Cancer Genetics

Molecular Genetics of Liver Neoplasia

Editors: Wang, Xin Wei, Grisham, Joe W., Thorgeirsson, Snorri S. (Eds.)

  • An exciting overview of the advances in the genetics and biology of liver cancer, diagnosis, treatment and prevention
  • Chapters range from genetics and environmental risk factors, genetics of liver development and pathogenesis, epigenetic changes associated with liver cancer, the utilities of genetic animal models, cancer stem cells, applying gene expression profiling by microarrays to liver cancer, to liver cancer genetics in the clinic
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Cancer is a genetic disease and cancer research is a broad discipline embracing investigators and clinicians with diverse backgrounds. This new edition of Molecular Genetics of Liver Neoplasia intends to provide a comprehensive view on genetics and a mechanistic understanding of liver cancer. The book covers from molecular pathogenesis and cellular origin to translational genomics of liver cancer. The leading experts in the field of liver cancer have thoroughly summarized the latest developments and have provided current viewpoints and novel concepts. This cutting-edge volume is a vital resource for today’s basic cancer researchers, graduate students, medical students and clinicians interested in hepatocarcinogenesis.

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  • Biology of Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Past, Present and Beyond

    Wang, Xin Wei (et al.)

    Pages 3-17

  • Overview of Cholangiocarcinoma and Evidence for a Primary Liver Carcinoma Spectrum

    Grisham, Joe W. (et al.)

    Pages 19-33

  • Pathology of Hepatocellular Carcinoma

    Kojiro, Masamichi

    Pages 37-48

  • Epidemiology of Hepatocellular Carcinoma

    White, Donna L. (et al.)

    Pages 51-73

  • Genetics and Epidemiology of Cholangiocarcinoma

    Blechacz, Boris R.A. (et al.)

    Pages 75-99

Buy this book

eBook $229.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4419-6082-5
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $289.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4419-6081-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $289.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4614-2731-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Molecular Genetics of Liver Neoplasia
Editors
  • Xin Wei Wang
  • Joe W. Grisham
  • Snorri S. Thorgeirsson
Series Title
Cancer Genetics
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media, LLC
eBook ISBN
978-1-4419-6082-5
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4419-6082-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4419-6081-8
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4614-2731-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 399
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