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 HAMLET and tumor cells; survivin and apoptosis control; retroviral insertional mutagenesis; aberrant ubiquitin-mediated proteolysis of cell cycle regulatory proteins and oncogenesis; and epigenetic variability and the evolution of human cancer.

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 HAMLET and tumor cells; survivin and apoptosis control; retroviral insertional mutagenesis; aberrant ubiquitin-mediated proteolysis of cell cycle regulatory proteins and oncogenesis; and epigenetic variability and the evolution of human cancer.

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

HAMLET Kills Tumor Cells by Apoptosis - Cellular, Molecular and Therapeutic Aspects; Survivin and Apoptosis Control; Retroviral Insertional Mutagenesis: Tagging Cancer Pathways; Aberrant Ubiquitin-Mediated Proteolysis of Cell Cycle Regulatory Proteins and Oncogenesis; Epigenetic Variability and the Evolution of Human Cancer

Details

No. of pages:
173
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2003
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
eBook ISBN:
9780080915562
Print ISBN:
9780120066889
Print ISBN:
9780124112162

About the author

George Vande Woude

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, Van Andel Research Institute, Grand Rapids, MI, USA NCI-Frederick Cancer Research Facility Frederick, Maryland ABL-Basic Research Program, NCI-Frederick Cancer Research and Development Center, Frederick, Maryland

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