Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma

Keys for Translational Medicine and Biology

  • Pierre Busson

Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Alan Soo-Beng Khoo, Kin-Choo Pua
    Pages 1-9
  3. Claire Gourzones, Pierre Busson, Nancy Raab-Traub
    Pages 42-60
  4. Kwok-Wai Lo, Grace Tin-Yun Chung, Ka-Fai To
    Pages 61-81
  5. Claire Gourzones, Jihène Klibi-Benlagha, Luc Friboulet, Rachid Jlidi, Pierre Busson
    Pages 82-100
  6. Claire Gourzones, François-Régis Ferrand, Benjamin Vérillaud, Pierre Busson
    Pages 101-117
  7. Carlo Bastianutto, Kenneth Yip, Angela Hui, Emma Ito, Fei-Fei Liu
    Pages 187-199
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 201-205

About this book

Introduction

This volume intends to contribute to “translational medicine and biology”. By this, we mean a bi-directional process whose aim is to develop knowledge from basic science towards diagnostic and therapeutic applications and reciprocally to raise new questions for basic scientists. One general requirement for translational research is to establish a multidisciplinary knowledge base shared by the actors of various specialties. This is precisely the aim of the 12 chapters of this book. It will be useful for scientists, including PhD students, who want to become more familiar with the main concepts of NPC pathology, medical imaging and current therapeutics. Conversely, medical doctors who want to update their knowledge of NPC biology will benefit from chapters on viral and cellular oncogenesis and various aspects of host-tumor interactions.

Keywords

Busson Carcinoma Nasopharyngeal Translational Biology Translational Medicine

Editors and affiliations

  • Pierre Busson
    • 1
  1. 1.CNRS and Institut de Cancérologie Gustave RoussyUniversité Paris-Sud 11VillejuifFrance

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-5947-7
  • Copyright Information Landes Bioscience and Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4614-5946-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4614-5947-7
  • Series Print ISSN 0065-2598
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