2011

Melanoma Development

Molecular Biology, Genetics and Clinical Application

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ISBN: 978-3-7091-0370-8 (Print) 978-3-7091-0371-5 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

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    Pages 1-5

    Introduction

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    Pages 7-33

    Epidermal Melanocytes: Regulation of Their Survival, Proliferation, and Function in Human Skin

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    Pages 35-55

    Melanoma Epidemiology

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    Pages 57-77

    Melanoma Genetics and Genomics

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    Pages 79-103

    Transcriptional Regulation in Melanoma

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    Pages 105-136

    miRNAs in Malignant Melanoma

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    Pages 137-163

    Altered Signal Transduction Pathways in Melanoma

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    Pages 165-179

    Proteases in Melanoma

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    Pages 181-215

    Cell–Cell and Cell–Matrix Contacts in Melanoma and the Tumor Microenvironment

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    Pages 217-233

    Regulation of Apoptosis in Melanoma Cells: Targets for Therapeutic Strategies

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    Pages 235-254

    Senescence

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    Pages 255-279

    Melanoma Stem Cells

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    Pages 281-296

    Lessons from Embryogenesis

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    Pages 297-307

    Tumor Microenvironment for Melanoma Cells

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    Pages 309-335

    Melanoma Model Systems

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    Pages 337-357

    New Therapeutic Approaches in Signaling

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    Pages 359-372

    Immunotherapy of Melanoma: A New Era

  19. Back Matter

    Pages 373-373