Advances in Cancer Research

Edited by

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

Advances in Cancer Research provides invaluable information on the exciting and fast-moving field of cancer research. Here, once again, outstanding and original reviews are presented on a variety of topics, including tumor dormancy, micro RNA, tumor angiogenesis, cancer in mouse models, liposome based chemo and autoimmunotherapy, signaling in angiogenesis, targeted cancer therapy, and regulatory t-cells.
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Researchers and students in the basic and clinical sciences of cancer biology and oncology, plus related areas in genetics, immunology, pharmacology, cell biology, and molecular biology.


Book information

  • Published: July 2009
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-374437-1


Praise for the Serial: "This classic and essential series presents critical overviews on select aspects of both cancer research and the basic underlying sciences."--American Scientist "Excellent, highly informative, in-depth reviews...expertly written, up-to-date, and well-referenced."--Journal of Medicinal Chemistry "This is a series that has a long tradition of excellence in the field of cancer biology."--Doody's Publishing Reviews

Table of Contents

1: Tumor Dormancy and MetastasisAnn F. Chambers2: The Role of Micro RNA in CLLCarlo Croce3: Tumor Angiogenesis and Wound RepairNancy Boudreau4: Deciphering the Complexities of Cancer in Mouse ModelsTerry Van Dyke5: Liposome Based Chemo and Autoimmunotherapy: From Basic Research to Approved DrugsYechezkel Barenholz6: P13K/PTEN Signaling in Angiogenesis and TumorigenesisBing-Hua Jiang7: The Trail to the Targeted Therapy of Breast CancerStan Lipkowitz8: Regulatory T-CellsDanila Valmori