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Emphasizes immunophenotpic features, cytogenetic studies, and diagnostic molecular aspects. This book provides introductions to morphologic evaluation of the hematopoietic tissues and principles of immunophenotyping, cytogenetics and molecular studies followed by chapters dedicated to different types of hematologic disorders.
Highlights principles of immune suppression that drive cancer and offers ideas about how therapy can be improved by attacking these principles. This book demonstrates how attacking tumors with molecular targeted therapeutics or traditional chemotherapeutic drugs can produce potent anti-tumor effects in preclinical models.
Antitumour chemotherapy is an active field of research. This book focuses on the mechanism of action of antitumour drugs from the molecular point of view and on the relationship between chemical structure and chemical and biochemical reactivity of antitumour agents, aiming at the rationalization of the action of this type of drugs.
Presents imaging technology used in clinics or at experimental stages for diagnosis and/or early detection of various cancers, including anticancer vaccines, surgical techniques, chemotherapy, radiation, and gene therapies. This book discusses cancers that include breast, lung, liver, prostate, cervical, brain, gastrointestinal, and ovarian.
Provides information on the field of cancer research. This volume presents reviews on a variety of topics including: RUNX genes in development and cancer; the RNA continent; the c-myc promoter; designer self-assembling peptide nanofiber scaffolds for study of 3-D cell biology and beyond; and, dendritic cells in cancer.
Covers available drugs as well as those under development and provides a clinical perspective on trials of anticancer agents. This book also presents drug discovery examples through the use of case histories.
This is the second edition of the widely praised book by Drs Eduardo D. Bruera and Russell K. Portenoy on all aspects of cancer pain.
Identifies the nutritional requirements of the aging population, and how nutraceuticals and other CAM options affect those. This book explores the nutritional materials botanical extracts and components that can have important health promotion benefits and risks, to ensure safe consumption.