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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

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, 160 Pages

Published: June 2011

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-386469-7


  • 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

    Hedgehog Signaling and Pancreatic Tumor Development

    Matthias Lauth and Rune Toftgård

    Chapter 2

    The Microenvironment and Molecular Biology of the Multiple Myeloma Tumor

    Miguel Lemaire, Sarah Deleu, Elke De Bruyne, Els Van Valckenborgh, Eline Menu, and Karin Vanderkerken


    Chapter 3

    Chromatin Insulators: A Role in Nuclear Organization and Gene Expression

    Jingping Yang and Victor G. Corces


    Chapter 4

    Proteolytic Control of the Oncoprotein Transcription Factor Myc

    Lance R. Thomas and William P. Tansey


    Chapter 5

    TP53 Mutations in Human Cancer: Database Reassessment and Prospects for the Next Decade

    Thierry Soussi



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