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Advances in Cancer Research

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.


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.

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Advances in Cancer Research

Hardbound, 195 Pages

Published: May 2010

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-374771-6


  • 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


  • 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


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