Editor: Atta-ur-Rahman

Frontiers in Clinical Drug Research - Anti-Cancer Agents

Volume 4

eBook: US $89 Special Offer (PDF + Printed Copy): US $122
Printed Copy: US $166
Library License: US $356
ISSN: 2451-8905 (Print)
ISSN: 2215-0803 (Online)
ISBN: 978-1-68108-482-4 (Print)
ISBN: 978-1-68108-481-7 (Online)
Year of Publication: 2017
DOI: 10.2174/97816810848171170401


Frontiers in Clinical Drug Research - Anti-Cancer Agents is a book series intended for pharmaceutical scientists, postgraduate students and researchers seeking updated and critical information for developing clinical trials and devising research plans in anti-cancer research. Reviews in each volume are written by experts in medical oncology and clinical trials research and compile the latest information available on special topics of interest to oncology researchers.

The fourth volume of the book brings forth reviews on biomarkers and new drugs used for treating gastrointestinal cancer and breast cancer. The volume also covers the topics of adjuvant therapy, cancer nanodrugs and the role of adiponectin and dicycloplatin in cancer therapy.


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List of Contributors

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Biomarkers for Monitoring Response to Therapies and Detection of Acquired Resistance in Advanced Gastrointestinal Cancers

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Jens C. Hahne, Milko Mirchev, Iskren Kotzev, Andrea Lampis, Nicola Valeri
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Perspectives in Breast Cancer Treatment and Principal New Agents

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Andrea Nicolini, Paola Ferrari, Pier Mario Biava
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Foods and Nutrients as Adjuvants in Cancer Chemo-prevention and Treatment

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Natalia G. Vallianou, Eleni Geladari, Angelos Evangelopoulos, Christos Kazazis
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Clinical Anticancer Nanodrug: Advantages and Challenges

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Yi Hou, Mengjia Dou, Debra L. Zynger, Wei Rao, Jing Liu
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Adiponectin-Based Therapeutics for Cancer Treatment

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Dahui Li, Handi Cao, Jie Chen, Ming Liu, Yu Wang
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Adjuvants in Cancer Vaccines - Progress and Challenges

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Abid H. Banday, Syed Irtiqa Urfi, Victor J. Hruby
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Dicycloplatin, a Platinum - Based Supramolecule with 4 Hydrogen Bonds,is a Promising Chemotherapy Drug

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Xuqing Yang, Jing Jie Yu, Yi Guo, Michael D. Mueller
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Subject Index

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