Cancer Stem Cells

Novel Concepts and Prospects for Tumor Therapy

  • Editors
  • O.D.¬†Wiestler
  • B.¬†Haendler
  • D.¬†Mumberg

Part of the Springer Series on Biofilms book series (SCHERING FOUND, volume 2006/5)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. S.-I. Nishikawa, M. Osawa
    Pages 1-12
  3. B. He, D. M. Jablons
    Pages 27-58
  4. S. Eminli, R. Jaenisch, K. Hochedlinger
    Pages 83-98
  5. A. D. Ho, W. Wagner
    Pages 125-139
  6. G. Farnie, R. B. Clarke
    Pages 141-154
  7. N. J. Maitland, S. D. Bryce, M. J. Stower, A. T. Collins
    Pages 155-179
  8. R. J. Jones
    Pages 219-230
  9. S. L. Gerson, J. Reese, J. Kenyon
    Pages 231-244
  10. V. S. Donnenberg, J. D. Luketich, R. J. Landreneau, J. A. DeLoia, P. Basse, A. D. Donnenberg
    Pages 245-263
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 265-265

About these proceedings


This book describes the recent developments in the emerging field of cancer stem cells. Their possible impact for the identification of novel treatment paradigms for cancer are discussed. The book will mainly be of interest to scientists and clinicians involved in cancer research, or to students wishing to enter into this area.


Cancer Research Cancer Stem Cells DNA Pathways Proliferation Resistance Tumour Recurrence tumorigenesis

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2007
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-70852-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-70853-7
  • Series Print ISSN 0947-6075
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