Biochemical and Molecular Aspects of Selected Cancers: v. 2

Biochemical and Molecular Aspects of Selected Cancers: v. 2

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This two-volume work not only includes much of the newer molecular biology research but also important earlier research in this area, essential for the comprehensive understanding of the biochemistry of neoplastic diseases. It aims to provide a source of information for the young investigator. Human cancers, not experimental models of cancer, are emphasized.
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  • Hardback | 526 pages
  • 156 x 234 x 31.75mm | 903g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • 012564499X
  • 9780125644990

Table of contents

Chronic myelogenous leukemia - a model for the genetic and biochemical basis of neoplasia, K. Barton and C.A. Westbrook; structural basis of oncogenic activation of epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR), J.H. Kung et al; colonic carcinoma - a common tumor with multiple genomic abnormalities, L.H. Augenlicht and B.G. Heerdt; alterations associated with early neoplasia in the colon, T.P. Pretlow; genetic alterations and gene expression in human malignant glioma, L.E. Ostrowski et al; biochemistry of prostatic carcinoma, T.G. Pretlow et al; androgen receptors in human prostate cancer, M.V. Sadi and E.R. Barrack; biochemistry and molecular biology of skin tumours, C.J. Conti and A.J.P. Klein-Szanto; alterations in polyamine metabolism in epithelial tumours of the skin, T.G. O'Brien et al; carbohydrate metabolism and neoplasia - new perspectives for diagnosis and therapy, F. Figenbrodt et al; cytokeratin expression in carcinoma, R.B. Nagle; regulation of lysosomal endopeptidases in malignant neopolasia, B.F. Sloanne et al; malignant-cell properties important in the organ preference of metastasis, G.K. Nicolson and G. Barnes Jr.; role of autocrine growth factors in cancer cells, L.Z. Sun et al.
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