Princeton University Library Catalog

Cancer chemotherapy / Rachel Airley.

Author:
Airley, Rachel [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Chichester, UK ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley-Blackwell, 2009.
Description:
x, 341 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-330) and index.
Contents:
Cancer epidemiology -- Histopathology of cancer -- Carcinogenesis, malignant transformation, and progression -- Molecular biology of cancer : oncogenes and tumour suppressor genes -- Tumour metastasis : a convergence of many theories -- Health professionals in the treatment of cancer -- Principles of cancer chemotherapy -- Classic anticancer agents -- The philosophy of cancer research -- Novel anticancer agents -- Clinical trials -- Tumour hypoxia -- Antiangiogenic and antivascular agents -- Tyrosine kinase inhibitors -- Ras inhibitors -- Inhibitors of the Akt/PKB pathway -- Targeting stress proteins: HSP90 inhibitors -- The proteasome -- Checkpoint protein kinases as novel targets : mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR) -- Telomerase -- Histone deacetylase : an epigenetic drug target -- Pharmaceutical problems in cancer chemotherapy -- Oncology pharmacy at home and abroad -- Practice exam questions.
Subject(s):
CancerChemotherapy [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 9780470092545 (HB)
  • 0470092548 (HB)
  • 9780470092552 (PB)
  • 0470092556 (PB)
LCCN:
2008052079
OCLC:
216941051
RCP:
C - S