Normal and Malignant Hematopoiesis: New Advances


''An exciting glance at key issues in contemporary hematopoiesis.'' -The Quarterly Review of Biology

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''An exciting glance at key issues in contemporary hematopoiesis.'' -The Quarterly Review of Biology

The book contains black-and-white illustrations.

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Within the framework of comparing normal and leukemic hematopoiesis, considers the genetic basis of the regulation of hematopoiesis and its molecular mechanisms: the function of such genes as ALL1, RAS, Abl, PML, and Cyclin D; the mechanisms of transcriptional control; the pathways of signal transduction; the role of certain cytokines; the involvement of growth versus differentiation; and approaches to cancer treatment based on the stimulation of differentiation with retinoids and the modulation of certain cytokines. The 18 papers comprise the proceedings of a symposium in Rovereto, Italy, June to July 1994. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781461357896
  • Publisher: Springer US
  • Publication date: 4/30/2013
  • Series: Pezcoller Foundation Symposia Series , #6
  • Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1995
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 249
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 10.00 (h) x 0.55 (d)

Table of Contents

Regulation of Normal Hemopoiesis; D. Metcalf. Cytokine Regulation of Lymphohemopoietic Progenitors; M. Ogawa, F. Hirayama. Hematopoietic Stem Cells; I. Weissman. Transcriptional Control of Hematopoietic Development: Roles of GATA-Factors; S.H. Orkin, et al. Rearrangement of the ALL-1 Gene in Acute Myeloid Leukemia without Chromosomal Translocations; S.A. Schichman, C.M. Croce. Nonreceptor Protein Tyrosine Kinases: Pivotal Regulatory Molecules Controlling Lymphopoiesis; R.M. Perlmutter, et al. The Regulation and Function of p21Ras in T Cell Activation and Growth; D.A. Cantrell, et al. Irf-1 Functions as a Tumor Suppressor: Possible Involvement in Human Myelodysplasia and Leukemia; T. Taniguchi, et al. A Family of High Molecular Weight Proteins Active in Differentiation and Growth Control; R.E. Eckner, et al. Hematopoietic Signaling by the Cytokine Receptor Superfamily; J.N. Ihle. Positive and Negative Growth Effects of Abl Genes; C.L. Sawyers, et al. Advances in the Understanding of the Molecular Pathogenesis of Aggressive B Cell Lymphomas; K. Cechova, et al. Structure and Expression Pattern of the PML Gene; M. Fagioli, P.G. Pelicci. 5 additional articles. Index.

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