2013

Adipose Tissue and Cancer

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-7659-7 (Print) 978-1-4614-7660-3 (Online)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

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    Pages 1-14

    Metabolic Perturbations Associated with Adipose Tissue Dysfunction and the Obesity–Cancer Link

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    Pages 15-32

    Increased Adiposity and Colorectal Cancer

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    Pages 33-51

    Adiposity and Diabetes in Breast and Prostate Cancer

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    Pages 53-69

    Increased Adiposity and Endometrial Cancer Risk

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    Pages 71-97

    Adipokines: Soluble Factors from Adipose Tissue Implicated in Cancer

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    Pages 99-119

    Animal Models to Study the Interplay Between Cancer and Obesity

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    Pages 121-146

    Unraveling the Local Influence of Tumor-Surrounding Adipose Tissue on Tumor Progression: Cellular and Molecular Actors Involved

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    Pages 147-163

    Trafficking of Cells from Adipose Tissue to Tumor Microenvironment

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    Pages 165-187

    The Impact of Obesity Intervention on Cancer: Clinical Perspectives

  11. Back Matter

    Pages 189-190