Hormonal Carcinogenesis IV

  • Jonathan J. Li
  • Sara A. Li
  • Antonio Llombart-Bosch

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxvi
  2. Symposium Address

    1. William R. Brinkley, David L. Stenoien, Thea Goepfert
      Pages 1-16
  3. State of the Art Lectures

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 17-17
    2. Jonathan J. Li, Jeffrey Salisbury, Sara Antonia Li
      Pages 19-33
    3. William G. Nelson, Angelo M. DeMarzo, Theodore L. DeWeese, William B. Isaacs
      Pages 34-44
  4. Breast Cancer I: Progesterone Action

  5. Breast Cancer II: Mechanisms of Genomic Instability

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 85-85
    2. Sabine Mai, Amanda Guffei, Thierry Fest, J. Frederic Mushinski
      Pages 87-97
    3. Charles H. Spruck, Adrian P. L. Smith, Susanna Ekholm Reed, Olle Sangfelt, Jaimie Keck, Heimo Strohmaier et al.
      Pages 98-105
  6. Breast and Prostate: Early In-Situ Lesions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 119-119
    2. Rajeshwar Rao Tekmal, Nameer Kirma, Usha Mandava, Roopa Luthra
      Pages 130-140
    3. Cristina Magi-Galluzzi, Angelo M. De Marzo
      Pages 141-150
  7. Promotion/Prevention of Hormone Cancers

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 151-151
    2. Satyabrata Nandi, Raphael C. Guzman, Gudmundur Thordarson, Lakshmanaswamy Rajkumar
      Pages 153-165
    3. William R. Miller
      Pages 166-180

About this book


Uniquely, Hormonal Carcinogenesis IV, integrates salient aspects of hormone-related cancers of interest to epidemiologists, basic researchers, and clinicians. The most recent advances in the major hormone-related cancers are presented by leaders of their specialty. The chapters in this volume deal with the causation, dependence, and resistance of endocrine-related cancers with particular emphasis on the most common neoplasms occuring in men and woman world wide, such as breast, prostate, uterine, and ovarian cancers.


biology cancer carcinogenesis cell endometrium hormones liver metabolism molecular biology ovarian cancer prevention prostate cancer resistance

Editors and affiliations

  • Jonathan J. Li
    • 1
  • Sara A. Li
    • 1
  • Antonio Llombart-Bosch
    • 2
  1. 1.Division of Etiology and Prevention of Hormonal CancersThe University of Kansas Medical CenterKansas City
  2. 2.Departmento de PatologiaFacultad de Medicina y OdontologiaValenciaSpain

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/b102371
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, Inc. 2005
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-23783-1
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-23761-9
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