2010

Glioblastoma

Molecular Mechanisms of Pathogenesis and Current Therapeutic Strategies

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-0409-6 (Print) 978-1-4419-0410-2 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

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    Pages 1-42

    Overview of the Molecular Genetics and Molecular Chemotherapy of GBM

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    Pages 43-75

    Primary Brain Tumors: Characteristics, Practical Diagnostic and Treatment Approaches

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    Pages 77-84

    Pathology of Glioblastoma Multiforme

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    Pages 85-93

    Molecular Mechanisms of Pathogenesis in Glioblastoma and Current Therapeutic Strategies

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    Pages 95-129

    Aberrant Signalling Complexes in GBMs: Prognostic and Therapeutic Implications

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    Pages 131-151

    Role of Aberrant Cell Cycle in the Growth and Pathogenesis of Glioblastoma

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    Pages 153-165

    Adult Neural Stem Cells and Gliomagenesis

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    Pages 167-183

    Divide and Invade: The Dynamic Cytoskeleton of Glioblastoma Cells

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    Pages 185-202

    Aberrations of the Epigenome in Gliomas: Novel Targets for Therapy

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    Pages 203-216

    Chemotherapy for Glioblastoma: Past, Present, and Future

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    Pages 217-241

    Role of Angiogenesis in the Pathogenesis of Glioblastoma and Antiangiogenic Therapies for Controlling Glioblastoma

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    Pages 243-263

    Antiangiogenic Strategies for the Treatment of Gliomas

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    Pages 265-281

    Retinoids for the Treatment of Glioblastoma

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    Pages 283-298

    Molecular Mechanisms of Taxol for Induction of Cell Death in Glioblastomas

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    Pages 299-323

    Current Endeavors for Enhancing Efficacy of Paclitaxel for Treatment of Glioblastoma

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    Pages 325-339

    Dietary Polyphenols as Preventive and Therapeutic Agents in Glioblastoma

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    Pages 341-363

    Targeting Energy Metabolism in Brain Cancer with Restricted Diets

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    Pages 365-397

    Immunotherapy for Glioblastoma

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 399-419

    Potential of Nanobiotechnology in the Management of Glioblastoma Multiforme

  21. Back Matter

    Pages 421-431