2012

Modeling Tumor Vasculature

Molecular, Cellular, and Tissue Level Aspects and Implications

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-0051-6 (Print) 978-1-4614-0052-3 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

  2. Cell Signaling and Molecular Aspects of Tumor Blood Vessel Formation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-35

      Mathematical Modeling of the VEGF Receptor

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 37-53

      Simulating Therapeutics Using Multiscale Models of the VEGF Receptor System in Cancer

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 55-78

      Linking Endothelial Cell Stimulation to Tumor Growth and Vascular Density: The VEGF – Bcl-2 – CXCL8 Pathway

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 79-101

      Investigating the Role of Cross-Talk Between Chemical and Stromal Factors in Endothelial Cell Phenotype Determination

  3. Angiogenesis

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 103-103

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 105-133

      A Hybrid Discrete-Continuum Model of Tumour Induced Angiogenesis

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 135-150

      Cell-Based Models of Tumor Angiogenesis

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 151-165

      A Cell-Based Model of Endothelial Cell Migration, Proliferation, and Maturation in Corneal Angiogenesis

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 167-212

      Blood Flow and Tumour-Induced Angiogenesis: Dynamically Adapting Vascular Networks

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      Pages 213-233

      Modeling Structural and Functional Adaptation of Tumor Vessel Networks During Antiangiogenic Therapy

  4. Whole Organ Modeling of Tumor Growth and Vasculature

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 235-235

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 237-259

      Effect of Vascularization on Glioma Tumor Growth

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 261-303

      Particle Simulations of Growth: Application to Tumorigenesis

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 305-334

      Particle Simulations of Growth: Application to Angiogenesis

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 335-360

      Blood Vessel Network Remodeling During Tumor Growth

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 361-398

      Blood Perfusion in Solid Tumor with “Normalized” Microvasculature

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 399-409