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The Resource Cancer chemotherapy, Rachel Airley

Cancer chemotherapy, Rachel Airley

Label
Cancer chemotherapy
Title
Cancer chemotherapy
Statement of responsibility
Rachel Airley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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Airley, Rachel.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cancer
  • Neoplasms
  • Antineoplastic Agents
Label
Cancer chemotherapy, Rachel Airley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-330) and index
Contents
  • 1.
  • Cancer epidemiology.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Histopathology of cancer.
  • p. 11
  • 3.
  • Carcinogenesis, malignant transformation and progression.
  • p. 19
  • 4.
  • Molecular biology of cancer: oncogenes and tumour suppressor genes.
  • p. 23
  • 5.
  • Tumour metastasis: a convergence of many theories.
  • p. 37
  • 6.
  • Health professionals in the treatment of cancer.
  • p. 49
  • 7.
  • Principles of cancer chemotherapy.
  • p. 55
  • 8.
  • Classical anticancer agents.
  • p. 67
  • 9.
  • philosophy of cancer research.
  • p. 117
  • 10.
  • Novel anticancer agents.
  • p. 125
  • 11.
  • Clinical trials.
  • p. 167
  • 12.
  • Tumour hypoxia.
  • p. 177
  • 13.
  • Antiangiogenic and antivascular agents.
  • p. 199
  • 14.
  • Tyrosine kinase inhibitors.
  • p. 217
  • 15.
  • Ras inhibitors.
  • p. 225
  • 16.
  • Inhibitors of the Akt/PKB pathway.
  • p. 229
  • 17.
  • Targeting stress proteins: HSP90 inhibitors.
  • p. 233
  • 18.
  • proteasome.
  • p. 237
  • 19.
  • Checkpoint protein kinases as novel targets - mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR).
  • p. 245
  • 20.
  • Telomerase.
  • p. 249
  • 21.
  • Histone deacetylase: an epigenetic drug target.
  • p. 255
  • 22.
  • Pharmaceutical problems in cancer chemotherapy.
  • p. 265
  • 23.
  • Oncology pharmacy at home and abroad.
  • p. 281
  • 24.
  • Practice exam questions.
  • p. 283
  • 25.
  • Bibliography and further reading.
  • p. 299
  • Index.
  • p. 331
Control code
021731136
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 341 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780470092545
Lccn
2008052079
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
Cancer chemotherapy, Rachel Airley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-330) and index
Contents
  • 1.
  • Cancer epidemiology.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Histopathology of cancer.
  • p. 11
  • 3.
  • Carcinogenesis, malignant transformation and progression.
  • p. 19
  • 4.
  • Molecular biology of cancer: oncogenes and tumour suppressor genes.
  • p. 23
  • 5.
  • Tumour metastasis: a convergence of many theories.
  • p. 37
  • 6.
  • Health professionals in the treatment of cancer.
  • p. 49
  • 7.
  • Principles of cancer chemotherapy.
  • p. 55
  • 8.
  • Classical anticancer agents.
  • p. 67
  • 9.
  • philosophy of cancer research.
  • p. 117
  • 10.
  • Novel anticancer agents.
  • p. 125
  • 11.
  • Clinical trials.
  • p. 167
  • 12.
  • Tumour hypoxia.
  • p. 177
  • 13.
  • Antiangiogenic and antivascular agents.
  • p. 199
  • 14.
  • Tyrosine kinase inhibitors.
  • p. 217
  • 15.
  • Ras inhibitors.
  • p. 225
  • 16.
  • Inhibitors of the Akt/PKB pathway.
  • p. 229
  • 17.
  • Targeting stress proteins: HSP90 inhibitors.
  • p. 233
  • 18.
  • proteasome.
  • p. 237
  • 19.
  • Checkpoint protein kinases as novel targets - mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR).
  • p. 245
  • 20.
  • Telomerase.
  • p. 249
  • 21.
  • Histone deacetylase: an epigenetic drug target.
  • p. 255
  • 22.
  • Pharmaceutical problems in cancer chemotherapy.
  • p. 265
  • 23.
  • Oncology pharmacy at home and abroad.
  • p. 281
  • 24.
  • Practice exam questions.
  • p. 283
  • 25.
  • Bibliography and further reading.
  • p. 299
  • Index.
  • p. 331
Control code
021731136
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 341 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780470092545
Lccn
2008052079
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

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