Impact of Genetic Targets on Cancer Therapy


ISBN: 978-1-4614-6175-3 (Print) 978-1-4614-6176-0 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-34

    Novel Antineoplastics Targeting Genetic Changes in Colorectal Cancer

  3. Chapter

    Pages 35-54

    Update on Clinical Trials: Genetic Targets in Breast Cancer

  4. Chapter

    Pages 55-65

    Impact of Genetic Targets on Cancer Therapy in Esophagogastric Cancer

  5. Chapter

    Pages 67-90

    Impact of Genetic Targets on Cancer Therapy: Hepatocellular Cancer

  6. Chapter

    Pages 91-143

    Toward the Goal of Personalized Therapy in Pancreatic Cancer by Targeting the Molecular Phenotype

  7. Chapter

    Pages 145-164

    Impact of Genetic Markers on Treatment of Non-small Cell Lung Cancer

  8. Chapter

    Pages 165-177

    Impact of Genetic Targets on Therapy in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma

  9. Chapter

    Pages 179-196

    Tyrosine Kinase Targeted Treatment of Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia and Other Myeloproliferative Neoplasms

  10. Chapter

    Pages 197-221

    Targeted Therapy of Multiple Myeloma

  11. Chapter

    Pages 223-255

    Current and Future Trials of Targeted Therapies in Cutaneous Melanoma

  12. Chapter

    Pages 257-266

    Current Approaches to Epigenetic Therapy for the Treatment of Mantle Cell Lymphoma

  13. Chapter

    Pages 267-289

    Impact of Genetic Targets on Primary Brain Tumor Therapy: What’s Ready for Prime Time?

  14. Chapter

    Pages 291-308

    Rational Therapy for Renal Cell Carcinoma Based on its Genetic Targets

  15. Chapter

    Pages 309-326

    Molecular and Genetic Markers of Follicular-Cell Thyroid Cancer: Etiology and Diagnostic and Therapeutic Opportunities

  16. Chapter

    Pages 327-340

    Genetic Targets in Pediatric Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

  17. Chapter

    Pages 341-358

    Emerging Molecular Therapies for the Treatment of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

  18. Chapter

    Pages 359-383

    Impact of Genetic Targets on Prostate Cancer Therapy

  19. Chapter

    Pages 385-404

    Small-Cell Lung Cancer: An Update on Targeted Therapies

  20. Chapter

    Pages 405-437

    Impact of Genetic Targets on Cancer Therapy in Acute Myelogenous Leukemia

  21. Back Matter

    Pages 439-446