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New perspectives in prostate cancer

New perspectives in prostate cancer

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Published by Isis Medical Media in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prostate -- Cancer.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Arie Belldegrun, Roger S. Kirby, R. T. D. Oliver.
    ContributionsBelldegrun, A., Kirby, R. S., Oliver, R. T. D.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 336 p. :
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22165115M
    ISBN 101901865568
    OCLC/WorldCa43945127

      In the late s, Richard J Ablin, then a young researcher at the University of Buffalo in upstate New York, set out to investigate the immunology of the prostate. He found no specific markers for cancer, but he did identify a prostate-specific antigen (PSA), present in the blood, which rose as the prostate became enlarged.   An important translational book bridging the gap between science and clinical medicine, Prostate Cancer reviews the biological processes that can be implicated in the disease, reviews current treatments, highlighting the pitfalls where relevant and examines the scientific developments that might result in novel treatments in the Features* Provides a .

    Immunotherapy's potential for prostate cancer treatment “I think immunotherapy is going to be a very important component of treatment [for prostate cancer] as we go into the future,” said Dr. Elahe Mostaghel, a clinical researcher at Fred Hutch. Mostaghel envisions immunotherapies not, perhaps, as a cure for the disease, but as part of a combination strategy to slow the growth of . The risk assessment of the genetic susceptibility to cancer is the process of addressing and communicating the genetic risks to individuals and families with cancer. The recent breakthroughs of the next-generation sequencing era are adding new challenges to the precision clinical : Israel Gomy.

      One of the great minds in theoretical biology – his classic book. The Germ That Causes Cancer, by Doug A. Kaufmann, et. al. A book on how fungus (actually it is a pleomorphic bacteria which at times is the size of a fungus) is related to cancer. Cancer & Natural Medicine – A Textbook of Basic Science and Clinical Research, by John Boik. New Perspectives in Prostate Cancer by Belldegrun, Arie; Oliver, Professor Tim; Kirby, Roger S; Newling, Donald W W. Informa Healthcare, Hardcover. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name.


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The first quarter of the book is devoted to the basic science of genetics, the Author: Arie Belldegrun, Professor Tim Oliver, Roger S Kirby. New perspectives in prostate cancer: an introduction--Genetic susceptibility to prostate cancer--Genetic markers of prostate cancer: progression and androgen resistance--Role of growth factors and cytokines in the development and progression of prostate carcinoma--Epidermal growth factor and its receptor in prostatic growth--E-cadherin.

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The book reviews new data about molecular characteristics of the disease, profiles the new grading system for prostate cancer introduced inand provides new perspectives about imaging of prostate cancer, as well as the role of targeted biopsies.

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prostate cancer,cancer originating in the prostate gland. Prostate cancer is one of the most malignancies in men in the United States, second only to skin cancer, and as a cause of cancer death in men is second only to lung cancer. It occurs predominantly in men 65 years of age and older.

Black men have a higher incidence than white men. Their book, written tag-team style, is a provocative and frank look at the bewildering world of prostate cancer, from the current state of the multibillion-dollar industry to the range of available treatments.

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The Southwest Prostate Cancer Symposium (SPCS) is a multi-day conference that seeks to educate urologists, radiation oncologists, medical oncologists, and other healthcare professionals involved in the treatment of prostate cancer. The topics focus on current technical aspects of diagnosis and treatment of localized and advanced disease.

Dr Declan McKenna, Lecturer in the School of Biomedical Sciences at Ulster University, Coleraine, outlines past, present and future perspectives on hormone therapy for prostate cancer.

When Dr Charles Huggins took up a new post at the University of Chicago inhe had little interest in cancer biology. A physiologist by training, he was more interested in glandular.

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Dr Marcel and his naturopathic partner, Connie, spend their time between their Palo Alto, California, clinic and their Pacific Naturopathic. Now updated and revised, the definitive book on surviving prostate cancer from the world's leading authority on the prostate.

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