2010

Lung Cancer Metastasis

Novel Biological Mechanisms and Impact on Clinical Practice

ISBN: 978-1-4419-0771-4 (Print) 978-1-4419-0772-1 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

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    Pages 1-27

    Lung Cancer: Overview

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    Pages 29-46

    Hallmarks of Metastasis

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    Pages 47-63

    Tumor Stem Cells and Metastasis

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    Pages 65-92

    Epithelial–Mesenchymal Transition as a Mechanism of Metastasis

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    Pages 93-109

    Mechanisms of Tumor Cell Migration and Invasion in Lung Cancer Metastasis

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    Pages 111-134

    Immunologic Mechanisms in Lung Carcinogenesis and Metastasis

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    Pages 135-154

    Angiogenesis and Angiogenic Diversity in Lung Cancer Metastasis

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    Pages 155-172

    Chemokines in Lung Cancer Metastasis

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    Pages 173-191

    Molecular Control of Lymphatic Metastasis in Lung Cancer

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    Pages 193-215

    Carcinoma-Associated Fibroblasts in Lung Cancer

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    Pages 217-239

    The Role of Tumor-Associated Macrophages and Other Innate Immune Cells in Metastatic Progression of Lung Cancer

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    Pages 241-265

    Experimental Animal Models for Studying Lung Cancer

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    Pages 267-287

    Molecular Imaging in Lung Cancer Metastases

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    Pages 289-315

    Biomarker Discovery for Metastatic Disease

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    Pages 317-350

    Current Clinical Management of Metastatic Lung Cancer

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    Pages 351-381

    Site-Directed Therapy for Lung Cancer Metastases

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    Pages 383-394

    Systems Approach for Understanding Metastasis

  19. Back Matter

    Pages 395-409