MiRNAs in Differentiation and Development - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128118702, 9780128498637

MiRNAs in Differentiation and Development, Volume 333

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editors: Lorenzo Galluzzi Ilio Vitale
eBook ISBN: 9780128498637
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128118702
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 19th July 2017
Page Count: 334
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Table of Contents

1. Regulation of the DNA damage response by miRNAs

Xiongbin Lu

2. miRNAs and the p53 network

Giovanni Blandino

3. Impact of miRNAs in the cellular response to hypoxia

Bernard Mari

4. miRNAs in oncogenesis and tumor suppression

George A. Calin

5. Role of miRNAs in metastatic dissemination

Milena Nicoloso

6. Exosomal miRNAs in the biology and detection of cancer

Muller Fabbri

7. Deregulation of miRNAs in glioblastoma

Silvia A. Ciafre


MiRNAs in Differentiation and Development, Volume 333, the latest in the International Review of Cell and Molecular Biology series, reviews and details current advances in cell and molecular biology. Topics in this updated volume include chapters on the Regulation of the DNA damage response by miRNAs, miRNAs and the p53 network, the Impact of miRNAs in the cellular response to hypoxia, miRNAs in oncogenesis and tumor suppression, and the Role of miRNAs in metastatic dissemination. The IRCMB series has a worldwide readership, maintaining a high standard by publishing articles on timely topics that are authored by prominent cell and molecular biologists.

The articles published in IRCMB have a high impact and an average cited half-life of nine years. This great resource ranks high amongst scientific journals dealing with cell biology.

Key Features

  • Publishes only invited review articles on selected topics
  • Authored by established and active cell and molecular biologists drawn from international sources
  • Offers a wide range of perspectives on specific subjects


The IRCMB series covers all fields of cell and molecular biology. IRCMB articles are addressed to a very wide public, ranging from undergraduate and graduate students to experienced scientists in a specific field


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About the Serial Volume Editors

Lorenzo Galluzzi Serial Volume Editor

Lorenzo Galluzzi received his Ph.D. in 2008 from the University of Paris Sud/Paris XI (France), and now works as a research manager in the laboratory of Guido Kroemer. He is particularly fascinated by several aspects of mitochondrial cell death, autophagy, cancer cell metabolism and tumour immunology. He has published more than 270 articles in peer-reviewed scientific journals, and is currently the 6th and youngest of the 30 most-cited European cell biologists (relative to the period 2007-2013).

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Radiation Oncology, Weill Cornell Medical College, NY, USA

Ilio Vitale Serial Volume Editor

Dr Ilio Vitale is an esteemed oncologist. He is a member of the University of Rome and associated to the Regina Elena National Cancer Institute based in Italy.

Affiliations and Expertise

Regina Elena National Cancer Institute, Rome and Department of Biology, University of Rome, Italy