2012

Advances in Cancer Stem Cell Biology

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-0808-6 (Print) 978-1-4614-0809-3 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

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    Pages 1-16

    Cancer Stem Cells: A Revisitation of the “Anaplasia” Concept

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    Pages 17-31

    Stem Cells and Cancer Stem Cells: New Insights

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    Pages 33-43

    Molecular Biology of Cancer Stem Cells

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    Pages 45-67

    Biomarkers of Cancer Stem Cells

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    Pages 69-84

    Cancer Stem Cells and the Microenvironment

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    Pages 85-103

    Leukemia Stem Cells

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    Pages 105-121

    Cancer Stem Cells and the Central Nervous System

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    Pages 123-140

    Cancer Stem Cells and Glioblastoma Multiforme: Pathophysiological and Clinical Aspects

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    Pages 141-154

    Breast Cancer Stem Cells

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    Pages 155-179

    Colon Cancer Stem Cells

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    Pages 181-196

    Liver Tumor-Initiating Cells/Cancer Stem Cells: Past Studies, Current Status, and Future Perspectives

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    Pages 197-209

    Pancreatic Cancer Stem Cells

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    Pages 211-220

    Cancer Stem Cells and Renal Carcinoma

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    Pages 221-238

    Cancer Stem Cells: Proteomic Approaches for New Potential Diagnostic and Prognostic Biomarkers

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    Pages 239-266

    Cancer Stem Cells: An Innovative Therapeutic Approach

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    Pages 267-288

    Cancer Stem Cell and ATP-Binding Cassette: Which Role in Chemoresistance?

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    Pages 289-300

    Stem Cells and Cancer Stem Cells: Biological and Clinical Interrelationships

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    Pages 301-332

    Immunomodulatory Functions of Cancer Stem Cells

  20. Back Matter

    Pages 333-343