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Primary Liver Cancer

Challenges and Perspectives

Gu, Jianren (Ed.)

Jointly published with Zhejiang University Press.

2012, XXIV, 462 p.

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  • New concepts for basic and clinical oncology
  • A comprehensive review of up-to-date basic oncology, not only covering Primary Liver Cancer (PLC), but also including molecular and cellular biology, genetics, and immunology of cancer
  • Recent progress in strategies in integrated therapy of PLC
  • Effective anti-viral and chemo-intervention cancer development in fields and population study
  • All the book contributors are leading experts in the field of liver cancer, including 7 Academicians of Chinese Academy of Engineering

"Primary Liver Cancer: Challenges and Perspectives" presents the recent progress in basic and clinical research in Primary Liver Cancer (PLC) in China and around the world. PLC patients in China make up more than 50% of the total patients worldwide. By contributing to the book, the leading experts in the field of liver cancer in China as well as in the US share with readers their new concepts, practices, and experiences from bench to bed, from population study to individual survey, from molecular search to clinical practice, and from early diagnosis to treatment. The book is intended for researchers in the fields of epidemiology, molecular genetics, cell biology, immunology of HCC and other cancers, and clinical oncology in primary liver cancer.

Jianren Gu is a Professor of molecular oncology at the Shanghai Cancer Institute, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine and Academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering.

Content Level » Research

Keywords » Oncology - Primary Liver Cancer - ZJUP

Related subjects » Cancer Research - Immunology - Oncology & Hematology - Public Health

Table of contents 

Introduction: Concept, Challenges and Perspectives.- Systems Biological Survey for Cancer Research.- Systemic Regulation in the Development of Hepatocellular Carcinoma.- Genomics, Epigenomics of Hepatocellular Carcinoma.- Biomarkers of Hepatocellular Carcinoma.- Metabonomics of Hepatocellular Carcinoma.- Signal Transduction in Hepatic Cancer.- Cancer Stem Cells of Hepatocellular Carcinoma.- Immunology of Liver.- Immunology and Hepatic Cancer.- Immune Therapy of Hepatic Cancer.- Epidermiology of Primary Liver Cancer.- Molecular Carcinogenesis of Hepatic Cancer.- Chemo-intervention of the Development of Hepatic Cancer.- HBV and Hepatocellular Carcinoma.- Metastasis of Hepatic Cancer.- Integrated Treatment of Hepatic Cancer.- Liver Transplantation for Treatment of Hepatic Cancer.

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Distribution rights in China: Zhejiang University Press.

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