Advances in Clinical Chemistry

Series Editor:

  • Gregory Makowski, Clinical Laboratory Partners, Newington; Hartford Hospital, Hartford; Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT, USA

Volume 45 of the Advances in Clinical Chemistry series contains review articles of wide interest to clinical laboratory scientists and diagnostic adventurers. Articles in this volume cover such topics as Inhibins as Diagnostic Markers in Human Reproduction; uPA and PAI-1 in Breast Cancer: Review of Their Clinical Utility and Current Validation in the Prospective NNBC-3 Trial; Advances in Multiple Analyte Profiling; Immune Monitoring of Clinical Trials with Biotherapies; Dietary Modification of Brain Function: Effects on Neuroendocrine and Psychological Determinants of Mental Health and Stress Related Disorders; Menopause, Estrogen and Gonadotropins in Alzheimer’s Disease; Immunosuppression Routed via the Kynurenine Pathway: A Biochemical and Pathophysiologic Approach; and Pathophysiology of Tumor-associated Macrophages.
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Audience

Biochemists and clinical biochemists.

 

Book information

  • Published: February 2008
  • Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-374208-7


Table of Contents

1. Inhibins as Diagnostic Markers in Human ReproductionAnastasia Tsigkou, Stefano Luisi, Fernando M. Reis, Felice Petraglia2. uPA and PAI-1 in Breast Cancer: Review of Their Clinical Utility and Current Validation in the Prospective NNBC-3 Trial Annecke K, Schmitt M, Euler U, Zerm M, Paepke D, Paepke S, von Minckwitz G, Thomssen C, and Harbeck N3. Advances in Multiple Analyte ProfilingVirginia M. Salas, Bruce S. Edwards, Larry A. Sklar4. Immune Monitoring of Clinical Trials with BiotherapiesTheresa L. Whiteside5. Dietary Modification of Brain Function: Effects on Neuroendocrine and Psychological Determinants of Mental Health and Stress Related DisordersWaladkhani A.R., Hellhammer J.6. Menopause, Estrogen and Gonadotropins in Alzheimer DiseaseRaj K. Rolston, Gemma Casadesus, Kate M. Webber, Craig S. Atwood, Richard L. Bowen, George Perry, Mark A. Smith7. Immunosuppression Routed via the Kynurenine Pathway: A Biochemical and Pathophysiologic ApproachÁlvaro González, Nerea Varo, Estibaliz Alegre, Angel Díaz, and Ignacio Melero8. Pathophysiology of Tumor-associated MacrophagesAng Yuan, Jeremy J.-W. Chen, and Pan-Chyr Yang