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The genetic basis of human cancer / editors, Bert Vogelstein, Kenneth W. Kinzler.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : McGraw-Hill, Medical Pub. Division, c2002.
Εdition:
2nd ed.
Description:
xv, 821 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
  • Pt. 1. Basic Concepts in Cancer Genetics. 1. Introduction / Kenneth W. Kinzler and Bert Vogelstein. 2. The Nature and Mechanisms of Human Gene Mutation / Stylianos E. Antonarakis, Michael Krawczak and David N. Cooper. 3. Genomic Imprinting and Cancer / Andrew P. Feinberg. 4. Genes Altered by Chromosomal Translocations in Leukemia and Lymphomas / A. Thomas Look. 5. Chromosome Alterations in Human Solid Tumors / Paul S. Meltzer, Anne Kallioniemi and Jeffrey M. Trent. 6. Gene Amplification in Human Cancers: Biological and Clinical Significance / Michael D. Hogarty and Garrett M. Brodeur. 7. Tumor Genome Instability / Daniel P. Cahill and Christoph Lengauer. 8. Gene Expression Profiling in Cancer / Gregory J. Riggins and Patrice J. Morin -- Pt. 2. Controls on Cell Cycle. 9. Cell Cycle Control: An Overview / Bruce E. Clurman and James M. Roberts. 10. Apoptosis and Cancer / Charles M. Rudin and Craig B. Thompson. 11. Oncogenes / Morag Park.
  • 12. Tumor-Suppressor Genes / Eric R. Fearon -- Pt. 3. Familial Cancer Syndromes. 13. Familial Cancer Syndromes: Role of Caretakers and Gatekeepers / Kenneth W. Kinzler and Bert Vogelstein. 14. Nucleotide Excision Repair Syndromes: Xeroderma Pigmentosum, Cockayne Syndrome, and Trichothiodystrophy / Dirk Bootsma, Kenneth H. Kraemer and James E. Cleaver / [et al.]. 15. Ataxia-Telangiectasia / Richard A. Gatti. 16. Bloom Syndrome / James German and Nathan A. Ellis. 17. Fanconi Anemia / Arleen D. Auerbach, Manuel Buchwald and Hans Joenje. 18. Hereditary Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer (HNPCC) / C. Richard Boland. 19. Werner Syndrome / Gerard D. Schellenberg, Tetsuro Miki and Chang-En Yu / [et al.]. 20. Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome / Lauri A. Aaltonen. 21. Juvenile Polyposis Syndrome / James R. Howe. 22. Retinoblastoma / Irene F. Newsham, Theodora Hadjistilianou and Webster K. Cavenee. 23. Li-Fraumeni Syndrome / David Malkin. 24. Wilms Tumor / Daniel A. Haber.
  • 25. Neurofibromatosis 1 / David H. Gutmann and Francis S. Collins. 26. Neurofibromatosis 2 / Mia MacCollin and James Gusella. 27. Renal Carcinoma / W. Marston Linehan, Berton Zbar and Richard D. Klausner. 28. Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1 / Stephen J. Marx. 29. Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 2 / B. A. J. Ponder. 30. Malignant Melanoma / Alexander Kamb and Meenhard Herlyn. 31. Cowden Syndrome / Charis Eng and Ramon Parsons. 32. Skin Cancer (Including Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome) / Jonathan L. Rees. 33. Breast Cancer / Fergus J. Couch and Barbara L. Weber. 34. Colorectal Tumors / Kenneth W. Kinzler and Bert Vogelstein. 35. Pilomatricoma and Pilomatrix Carcinoma / Edward F. Chan, Uri Gat and Ramanuj Dasgupta / [et al.]. 36. Hereditary Paragangliomas of the Head and Neck / Peter Devilee, Andel G. L. van der Mey and Cees J. Cornelisse. 37. Cylindromatosis / Michael R. Stratton and Graham R. Bignell.
  • 38. Familial Cardiac Myxomas and Carney Complex / Mark Veugelers, Carl J. Vaughn and Craig T. Basson. 39. Genetic Testing for Familial Cancer / Gloria M. Petersen and Ann-Marie Codori -- Pt. 4. Cancer by Site. 40. Pancreatic Cancer / Ralph H. Hruban, Charles J. Yeo and Scott E. Kern. 41. Ovarian Cancer / Louis Dubeau. 42. Endometrial Cancer / Lora Hedrick Ellenson. 43. Cervical Cancer / Kathleen R. Cho. 44. Bladder Cancer / Paul Cairns and David Sidransky. 45. Stomach Cancer / Steven M. Powell. 46. Prostate Cancer / William B. Isaacs and G. Steven Bova. 47. Brain Tumors / Sandra H. Bigner, Roger E. McLendon and Naji Al-Dosari / [et al.]. 48. Lung Cancer / Barry D. Nelkin, Mack Mabry and Stephen B. Baylin. 49. Hepatocellular Carcinoma / Lynne W. Elmore and Curtis C. Harris. 50. Clinical and Biological Aspects of Neuroblastoma / Garrett M. Brodeur. 51. Cancers of the Oral Cavity and Pharynx / Saman Warnakulasuriya.
  • 52. Genetic Abnormalities in Lymphoid Malignancies / Dan L. Longo.
ISBN:
0071370501 (alk. paper)
LCCN:
2001044560
OCLC:
47756556
Related name:
RCP:
C - S