The Biology of Cancer, 2nd Edition

By | February 18, 2018
The Biology of Cancer, 2nd Edition Author Robert A. Weinberg
ISBN-10 0815342209
ISBN-13 9780815342205
Year 2013-05-18
Pages 876
Language English
Publisher Garland Science
Download Link Click Here


Thoroughly updated and incorporating the most important advances in the fast growing field of cancer biology The Biology of Cancer Second Edition maintains all of its hallmark features admired by students instructors researchers and clinicians around the world The Biology of Cancer is a textbook for students studying the molecular and cellular bases of cancer at the undergraduate graduate and medical school levels The principles of cancer biology are presented in an organized cogent and in depth manner The clarity of writing supported by an extensive full color art program and numerous pedagogical features makes the book accessible and engaging The information unfolds through the presentation of key experiments that give readers a sense of discovery and provide insights into the conceptual foundation underlying modern cancer biology The new Second Edition has been comprehensively revised and updated to include major advances in cancer biology over the past six years Updates include current information on The tumor microenvironment Metastatic dissemination Tumor immunology Cancer stem cells The epithelial mesenchymal transition Multi step tumorigenesis Invasion and metastasis Mutation of cancer cell genomes Greatly expanded treatment of traditional therapy Epigenetic contributions MicroRNA involvement The Warburg effect Besides its value as a textbook The Biology of Cancer is a useful reference for individuals working in biomedical laboratories and for clinical professionals Every copy of the book comes with an updated Pathways in Human Cancer poster and a DVD ROM containing the books art program a greatly expanded selection of movies audio file mini lectures Supplementary Sidebars and a Media Guide

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *