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The molecular basis of human cancer / edited by William B. Coleman and Gregory J. Tsongalis.

Totowa, N.J. : Humana Press, c2002.
xii, 588 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Pt. I. Introduction. 1. Cancer Epidemiology: Incidence and Etiology of Human Neoplasms / William B. Coleman and Gregory J. Tsongalis -- Pt. II. Essential Concepts in Molecular Biology. 2. Essential Concepts and Techniques in Molecular Biology / Sharon Collins Presnell -- Pt. III. Molecular Themes in Oncogenesis. 3. Cancer Genes / John J. Reinartz. 4. Positive Mediators of Cell Proliferation in Neoplastic Transformation / James N. Welch and Susan A. Chrysogelos. 5. Inactivation of Negative Growth Regulators During Neoplastic Transformation / Kara N. Smolinski and Stephen J. Meltzer -- Pt. IV. Mechanisms of Mutation. 6. The Role of Genomic Instability in the Development of Human Cancer / William B. Coleman and Gregory J. Tsongalis. 7. Chromosomes and Chromosomal Instability in Human Cancer / Takashi Shimamoto and Kazuma Ohyashiki. 8. Hereditary Cancer / Bruce M. Boman, Lael Melchert and Jeremy Z. Fields -- Pt. V. Etiology of Human Cancers.
  • 9. Evolution of Research in Cancer Etiology / Lorenzo Tomatis and James Huff. 10. Cellular Responses to Chemical Carcinogens / Edward L. Loechler, Bryan Henry and Kwang-Young Seo. 11. Physical Agents in Human Carcinogenesis / Cynthia R. Timblin, Yvonne Janssen-Heininger and Brooke T. Mossman. 12. Viral Mechanisms of Human Carcinogenesis / Felix Hoppe-Seyler and Karin Butz -- Pt. VI. Human Tumor Systems. 13. The Molecular Biology of Colorectal Carcinoma: Importance of the Wg/Wnt Signal Transduction Pathway / J. Milburn Jessup, Gary Gallick and Bo Liu. 14. Molecular Genetic Alterations in Primary Hepatocellular Neoplasms: Hepatocellular Adenoma, Hepatocellular Carcinoma, and Hepatoblastoma / Joe W. Grisham. 15. The Molecular Basis of Breast Carcinogenesis / April Charpentier and C. Marcelo Aldaz. 16. The Molecular Basis of Prostate Carcinogenesis / Allen C. Gao and John T. Isaacs. 17. The Molecular Basis of Lung Carcinogenesis / Kwun M. Fong, Yoshitaka Sekido and John D. Minna.
  • 18. The Molecular Basis of Skin Carcinogenesis / Caterina Missero, Mariarosaria D'Errico and Gian Paolo Dotto / [et al.]. 19. The Molecular Biology of Leukemias / Arnold B. Gelb and L. Jeffrey Medeiros. 20. Molecular Genetic Applications to the Diagnosis of Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma / Gregory J. Tsongalis and William N. Rezuke -- Pt. VII. Future Directions. 21. Cancer Genetic Counseling / Katherine Schneider, Kristen Shannon and Anu Chittenden / [et al.]. 22. Molecular Genetic Diagnosis of Inherited Cancer Predisposition / Elizabeth M. Petty and Beverly M. Yashar. 23. Novel Molecular Targets for Cancer Drug Discovery / John K. Buolamwini. 24. Gene Therapy in the Treatment of Human Cancer / Jesus Gomez-Navarro, Guadalupe Bilbao and David T. Curiel.
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