Human Cell Transformation

Role of Stem Cells and the Microenvironment

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-0253-4 (Print) 978-1-4614-0254-1 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxii

  2. Multistep Models

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-13

      Nuclear Barrier Hypothesis of Aging as Mechanism for Trade-Off Growth to Survival

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 15-25

      Establishment of Cell Lines from the Human Middle and Inner Ear Epithelial Cells

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 27-38

      Cellular Systems for Studying Human Oral Squamous Cell Carcinomas

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 39-50

      Heterotopic Ossification Following Musculoskeletal Trauma: Modeling Stem and Progenitor Cells in Their Microenvironment

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 51-68

      Comparative Proteomic Analysis of Mesenchymal Stem Cells Derived from Human Bone Marrow, Umbilical Cord and Placenta: Implication in the Migration

  3. Prostate Cancer/Stem Cells

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 69-69

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 71-80

      Novel Human Prostate Epithelial Cell Culture Models for the Study of Carcinogenesis and of Normal Stem Cells and Cancer Stem Cells

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      Pages 81-90

      Prostate Tumor Cell Plasticity: A Consequence of the Microenvironment

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      Pages 91-104

      Role of Epigenetics in Cancer Initiation and Progression

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      Pages 105-118

      Cancer Stem Cells, Models of Study and Implications of Therapy Resistance Mechanisms

  4. Breast Cancer/ Stem Cells

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 119-119

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      Pages 121-134

      The Role of the Basal Stem Cell of the Human Breast in Normal Development and Cancer

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      Pages 135-144

      Breast Cancer Subtypes: Two Decades of Journey from Cell Culture to Patients

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      Pages 145-160

      Parathyroid Hormone Related Protein (PTHrP) in Tumor Progression

  5. Multistep/Genes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 161-161

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 163-170

      Mechanism of Radiation Carcinogenesis: Role of the TGFBI Gene and the Inflammatory Signaling Cascade

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 171-179

      Histone Deacetylase Inhibitor: Antineoplastic Agent and Radiation Modulator

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 181-190

      Human Fibroblasts for Large-Scale “Omics” Investigations of ATM Gene Function

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 191-207

      Malignant Transformation of Human Skin Fibroblasts by Two Alternative Pathways

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 209-215

      A Novel Tumor Suppressor, REIC/Dkk-3 Gene Identified by Our In Vitro Transformation Model of Normal Human Fibroblasts Works as a Potent Therapeutic Anti-tumor Agent

  6. Erratum to: Comparative Proteomic Analysis of Mesenchymal Stem Cells Derived from Human Bone Marrow, Umbilical Cord and Placenta: Implication in the Migration

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      Pages E1-E1

      Erratum to: Comparative Proteomic Analysis of Mesenchymal Stem Cells Derived from Human Bone Marrow, Umbilical Cord and Placenta: Implication in the Migration

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 217-224