Advances in Cancer Research

Edited by

  • George Vande Woude, Director, Van Andel Research Institute, Grand Rapids, MI, USA
  • George Klein, Karolinska Insitutet, Stockholm, Sweden

The Advances in Cancer Research series provides invaluable information on the exciting and fast-moving field of cancer research. This volume presents outstanding and original reviews on a variety of topics including RUNX Genes in Development and Cancer; The RNA Continent; The c-myc Promoter; Designer Self-Assembling Peptide Nanofiber Scaffolds for Study of 3-D Cell Biology and Beyond; and Dendritic Cells in Cancer. Immunotherapy
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Audience

Researchers and students in the basic and clinical science of cancer biology and oncology, plus related areas in genetics, immunology, pharmacology, cell biology and molecular biology.

 

Book information

  • Published: December 2007
  • Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-374224-7


Table of Contents

Chapter 1: FOUNDATIONS IN CANCER RESEARCH: The Turns of Life and ScienceChapter 2: RUNX Genes in Development and Cancer: Regulation of Viral Gene Expression and the Discovery of RUNX Family Genes.Chapter 3: The RNA Continent.Chapter 4: The c-myc Promoter: Still MysterY and Challenge.Chapter 5: Designer Self-Assembling Peptide Nanofiber Scaffolds for Study of 3-D Cell Biology and Beyond.Chapter 6: Dendritic Cells in Cancer Immunotherapy.