Mathematical Oncology 2013

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ISBN: 978-1-4939-0457-0 (Print) 978-1-4939-0458-7 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. Cancer Onset and Early Growth

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Chapter

      Pages 3-25

      Modeling Spatial Effects in Carcinogenesis: Stochastic and Deterministic Reaction-Diffusion

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      Chapter

      Pages 27-61

      Conservation Laws in Cancer Modeling

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      Chapter

      Pages 63-105

      Avascular Tumor Growth Modelling: Physical Insights to Skin Cancer

  3. Tumor and Inter-Cellular Interactions

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 107-107

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      Chapter

      Pages 109-149

      A Cell Population Model Structured by Cell Age Incorporating Cell–Cell Adhesion

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      Chapter

      Pages 151-180

      A General Framework for Multiscale Modeling of Tumor–Immune System Interactions

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      Chapter

      Pages 181-196

      The Power of the Tumor Microenvironment: A Systemic Approach for a Systemic Disease

  4. Anti-Tumor Therapies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 197-197

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      Chapter

      Pages 199-235

      Modeling Immune-Mediated Tumor Growth and Treatment

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      Chapter

      Pages 237-263

      A Hybrid Multiscale Approach in Cancer Modelling and Treatment Prediction

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      Chapter

      Pages 265-294

      Deterministic Mathematical Modelling for Cancer Chronotherapeutics: Cell Population Dynamics and Treatment Optimization

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      Chapter

      Pages 295-334

      Tumor Microenvironment and Anticancer Therapies: An Optimal Control Approach