Glioblastoma:: Molecular Mechanisms of Pathogenesis and Current Therapeutic Strategies

Glioblastoma:: Molecular Mechanisms of Pathogenesis and Current Therapeutic Strategies

by Swapan K. Ray (Editor)


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781489981622
Publisher: Springer New York
Publication date: 11/26/2014
Edition description: 2010
Pages: 431
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.04(d)

Table of Contents

Overview of the Molecular Genetics and Molecular Chemotherapy of GBM Herbert B. Newton 1

Primary Brain Tumors: Characteristics, Practical Diagnostic and Treatment Approaches Kraig Moore Lyndon Kim 43

Pathology of Glioblastoma Multiforme Abhik Ray-Chaudhury 77

Molecular Mechanisms of Pathogenesis in Glioblastoma and Current Therapeutic Strategies Cynthia T. Welsh 85

Aberrant Signalling Complexes in GBMs: Prognostic and Therapeutic Implications Giorgio Carrabba Debabrata Mukhopadhyay Abhijit Guha 95

Role of Aberrant Cell Cycle in the Growth and Pathogenesis of Glioblastoma Rajiv Janardhanan Naren L. Banik Swapan K. Ray 131

Adult Neural Stem Cells and Gliomagenesis Nader Sanai 153

Divide and Invade: The Dynamic Cytoskeleton of Glioblastoma Cells Jim Cardelli Omar Skalli 167

Aberrations of the Epigenome in Gliomas: Novel Targets for Therapy Vinay K. Puduvalli 185

Chemotherapy for Glioblastoma: Past, Present, and Future Pierre Giglio 203

Role of Angiogenesis in the Pathogenesis of Glioblastoma and Antiangiogenic Therapies for Controlling Glioblastoma Subhasree Roy Choudhury Surajit Karmaka Naren L. Banik Swapan K. Ray 217

Antiangiogenic Strategies for the Treatment of Gliomas Elena Bazzoli Antonio M.P. Omuro 243

Retinoids for the Treatment of Glioblastoma Arabinda Das Naren L. Banik Swapan K. Ray 265

Molecular Mechanisms of Taxol for Induction of Cell Death in Glioblastomas Joseph George Naren L. Banik Swapan K. Ray 283

Current Endeavors for Enhancing Efficacy of Paclitaxel for Treatment of Glioblastoma Surajit Karmakar Naren L. Banik Swapan K. Ray 299

Dietary Polyphenols as Preventive Therapeutic Agents in Glioblastoma Hao Jiang Subhash C.Gautam Feng Jiang Peiyu Pu Michael Chopp 325

Targeting Energy Metabolism in Brain Cancer with Restricted Diets Thomas N. Seyfried Michael A. Kiebish Puma Mukherjee 341

Immunotherapy for Glioblastoma Azizul Haque Mitzi Nagarkatti Prakash Nagarkatti Naren L. Banik Swapan K. Ray 365

Potential of Nanobiotechnology in the Management of Glioblastoma Multiforme Kewal K. Jain 399

Index 421

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