Cancer Stem Cells

Written By Lucie Laplane
Cancer Stem Cells
  • Publsiher : Harvard University Press
  • Release : 06 June 2016
  • ISBN : 0674969561
  • Pages : 264 pages
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Download or read book entitled Cancer Stem Cells by author: Lucie Laplane which was release on 06 June 2016 and published by Harvard University Press with total page 264 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. A new therapeutic strategy could break the stalemate in the war on cancer by targeting not all cancerous cells but the small fraction that lie at the root of cancers. Lucie Laplane offers a comprehensive analysis of cancer stem cell theory, based on an original interdisciplinary approach that combines biology, biomedical history, and philosophy.

Stem Cells and Cancer Stem Cells Volume 3

Stem Cells and Cancer Stem Cells Volume 3
  • Author : M.A. Hayat
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2011-11-22
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 0674969561
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Summary : It is pointed out that cancer stem cell is a cell type within a tumor that possesses the capacity of cell-renewal and can give rise to the heterogeneous lineages of cancer cells that comprise the tumor. It is emphasized that a cancer stem cell is a tumor initiating cell. That ...

Prominin 1 CD133 New Insights on Stem Cancer Stem Cell Biology

Prominin 1  CD133   New Insights on Stem   Cancer Stem Cell Biology
  • Author : Denis Corbeil
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-11-19
  • Total pages : 252
  • ISBN : 0674969561
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Summary : ​​​​​​​Prominin-1 or otherwise known as CD133 is a glycoprotein that is present in humans and mice. Since the first description of prominin in 1997, in mouse neuroepithelial cells and in human hematopoietic stem cells as AC133 antigen, this molecule has aroused a large interest especially, as a stem cell marker, that ...

Advances in Cancer Stem Cell Biology

Advances in Cancer Stem Cell Biology
  • Author : Roberto Scatena,Alvaro Mordente,Bruno Giardina
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2011-10-06
  • Total pages : 343
  • ISBN : 0674969561
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Summary : In recent years, cancer stem cells have been recognized as important component in carcinogenesis and they seem to form the basis of many (if not all) tumor types. Cancer stem cells or "cancer cell like stem cells" have been isolated from various cancers of different origin (blood, breast, brain, skin, ...

Cancer Stem Cells

Cancer Stem Cells
  • Author : Lucie Laplane
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-06-06
  • Total pages : 264
  • ISBN : 0674969561
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Summary : A new therapeutic strategy could break the stalemate in the war on cancer by targeting not all cancerous cells but the small fraction that lie at the root of cancers. Lucie Laplane offers a comprehensive analysis of cancer stem cell theory, based on an original interdisciplinary approach that combines biology, ...

Cancer Stem Cells

Cancer Stem Cells
  • Author : William L. Farrar
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 171
  • ISBN : 0674969561
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Summary : Explores the emerging field of research in cancer stem cells; covers the basic biology, genetic pathways and therapeutic targeting....

Breast Cancer Stem Cells Therapy Resistance

Breast Cancer Stem Cells   Therapy Resistance
  • Author : Phuc Van Pham
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-11-26
  • Total pages : 114
  • ISBN : 0674969561
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Summary : This volume thoroughly examines breast cancer stem cells (BCSCs), from basic definitions to techniques for identifying, isolating, culturing, and targeting BCSCs for therapy; there is additional focus on pre-clinical and clinical results. The text begins with a discussion of breast cancer, focusing especially on the limitations of current therapies in ...

Stem Cells and Cancer Stem Cells Volume 5

Stem Cells and Cancer Stem Cells  Volume 5
  • Author : M.A. Hayat
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-02-22
  • Total pages : 309
  • ISBN : 0674969561
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Summary : It is pointed out that a cancer stem cell is a type within a tumor that possesses the capacity of self-renewal and can give rise to the heterogeneous lineages of cancer cells, which comprise the tumor. It is emphasized that a unique feature of cancer stem cells is that, although ...

Stem Cells and Cancer Stem Cells Volume 9

Stem Cells and Cancer Stem Cells  Volume 9
  • Author : M.A. Hayat
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-22
  • Total pages : 332
  • ISBN : 0674969561
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Summary : This fresh addition to the rapidly expanding Springer series on stem cells represents an additional forward step in our understanding of the causes, diagnosis, and cell-related therapies of major human diseases as well as debilitating injuries to human tissue and organs. Showcasing the work of more than 80 contributors from 13 nations, ...

Cancer Stem Cells

Cancer Stem Cells
  • Author : Sharmila A. Bapat
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2008-10-03
  • Total pages : 276
  • ISBN : 0674969561
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Summary : Because the concept and discoveries of cancer stem cells are relatively new, scientists and researchers need an introduction to this dynamic area. Cancer Stem Cells presents a consolidated account of the research done to date and recent progresses in the studies of cancer stem cells. Such a presentation facilitates a ...

Cancer Stem Cells in Solid Tumors

Cancer Stem Cells in Solid Tumors
  • Author : Alison L. Allan
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2011-08-12
  • Total pages : 478
  • ISBN : 0674969561
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Summary : The “cancer stem cell” hypothesis postulates that cancer arises from a subpopulation of tumor-initiating cells or cancer stem cells (CSCs). While the idea of cancer stem cells has been around for more than a hundred years, evidence from the fields of hematology and cancer biology has now demonstrated the critical ...

Cancer Stem Cells

Cancer Stem Cells
  • Author : Vinagolu K. Rajasekhar
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2014-01-27
  • Total pages : 552
  • ISBN : 0674969561
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Summary : Cancer Stem Cells covers a wide range of topics incancer stem cell biology, including the functional characteristicsof cancer stem cells and how they're generated, where they arelocalized, the means by which cancer stem cells can be targeted,and how cancer stem cells can be reprogrammed back to normal tissuestem cells. ...

Stem Cells and Cancer Stem Cells Volume 4

Stem Cells and Cancer Stem Cells  Volume 4
  • Author : M.A. Hayat
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-02-09
  • Total pages : 319
  • ISBN : 0674969561
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Summary : Vast therapeutic applications of the following specific stem cells in disease and tissue injury are discussed: embryonic stem cells, induced pluripotent stem cells, human hair follicle stem cells, bone marrow-derived human mesenchymal stem cells, adipose-derived stem cells, periodontal/progenitor cells, cancer stem cells, and breast cancer stem cells. Because human ...

DNA Repair of Cancer Stem Cells

DNA Repair of Cancer Stem Cells
  • Author : Lesley A Mathews,Stephanie M Cabarcas,Elain Hurt
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-07-26
  • Total pages : 180
  • ISBN : 0674969561
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Summary : The existence of ‘cancer stem cells’ (CSCs) has been a topic of heated debate for the last few years within the field of cancer biology. Their continuous characterization in a variety of solid tumors has lead to an abundance of evidence supporting their existence. CSCs are believed to be responsible ...

The Cancer Stem Cell Niche

The Cancer Stem Cell Niche
  • Author : Susie Nilsson
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-02-01
  • Total pages : 246
  • ISBN : 0674969561
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Summary : The Cancer Stem Cell Niche, Volume Five in the Advances in Stem Cells and their Niches series, highlights new advances in the field, with this new volume presenting interesting chapters on a variety of timely topics, including Acute lymphoblastic leukemia and the bone marrow microenvironment, Stem cell niches in bone ...

Bioengineering and Cancer Stem Cell Concept

Bioengineering and Cancer Stem Cell Concept
  • Author : Mirjana Pavlovic,Bela Balint
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-12-22
  • Total pages : 144
  • ISBN : 0674969561
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Summary : This book explores the role of cancer stem cells in the diagnosis, treatment, and cure of cancers. This book also tackles novel methodology for cancer stem cell marker identification, cancer stem cell respiration and metabolism, genetic and epigenetic mechanisms including DNA methylation, and mi-RNA assemble. It also emphasizes the role ...