Cancer Prevention

ISBN: 978-3-540-37695-8 (Print) 978-3-540-37696-5 (Online)

Table of contents (22 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XIV

  2. Genetic Risk Profiles and Biomarkers in Cancer Prevention

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      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-17

      A Favorable View: Progress in Cancer Prevention and Screening

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      Pages 19-36

      Genetic Risk Profiles for Cancer Susceptibility and Therapy Response

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      Pages 37-47

      Tumor Promotion as a Target of Cancer Prevention

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      Pages 49-53

      Insulin-Like Growth Factor-Related Signaling and Cancer Development

  3. Inflammation, Infection, and Cancer Prevention

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      Pages 55-55

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      Pages 57-66

      Cytokines Are a Therapeutic Target for the Prevention of Inflammation-Induced Cancers

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      Pages 67-71

      Prevention of Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Chronic Viral Hepatitis Patients with Cirrhosis by Carotenoid Mixture

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      Pages 73-78

      Cox-2 and Cancer Chemoprevention: Picking up the Pieces

  4. Prevention of Female and Male Genital Cancers

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 79-79

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      Pages 81-90

      Human Papillomavirus Vaccine: A New Chance to Prevent Cervical Cancer

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      Pages 91-100

      Prevention and Early Detection of Ovarian Cancer: Mission Impossible?

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      Pages 101-107

      Prevention of Prostate Cancer: More Questions than Data

  5. Prevention of Breast Cancer

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 109-109

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      Pages 111-130

      Primary Prevention of Breast Cancer by Hormone-Induced Differentiation

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      Pages 131-150

      The Genomic Signature of Breast Cancer Prevention

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      Pages 151-167

      Estrogen Deprivation for Breast Cancer Prevention

  6. Prevention of Colorectal Cancers

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 169-169

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      Pages 171-177

      Primary Dietary Prevention: Is the Fiber Story Over?

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      Pages 179-187

      Prevention and Early Detection of Colorectal Cancer — New Horizons

  7. Prevention of Skin and Brain Tumors

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 189-189

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      Pages 191-195

      New Perspectives on Melanoma Pathogenesis and Chemoprevention

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      Pages 197-204

      Vitamin D — An Emerging Issue in Skin Cancer Control. Implications for Public Health Practice Based on the Australian Experience

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      Pages 205-215

      Are Gliomas Preventable?

  8. The Future of Cancer (Chemo)Prevention

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      Pages 217-217

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      Pages 219-224

      Angiogenesis and Cancer Prevention: A Vision

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      Pages 225-234

      An Estimate of Cancer Mortality Rate Reductions in Europe and the US with 1,000 IU of Oral Vitamin D Per Day

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