Description

The Advances in Cancer Research series provides invaluable information on the exciting and fast-moving field of cancer research. This volume presents outstanding and original reviews on a variety of topics, including chromosome instability in cancer; telomerase inhibitors as an option for chemotherapy; avian retrovirus pathogenicity; Epstein-Barr virus and undifferentiated nasopharyngeal carcinoma; immunotherapy for prostate cancer; and the role of lymphocytes in anti-tumor immunity.

Key Features

The Advances in Cancer Research series provides invaluable information on the exciting and fast-moving field of cancer research. This volume presents outstanding and original reviews on a variety of topics, including chromosome instability in cancer; telomerase inhibitors as an option for chemotherapy; avian retrovirus pathogenicity; Epstein-Barr virus and undifferentiated nasopharyngeal carcinoma; immunotherapy for prostate cancer; and the role of lymphocytes in anti-tumor immunity.

Readership

Researchers and students in the basic and clinical science of cancer biology and oncology, plus related areas in genetics, immunology, pharmacology, cell biology, and molecular biology.

Table of Contents

Chromosome Instability in Cancer: How, When and Why? Telomerase Inhibitors - A New Option for Chemotherapy Variation of Especially Avian Retrovirus Pathogenicity: A Historical Background Epstein-Barr Virus and Undifferentiated Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma New Immunobiological and Molecular Insights on a Long-Standing Etiopathogenic Association Advances in Immunotherapy for Prostate Cancer The Role of Lymphocytes in Anti-Tumor Inmmunity

Details

No. of pages:
350
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2003
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Print ISBN:
9780120066872
Electronic ISBN:
9780080915555

Reviews

"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