Editor: Atta-ur-Rahman

Advances in Cancer Drug Targets

Volume 3

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Printed Copy: US $119
Library License: US $356
ISSN: 2451-8891 (Print)
ISSN: 2213-9915 (Online)
ISBN: 978-1-68108-234-9 (Print)
ISBN: 978-1-68108-233-2 (Online)
Year of Publication: 2016
DOI: 10.2174/97816810823321160301

Introduction

Advances in Cancer Drug Targets is an e-book series that brings together recent expert reviews published on the subject with a focus on strategies for synthesizing and isolating organic compounds and elucidating the structure and nature of DNA.

The reviews presented in this series are written by experts in pharmaceutical sciences and molecular biology. These reviews have been carefully selected to present development of new approaches to anti-cancer therapy and anti-cancer drug development.

The contents of this volume include reviews on mediating or inhibiting different signaling pathways such as WNT signaling and MTOR as well as novel drug targets for tumor control such as neutrophil elastase and estrogen sulfatase. These reviews provide updates on new ways to treat a variety of cancers.

The reference work serves to give readers a brief yet comprehensive glance at current theory and practice behind employing chemical compounds for tackling tumor suppression, DNA site specific drug targeting and the inhibition of enzymes involved in growth control pathways. This e-book volume will be of special interest to molecular biologists and pharmaceutical scientists.

Preface

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List of Contributors

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Neutrophil Elastase as a Target in Lung Cancer: the State of the Art

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Gautier Moroy, Alain J.P. Alix, Janos Sapi, William Hornebeck and Erika Bourguet

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Inhibition of Membrane Complement Inhibitor Expression (CD46, CD55, CD59) by siRNA Sensitizes Tumor Cells to Complement Attack

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Srinivas Mamidi, Simon Höne, Nicolas Geis, Stefanie Zell, Renate Rutz, Wenhan Li, Thomas Giese, Stefan Schultz and Michael Kirschfink

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Points of Therapeutic Intervention along the Wnt Signaling Pathway in Hepatocellular Carcinoma

- Pp. 78-117 (40)
Miran Kim and Jack R. Wands

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Collaboration of Epithelial Mesenchymal Transition and Cancer Stem Cells: Sinister Routes for Chemoresistant Recurrent Ovarian Cancer

- Pp. 118-155 (38)
N. Ahmed, K. Abubaker, E. Chan, G. Kannourakis and J.K. Findlay

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Oxaliplatin-mediated Inhibition of Survivin Increases Sensitivity of Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma Cell Lines to Paclitaxel

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P.S. Bisen, Z. Khan, N. Khan and G.B.K.S. Prasad

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Melatonin Inhibits the Growth of DMBA-induced Mammary Tumors by Regulating Estrogen Sulfatase Enzyme

- Pp. 181-206 (26)
Alicia González, Virginia Álvarez-García, Carlos Martínez-Campa, Carolina Alonso-González and Samuel Cos

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Role of mTOR Signaling in Tumor Cell Motility, Invasion and Metastasis

- Pp. 207-244 (38)
Hongyu Zhou and Shile Huang

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Structure-Activity Studies on Arylamides and Arysulfonamides Ras Inhibitors

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Sonia Colombo, Alessandro Palmioli, Cristina Airoldi, Renata Tisi, Sonia Fantinato, Sandro Olivieri, Luca De Gioia, Enzo Martegani and Francesco Peri

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Subject Index

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