Selected Aspects of Cancer Progression: Metastasis, Apoptosis and Immune Response

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-6728-0 (Print) 978-1-4020-6729-7 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vi

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    Pages 1-10

    Metastasis: a current perspective

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    Pages 11-19

    Control of cell motility during tissue invasion

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    Pages 21-32

    Cell adhesion and invasion during secondary tumor formation: interactions between tumor cells and host organs

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    Pages 33-58

    Genes and metastasis: experimental advances and clinical implications

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    Pages 59-90

    The evolution of diversity within tumors and metastases

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    Pages 91-102

    Tumor angiogenesis, antiangiogenic therapy and anti-antiangiogenesis response

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    Pages 103-113

    Apoptosis and cancer

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    Pages 115-137

    Macrophages in tumour development and metastasis

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    Pages 139-156

    Classical and alternative activation of macrophages: different pathways of macrophage-mediated tumor promotion

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    Pages 157-167

    Characterization of tumor-directed cellular immune responses in humans

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    Pages 169-191

    Immunological aspects of Marek’s disease virus (MDV)-induced lymphoma progression

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    Pages 193-222

    Abnormal variation of the immune response as related to cancer

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    Pages 223-246

    A biodynamical model of human T-cell development and pathology: design, testing and validation

  15. Back Matter

    Pages 247-249