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Rowley, Janet D.

Overview
Works: 31 works in 58 publications in 1 language and 858 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Periodicals  Interviews  History  Biography 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other, Interviewee
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Most widely held works by Janet D Rowley
Chromosomal translocations and genome rearrangements in cancer by Michelle M Le Beau( )

10 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume collates world experts' insights into the molecular biology of cancer chromosomes, their abnormalities and the subsequent cellular consequences. Exploring themes involving oncogenes, such as by chromosomal translocations, other genome rearrangements and somatic mutations, this book is a review of the field of cancer genetics that presages a new era, as whole genome sequencing becomes more accessible. The work begins with a look at historical themes, such as the analysis of metaphase chromosomes using microscopy and staining techniques, advances in which provided our first broad glimpse into the genetic anatomy of a malignant cell. Readers will learn about the application of DNA molecular cloning techniques in the 1980s, that led to the identification of the genes involved in the Philadelphia and Burkitt's lymphoma chromosomal translocations, solidifying the role of oncogenes and tumour suppressor genes in cancer aetiology via chromosomal alterations, and which launched a field in cancer genetics. Subsequent chapters bring the reader up to date by reviewing recent developments in the field, with dedicated sections on leukaemia/lymphoma, sarcomas and epithelial tumours. Contributions feature numerous colour tables and illustrations and this volume will provide a basis for understanding cancer chromosomes for many years to come
Genes and cancer : proceedings of a CETUS/UCLA Symposium held in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, March 11-17, 1984 by Cetus-UCLA Symposium on Genes and Cancer( Book )

5 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chromosomes and cancer : from molecules to man( Book )

7 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virchows Archiv. Zellpathologie( )

in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consistent chromosomal aberrations and oncogenes in human tumours( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chromosome changes in leukaemia by Janet D Rowley( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chromosomes and cancer from molecules to man by Janet D Rowley( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conversations in Genetics : an oral history of our intellectual heritage in genetics. Vol. 2.( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of conversations with geneticists who have made major contributions to the conceptual foundations of modern genetics. Accomplished researchers reflect on their research achievements and describe the paths they took during various phases of their lives. Useful to those interested in the history of genetics and the evolution of scientific ideas
The Fourth international workshop on chromosomes in leukemia : a prospective study of acute nonlymphocytic leukemia, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., September 2-7, 1982 by International Workshop on Chromosomes in Leukemia( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cytogenetics in hematologic malignancies( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Genes and cancer( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Genes and cancer : proceedings of a CETUS-UCLA symposium; Steamboat Springs - Col., March 11-17, 1984 : also: 13th UCLA symposium( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conversations in genetics : talking with Janet Rowley( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded on May 6, 2004, at the Cummings Life Sciences Center at The University of Chacago, Chicago, IL., Alfred Knudson, Senior Member, Division of Population Science, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA., talks to Janet D. Rowley, Blum-Riese Professor of Medicine and Human Genetics, The university of Chicago. Rowley has been an international leader in cancer research for more than thirty years, beginning with her critical discovery that cancer can be caused by a specific reciprocal translocation chromosomal rearrangement. She and others subsequently found a multitude of other specific translocations that underlie many sarcomas, leukemias and lymphomas, and showed that their common mechanism is activation or creation of an oncogene that stimulates cell proliferation or interferes with programmed cell death. Her work continues to illuminate cancer research and to bring her many honours, including the National Medal of Science, the Lasker Award, the Gairdner Foundation Award, and the Benjamin Franklin Medal
Chromosomes and cancer : from molecules to man : (fifth Annual Bristol-Myers symposium on cancer research; Chicago - Ill., October 1982)( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The development of a knowledge based system to deliver health and safety information to designers in the construction industry by Janet D Rowley( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CONSISTENT CHROMOSOMAL ABERRATIONS AND ONCOGENES IN HUMAN TUMOURS( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Cancer cytogenetics : is it passe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Stem cell therapy : hype or hope? by Janet D Rowley( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Talking with Janet Rowley( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Janet Rowley évoque avec Alfred G. Knudson ses travaux sur les aberrations chromosomiques humaines et la génétique du cancer
Creating an urban villahe : the early development at Lightmoor, Telford by Janet D Rowley( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Conversations in Genetics : an oral history of our intellectual heritage in genetics. Vol. 2.
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Alternative Names
Davison, Janet

Janet Rowley ahli biologi asal Amerika Serikat

Janet Rowley Amerikaans biologe (1925-2013)

Janet Rowley US-amerikanische Hämatologin

Rowley, Janet

Дженет Роули

ג'נט דוויסון ראולי גנטיקאית אמריקאית

جانيت راولي عالمة وراثة أمريكية

جنت رولی

ジャネット・ラウリー

珍妮特·罗利

Languages
English (49)