Volume 2006/5 2007

Cancer Stem Cells

Novel Concepts and Prospects for Tumor Therapy

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ISBN: 978-3-540-70852-0 (Print) 978-3-540-70853-7 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

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    Pages 1-12

    Niche for Normal and Cancer Stem Cells

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    Pages 13-26

    c-Myc and Activated Ras During Skin Tumorigenesis: Cooperation at the Cancer Stem Cell Level?

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    Pages 27-58

    Wnt Signaling in Stem Cells and Lung Cancer

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    Pages 59-81

    Bone Morphogenetic Proteins Regulate Tumorigenicity in Human Glioblastoma Stem Cells

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    Pages 83-98

    Strategies to Induce Nuclear Reprogramming

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    Pages 99-108

    The Intestinal Stem Cell Niche Studied Through Conditional Transgenesis

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    Pages 109-124

    The Migrating Cancer Stem Cells Model - A Conceptual Explanation of Malignant Tumour Progression

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    Pages 125-139

    Bone Marrow Niche and Leukemia

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    Pages 141-154

    Breast Stem Cells and Cancer

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    Pages 155-179

    Prostate Cancer Stem Cells: A Target for New Therapies

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    Pages 181-217

    The Hedgehog Signaling Network, Mammary Stem Cells, and Breast Cancer: Connections and Controversies

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    Pages 219-230

    Strategies to Eliminate Cancer Stem Cells

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    Pages 231-244

    DNA Repair in Stem Cell Maintenance and Conversion to Cancer Stem Cells

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    Pages 245-263

    Tumorigenic Epithelial Stem Cells and Their Normal Counterparts

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 265-265