Tumor Dormancy, Quiescence, and Senescence, Vol. 3 Aging, Cancer, and Noncancer Pathologies /

This third volume in the series Tumor Dormancy, Quiescence, and Senescence discusses the role of tumor dormancy and senescence in a number of diseases, including breast cancer, ovarian cancer, and leukemia. The contents are organized under five subheadings: General Applications, Role in Breast Cance...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Hayat, M.A. (Editor, http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/edt)
Format: Electronic eBook
Published: Dordrecht : Springer Netherlands : Imprint: Springer, 2014.
Edition:1st ed. 2014.
Series:Tumor Dormancy and Cellular Quiescence and Senescence, Aging, Cancer, and Noncancer Pathologies ; 3
Online Access:https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-017-9325-4
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Table of Contents:
  • Preface. I General Applications
  • Active, dormant, or on the path to elimination: what does a senescent cell do?- Hypoxia and tumor dormancy: can the two tango?- Progeriod syndromes: role of accelerated fibroblast senescence and p38 activation
  • Induction of cancer cells senescence: role of caffeic acid 3,4-dihydroxy-phenethyl ester
  • II Role in breast cancer
  • Various factors contributing to tumor dormancy: therapeutic implications in breast cancer
  • Progression of hormone-dependent mammary tumors after dormancy: role of wnt pathway
  • III Role in ovarian cancer
  • Chemoresistance, dormancy and recurrence in platinum drug therapy of ovarian cancers
  • The role of angiogenesis, growth arrest and autophagy in human ovarian cancer xenograft models for tumor dormancy
  • Role in leukemia
  • Regulation of the promyelocytic leukemia protein and its role in premature senescence
  • V Role in cardiovascular disease
  • Cardiac senescence and autophagy
  • Index.