Tumour-Associated Macrophages


ISBN: 978-1-4614-0661-7 (Print) 978-1-4614-0662-4 (Online)
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Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

  2. Form and function

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 3-16

      Macrophage Phenotype in Tumours

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 17-29

      Role of Tumour-Associated Macrophages in the Regulation of Angiogenesis

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 31-47

      The Role of Tumour-Associated Macrophages in Malignant Invasion

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 49-62

      Tumour-Induced Immune Suppression by Myeloid Cells

    6. Book Chapter

      Pages 63-73

      TAM: A Moving Clinical Target

  3. Mechanisms of action

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 75-75

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 77-90

      Arginine Metabolism and Tumour-Associated Macrophages

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 91-104

      Indoleamine 2,3-Dioxygenase Amino Acid Metabolism and Tumour-Associated Macrophages: Regulation in Cancer-Associated Inflammation and Immune Escape

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 105-115

      Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor and Tumour-Associated Macrophages

  4. Molecular regulation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 117-117

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 119-133

      TLR Signaling and Tumour-Associated Macrophages

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 135-151

      SHIP and Tumour-Associated Macrophages

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 153-165

      NF-KappaB-Mediated Regulation of Tumour-Associated Macrophages: Mechanisms and Significance

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 167-181

      Role of Hypoxia-Inducible Transcription Factors in TAM Function

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 183-187