Guidance Molecules in Cancer and Tumor Angiogenesis

Advances in Cancer Research provides invaluable information on the exciting and fast-moving field of cancer research. This thematic volume looks at "Guidance molecules in Cancer and cancer angiogenesis" and contains outstanding and original reviews.
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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: May 2012
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-386503-8

Table of Contents

    1. Regulation of tumor initiation and metastatic progression by Eph receptor tyrosine kinases
    2. Jin Chen

    3. Essential Roles of EphB Receptors and EphrinB Ligands in Endothelial Cell Function and Angiogenesis
    4. Ombretta Salvucci and Giovanna Tosato

    5. Semaphorin signals tweaking the tumor microenvironment
    6. Claudia Muratori and Luca Tamagnone

    7. Guidance for life, cell death and colorectal neoplasia by Netrin dependence receptors
    8. Christian GESPACH

    9. A Roundabout Way to Cancer
    10. Mimmi S. Ballard and Lindsay Hinck

    11. Role of the Vegf/Vegfr Axis in Cancer Biology and Therapy

Annamaria Rapisarda and Giovanni Melillo