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Introduction to the cellular and molecular biology of cancer

Author: Margaret A Knowles; P Selby
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.
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Aimed at both students and new researchers, the fourth edition of this text provides a concise yet comprehensive overview of cancer biology, covering the current status of both research and treatment.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret A Knowles; P Selby
ISBN: 019852563X 9780198525639 0198568533 9780198568537
OCLC Number: 57349129
Notes: "Oxford bioscience"--Cover.
Description: xvii, 532 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. What is cancer? / L.M. Franks and M.A. Knowles --
2. The causes of cancer / Naomi Allen [and others] --
3. Inherited susceptibility to cancer / D. Timothy Bishop --
4. DNA repair and cancer / Beate Köberle, John P. Wittschieben, and Richard D. Wood --
5. Epigenetic events in cancer / Jonathan C. Cheng and Peter A. Jones --
6. Molecular cytogenetics of cancer / Denise Sheer and Janet Shipley --
7. Oncogenes / Margaret A. Knowles --
8. Tumour suppressor genes / Sonia Laín and David P. Lane --
9. The cancer cell cycle / Chris J. Norbury --
10. Cellular immortalization and telomerase activation in cancer / Robert F. Newbold --
11. Growth factors and their signalling pathways in cancer / Sally A. Prigent --
12. Apoptosis: molecular physiology and significance for cancer therapeutics / Dean A. Fennell --
13. Mechanisms of viral carcinogenesis / Paul Farrell --
14. Cytokines and cancer / Peter W. Szlosarek and Frances R. Balkwill --
15. Hormones and cancer / Charlotte L. Bevan --
16. The spread of tumours / Ian Hart --
17. Cellular and molecular biology of cancer: Angiogenesis / K. Tahtis and R. Bicknell --
18. Stem cells, haemopoiesis, and leukaemia / Mel Greaves --
19. Animal models of cancer / Jos Jonkers and Anton Berns --
20. The immunology of cancer / Peter C.L. Beverley --
21. The Molecular pathology of cancer / Tatjana Crnogorac-Jurcevic, Richard Poulsom, and Nicholas R. Lemoine --
22. From transcriptome to proteome / Silvana Debernardi, Rachel Craven, Bryan D. Young, and Rosamonde E. Banks --
23. Local treatment of cancer / I.S. Fentiman --
24. Chemotherapy / D.R. Camidge and D.I. Jodrell --
25. Radiotherapy and molecular radiotherapy / Anne Kiltie --
26. Monoclonal antibodies and therapy / T. Geldart, M.J. Glennie, and P.W.M. Johnson --
27. Immunotherapy of cancer / Andrew M. Jackson and Joanne Porte --
28. Cancer gene therapy / John David Cheste --
29. Screening / Peter Sasieni and Jack Cuzick --
30. Conclusions and prospects / Peter Selby and Margaret Knowles --
Index.
Responsibility: Margaret A. Knowles, Peter J. Selby.
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