Cancer Drug Discovery and Development

Insulin-like Growth Factors and Cancer

From Basic Biology to Therapeutics

Editors: LeRoith, Derek (Ed.)

  • Comprehensive look at the history of targeted therapies in cancer
  • Edited by a recognized expert in IGF Systems and cancer
  • Discusses the successes and failures of targeted therapies and cancer
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The book will detail the history, successes, and failures of targeted therapies for cancer, with a particular focus on IGF systems and cancer.

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  • Epidemiology of IGF-1 and Cancer

    Nimptsch, Katharina (et al.)

    Pages 1-24

  • Aging and Cancer: The IGF-I Connection

    Biernacka, Kalina (et al.)

    Pages 25-36

  • Obesity, Type 2 Diabetes and Cancer

    Ferguson, Rosalyn D. (et al.)

    Pages 37-72

  • IGF System and Breast Cancer

    Becker, Marc A. (et al.)

    Pages 73-84

  • The Role of Insulin-Like Growth Factor Signaling in Prostate Cancer Development and Progression

    Montgomery, Bruce (et al.)

    Pages 85-103

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eBook $199.00
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  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $259.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4614-0597-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $259.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-4614-2962-3
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Insulin-like Growth Factors and Cancer
Book Subtitle
From Basic Biology to Therapeutics
Editors
  • Derek LeRoith
Series Title
Cancer Drug Discovery and Development
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Springer US
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media, LLC
eBook ISBN
978-1-4614-0598-6
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4614-0598-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4614-0597-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4614-2962-3
Series ISSN
2196-9906
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 284
Topics