Oncogenes and tumour suppressors / edited by Gordon Peters and Karen H. Vousden.

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Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Oxford ; New York : IRL Press at Oxford University Press, ©1997.
Description
xix, 332 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm.

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This volume examines major developments in the field of oncogenes and tumour suppresor genes which are involved in the regulation of cell cycle, with summaries by researchers on the current state of their particular areas of expertise. In the FRONTIERS OF MOLECULAR BIOLOGY series.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Pt. I. Oncogenes and Signal Transduction. 1. Mechanisms of oncogene perturbation / Stephan Imreh, Laszlo Szekely and Klas G. Wiman [et al.]. 2. Growth factors / John K. Heath. 3. Growth factor receptors in cell transformation / Carl-Henrik Heldin and Lars Ronnstrand. 4. Oncogenic cytoplasmic protein tyrosine kinases / Serge Roche and Sara A. Courtneidge. 5. The RAS/RAF/ERK signal transduction pathway / Susan G. Macdonald and Frank McCormick. 6. Oncogenic transcription factors: FOS, JUN, MYC, MYB, and ETS / Suzanne J. Baker and Tom Curran
  • Pt. II. Tumour Suppressors and Cell Cycle Control. 7. Mammalian cell cycle control / Jonathon Pines. 8. The retinoblastoma gene product and its relatives / Nicholas B. La Thangue. 9. The tumour suppressor gene p53 / Susan B. Gangopadhyay, Jacinth Abraham and Yun Ping Lin [et al.]. 10. Tumour suppressor genes and inheritance of cancer / Donald M. Black. 11. Clinical relevance of oncogenes / Karol Sikora and Hardev Pandha.
ISBN
  • 0199635951 ((hbk.))
  • 9780199635955 ((hbk.))
  • 0199635943 ((pbk.))
  • 9780199635948 ((pbk.))
LCCN
97000855
OCLC
36352641
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