Leukemia: Advances in Research and Treatment

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ISBN: 978-1-4613-6348-4 (Print) 978-1-4615-3086-2 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

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    Pages 1-13

    All trans retinoic acid as a targeting drug for differentiation therapy in acute promyelocytic leukemia

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    Pages 15-34

    Hairy cell leukemia: New understanding of biology and treatment

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    Pages 35-44

    Uses of polymerase chain reaction in leukemia: Detection of minimal residual disease and identification of novel genetic mutations

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    Pages 45-77

    The cell surface receptor encoded by the proto-oncogene KIT and its ligand

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    Pages 79-103

    Human T-cell lymphoma/leukemia retroviruses and malignancy

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    Pages 105-119

    Fludarabine phosphate in the treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia: Biology, clinical impact, and future directions

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    Pages 121-134

    The role of immunotherapy in the treatment of acute myeloblastic leukemia: from allogeneic bone marrow transplantation to the application of interleukin 2

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    Pages 135-170

    Detection of minimal residual disease in ALL

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    Pages 171-187

    Cytokines and myeloid-specific genes: Patterns of expression and possible role in proliferation and differentiation of acute myelogenous leukemia cells

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    Pages 189-211

    The immunological treatment of human marrow in vitro in transplantation biology

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    Pages 213-232

    Monoclonal antibodies in the treatment of myelogenous leukemias

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    Pages 233-267

    Prognosis and therapy of myelodysplastic syndromes

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    Pages 269-293

    Multidrug resistance in leukemia

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    Pages 295-325

    The molecular pathogenesis of the philadelphia-positive leukemias: Implications for diagnosis and therapy

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 327-336