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 liposome-based chemotherapy and immunotherapy, human polyomaviruses, the role of micro RNAs in CLL, and cancer and cholesterol.
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Audience

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: May 2010
  • Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-374771-6

Reviews

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

Chapter 1

Insights into the Evolution of Lymphomas Induced by Epstein-Barr Virus

David Vereide and Bill Sugden

Chapter 2

Update on Human Polyomaviruses and Cancer

Ole Gjoerup and Yuan Chang

Chapter 3

The Tyrosine Phosphatase Shp2 in Development and Cancer

Katja S. Grossmann, Marta Rosário, Carmen Birchmeier, and Walter Birchmeier

Chapter 4

CXC Chemokines in Cancer Angiogenesis and Metastases

Ellen C. Keeley, Borna Mehrad, and Robert M. Strieter

Chapter 5

Genetically Engineered Mouse Models in Cancer Research

Jessica C. Walrath, Jessica J. Hawes, Terry Van Dyke, and Karlyne M. Reilly