Mitochondria: The Anti- cancer Target for the Third Millennium

  • Jiri Neuzil
  • Shazib Pervaiz
  • Simone Fulda

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Sumitra Miriyala, Aaron K. Holley, Daret K. St. Clair
    Pages 1-38
  3. Marco Tomasetti, Lan-Feng Dong, Jiri Neuzil
    Pages 59-80
  4. Katarina Kluckova, Jiri Neuzil, Jakub Rohlena
    Pages 81-104
  5. Verena Jendrossek
    Pages 105-133
  6. Gang Chen, Helene Pelicano, Marcia A. Ogasawara, Feng Wang, Peng Huang
    Pages 183-210
  7. Lucia Biasutto, Ildikò Szabò, Mario Zoratti
    Pages 211-264
  8. Petr Ježek, Katarína Smolková, Aleš Dvořák, Tomáš Olejár
    Pages 265-290
  9. Emilie Obre, Nadège Bellance, Caroline Jose, Giovanni Benard, Karine Nouette-Gaulain, Rodrigue Rossignol
    Pages 291-325
  10. Koji Itahana, Shazib Pervaiz
    Pages 327-348
  11. Samantha Ting, Michael Li-Hsuan Huang, Sutharshani Sivagurunathan, Des R. Richardson
    Pages 349-377
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 379-382

About this book

Introduction

Mitochondria: The anti-cancer target for the third millennium is a collection of up-to-date contributions investigating the role of these organelles in human pathology, in particular cancer.

Written by experts in the area of mitochondrial research, this book covers topics ranging from the basic science of the role of mitochondria in cellular homeostasis to more focused topics on the interaction with drugs, emerging targets in pathology and platforms for the development of novel drugs.

The book will appeal to researchers interested in the role of mitochondria in pathology and in the latest discoveries in this area of research.

Keywords

Anti-cancer drugs Apoptosis Cancer Mitochondria Targeted therapy

Editors and affiliations

  • Jiri Neuzil
    • 1
  • Shazib Pervaiz
    • 2
  • Simone Fulda
    • 3
  1. 1.School of Medical ScienceGriffith UniversitySouthportAustralia
  2. 2.School of MedicineNational University of SingaporeSingaporeSingapore
  3. 3.Institute for Experimental Cancer Research in PediatricsGoethe UniversityFrankfurtGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-017-8984-4
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-94-017-8983-7
  • Online ISBN 978-94-017-8984-4
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