Volume 96 2006

Cancer: Cell Structures, Carcinogens and Genomic Instability

ISBN: 978-3-7643-7156-2 (Print) 978-3-7643-7378-8 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

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    Pages 1-24

    Cancer morphology, carcinogenesis and genetic instability: a background

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    Pages 25-47

    Abnormalities of chromatin in tumor cells

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    Pages 49-64

    Aneuploidy, stem cells and cancer

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    Pages 65-95

    The mode of action of organic carcinogens on cellular structures

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    Pages 97-130

    Metal ions and carcinogenesis

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    Pages 131-157

    Actions of ultraviolet light on cellular structures

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    Pages 159-177

    Actions of radiation on living cells in the “post-bystander” era

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    Pages 179-199

    Viral carcinogenesis and genomic instability

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    Pages 201-221

    Abnormalities of cell structures in tumors: apoptosis in tumors

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    Pages 223-268

    Molecular regulation of tumor angiogenesis: mechanisms and therapeutic implications

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    Pages 269-292

    Genetic and environmental factors in hereditary predisposition to tumors: a conceptual overview

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    Pages 293-301

    Effects of ionizing radiation on cellular structures, induced instability and carcinogenesis

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    Pages 303-320

    Genetic instability in human tumors

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    Pages 321-349

    Molecular mechanisms of human carcinogenesis

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    Pages 351-361

    Mechanisms of abnormal gene expression in tumor cells