmanuel Seront, Jean-Pascal Machiels
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Rationale for an Intraperitoneal Gemcitabine Chemotherapy Treatment for Patients with Resected Pancreatic Cancer

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Paul H. Sugarbaker, Dal Yoo, O. Anthony Stuart, Lana Bijelic
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Restoring p53 Function: Novel Anticancer Approaches for an Old Foe

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Alessandra Leone, Alessandra Di Cintio, Elena Di Gennaro, Francesca Bruzzese, Alfredo Budillon
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Targeted Delivery of Short Interfering RNAs - Strategies for In Vivo Application

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Ahmad F. Hussain, Ulrich Wullner, Inga Neef, Mehmet K. Tur, Stefan Barth
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Personalized Medicine for Pediatric AML: New Targeted Strategies

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Riccardo Masetti, Katharina Kleinschmidt, Carlotta Biagi, Andrea Pession
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Pharmacology and Clinical Efficacy of Cladribine in Hematological Malignancies - Older and Newer Formulations

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Tadeusz Robak, Anna Korycka-Wolowiec, Ewa Robak
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Current Treatment Options in the Management of Locally Advanced Squamous Cell Cancers of Head and Neck

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Shahzad Raza, Areej Khan, Monis Khan, Jaffar A. Al-Hilli, Mahadi A. Baig, Tulay Aksoy, Madhumati R. Kalavar, Rashmi Ramasubbaiah
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Compounds with Anti-Inflammatory Effect Used for Preventing or Regressing Tumors

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Ricardo de Souza Pereira, Josiele Latties
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Author Index

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Subject Index

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