Volume 2 2007

Heat Shock Proteins in Cancer

ISBN: 978-1-4020-6400-5 (Print) 978-1-4020-6401-2 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-X

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    Pages 1-30

    The Hsp90 Chaperone Machinery Acts at Protein Folding Clefts to Regulate Both Signaling Protein Function and Protein Quality Control

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    Pages 31-52

    Implications of Heat Shock Proteins in Carcinogenesis and Cancer Progression

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    Pages 53-72

    HSF1: An Emerging Factor In Cancer

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    Pages 73-92

    Anti-apoptotic, Tumorigenic and Metastatic Potential of Hsp27 (HspB1) and αB-crystallin (HspB5): Emerging Targets for the Development of New Anti-Cancer Therapeutic Strategies

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    Pages 93-130

    Heat Shock Protein-27 (Hsp-27) in Breast Cancers: Regulation of Expression and Function

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    Pages 131-140

    Role of Heat Shock Protein Hsp25/27 in~the~Metastatic Spread of Cancer Cells

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    Pages 141-158

    Heat shock chaperone mortalin and carcinogenesis

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    Pages 159-168

    Role of Molecular Chaperones in Cell Senescence

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    Pages 169-190

    Involvement of Heat Shock Proteins in Protection of Tumor Cells from Genotoxic Stresses

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    Pages 191-208

    Hsp70 in Tumors: Friend or Foe?

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    Pages 209-230

    Hsp70 and Hsp27 as pharmacological targets in apoptosis modulation for cancer therapy

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    Pages 231-252

    Heat Shock Protein 90: The Cancer Chaperone

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    Pages 253-274

    Targeting Hsp90 Function to Treat Cancer: Much More to Be Learned

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    Pages 275-294

    Small-molecule Hsp90 Inhibitors: Applications in Cancer and Neurodegenerative diseases

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    Pages 295-330

    Drugging the Hsp90 molecular chaperone machine for cancer treatment

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    Pages 331-350

    Cdc37 and protein kinase folding

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    Pages 351-366

    The Elevated Levels of Heat Shock Proteins In Cancer: A Suitable Case For Treatment?

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    Pages 367-382

    Hsp70-Based Anticancer Vaccines: Chaperoning The Immune Response

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    Pages 383-396

    Piloting of exogenous antigen into cross-presentation pathway by heat shock proteins

  21. Back Matter

    Pages 397-399