2012

Advances in Rapid Sex-Steroid Action

New Challenges and New Chances in Breast and Prostate Cancers

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-1763-7 (Print) 978-1-4614-1764-4 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 1-15

    Non-genomic Action of Steroid Hormones: More Questions than Answers

  3. Breast cancer

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 17-17

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      Pages 19-29

      Progesterone Signaling to Chromatin in Breast Cancer Cells. Two Initial Cycles of Remodeling

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      Pages 31-59

      Cooperative Interactions Between c-Src, Estrogen Receptors and Receptor Tyrosine Kinases in Breast Cancer

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      Pages 61-78

      Cross Talk Between ERα and Src Signaling and Its Relevance to ER Status and Hormone Responsiveness

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      Pages 79-93

      Post-translational Modifications of ER Alpha in Rapid Estrogen’s Action

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      Pages 95-114

      Sex-Steroid Rapid Action and Its Role in Invasiveness and Metastasis of Breast Cancer

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      Pages 115-127

      Unraveling the Role of GPER in Breast Cancer

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      Pages 129-142

      Nongenomic Actions of Estrogens and Xenoestrogens Affecting Endocrine Cancer Cells

  4. Prostate cancer

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 143-143

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 145-163

      Differential Functions of Stromal and Epithelial Androgen Receptor in Prostate Cancer Before and After Castration Resistant Stage

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      Pages 165-177

      Role of Androgens and Androgen Receptor in Prostate Cancer: Genomic and Non-Genomic Actions

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      Pages 179-192

      Mechanisms of Signal Transduction in Prostate Cancer: The Role of PI3-Kinase Pathway in Androgen Action

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 193-212

      The IGF-I Axis in Prostate Cancer: The Role of Rapid Steroid Actions

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      Pages 213-223

      Androgen Receptor Pathway in Prostate Cancer: Old Target and New Drugs

  5. New tools for steroid receptor analysis and regulatory networks

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 225-225

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 227-252

      Quantitative Visualization of Sex Steroid Receptor Functions: AR and ERα

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      Pages 253-266

      Micropatterned Surfaces as Tools for the Study of the Rapid Non-Genomic Actions of Steroid Receptors

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 267-268