Ovarian Cancer

Second Edition

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ISBN: 978-0-387-98093-5 (Print) 978-0-387-98094-2 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. Chemoprevention, Staging, and Novel Therapeutic Targets

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-34

      Chemoprevention of Ovarian Cancer

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      Pages 35-61

      Staging and Surgical Treatment

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      Pages 63-84

      Novel Therapeutic Targets

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      Pages 85-105

      Biomarker Targets and Novel Therapeutics

  3. Tumorigenesis and Biomarkers

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 107-107

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      Pages 109-129

      Tumor Suppressor Genes

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      Pages 131-146

      Epigenetics and Ovarian Cancer

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      Pages 147-163

      Aberrant Epithelial Differentiation in Ovarian Cancer

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      Pages 165-187

      The Human Kallikrein Gene Family: New Biomarkers for Ovarian Cancer

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      Pages 189-202

      Soluble Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor: A Biomarker of Epithelial Ovarian Cancer

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      Pages 203-226

      Activated Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor in Ovarian Cancer

  4. Tumor Progression, Metastasis, Research Models

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 227-227

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      Pages 229-240

      Ras-Superfamily GTP-ases in Ovarian Cancer

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      Pages 241-267

      Lipid Generation and Signaling in Ovarian Cancer

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      Pages 269-296

      Lysophosphatidic Acid and Invasion

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      Pages 297-318

      Cell Adhesion in Ovarian Cancer

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      Pages 319-334

      Microenvironmental Regulation of Ovarian Cancer Metastasis

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      Pages 335-351

      Organotypic Models of Metastasis: A Three-dimensional Culture Mimicking the Human Peritoneum and Omentum for the Study of the Early Steps of Ovarian Cancer Metastasis

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      Pages 353-391

      Animal Models of Ovarian Cancer

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 393-408