Advances in Cancer Research

Advances in Cancer Research

1st Edition - October 22, 2009

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  • Editors: George Vande Woude, George Klein
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080912264
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780123747730

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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, including nitric oxide-induced apoptosis in tumor cells, detection of minimal residual disease, immunity to oncogenetic human papillomavirus, and modeling prostate cancer in the mouse.


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.

Table of Contents

    1. Liposome based chemo- and immunotherapy: From basic research to approved drugs. (Yechezkel Barenholz)
    2. Tumor Angiogenesis and Wound Repair (Nancy Boudreau)
    3. Tumor Dormancy and Metastasis (Ann F. Chambers)
    4. The Role of Micro RNAs in CLL (Carlo Croce)
    5. P13K/PTEN signaling in angiogenesis and tumorigenesis (Bing-Hua Jiang)
    6. The TRAIL to the Targeted Therapy of Breast Cancer (Stan Lipkowitz)
    7. Regulatory T-Cells (Danila Valmori)
    8. Deciphering the complexities of cancer in mouse models (Terry Van Dyke)

Product details

  • No. of pages: 160
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2009
  • Published: October 22, 2009
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080912264
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780123747730

About the Editors

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

George Klein

Affiliations and Expertise

Karolinska Insitutet, Stockholm, Sweden

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