Approaches to Understanding Breast Cancer

Approaches to Understanding Breast Cancer

1st Edition - October 19, 2017

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  • Editor: Rajkumar Lakshmanaswamy
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780128127728
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128127735

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Approaches to Understanding Breast Cancer, Volume 151, the latest volume in the Progress in Molecular Biology and Translational Science series focuses on breast cancer, with new chapters that include information on Breast Cancer Epidemiology, Prevention, and Screening, DCIS: Current Principles of Management, Pregnancy and Hormonal Prevention of Breast Cancer, Chemokines: Key Players in Pathobiology of Breast Cancer, Mircrobiota and Breast Cancer, Experimental Therapeutic Use of Estrogen Receptor Beta Agonists in Prevention and Treatment of Endocrine Therapy Resistant Breast Cancers: Observations from Pre-Clinical Models, Targeting Breast Cancer Stem Cells: Key for Anti-Metastatic Therapy, and Experimental Therapy of Advanced Breast Cancer: Target NFAT1-MDM2-p53 Pathway.

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  • Accessible to students and researchers alike
  • Written by leading authorities in the field


Students, researchers, microbiologists, molecular biologists

Table of Contents

  • 1. Approaches to Understanding Breast Cancer. Chapter One:  Breast Cancer Epidemiology, Prevention and Screening
    Navkiran Kaur Shokar
    2. Current approaches to diagnosis and treatment of ductal carcinoma in situ and future directions
    Shrikant Anant and Randi Ryan
    3. Pregnancy and Breast Cancer
    Rajkumar Lakshmanaswamy
    4. Association of Cytokines and Chemokines in Pathogenesis of Breast Cancer
    Shailesh Singh
    5. Cancer Stem Cells and Metastasis
    Rajkumar Lakshmanaswamy
    6. Therapeutic use of estrogen receptor beta agonists in prevention and treatment of endocrine therapy resistant breast cancers: Observations from pre-clinical models
    Rajeshwar Rao Tekmal
    7. Experimental Therapy of Advanced Breast Cancer: Targeting NFAT1-MDM2-p53 Pathway
    ruiwen zhang
    8. Microbiota and Breast Cancer
    Sridhar Mani
    9. Complementary and alternative medicine and breast cancer
    Rajkumar Lakshmanaswamy

Product details

  • No. of pages: 294
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2017
  • Published: October 19, 2017
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780128127728
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128127735

About the Serial Volume Editor

Rajkumar Lakshmanaswamy

Dr. Rajkumar Lakshmanaswamy works at the Department of Biomedical Sciences at the Texas Tech University.

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Biomedical Sciences, Paul L. Foster School of Medicine (PLFSOM), Texas Tech University, USA

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