Stem Cells and Cancer

Stem Cells and Cancer

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ISBN-13: 9781617379208
Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York, LLC
Publication date: 12/16/2010
Series: Cancer Drug Discovery and Development
Edition description: Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 2009
Pages: 346
Product dimensions: 7.60(w) x 10.24(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Table of Contents
Introduction – Cancer Stem Cells vs. Normal Stem Cells
Rebecca Bagley, MS, Genzyme Corporation
Chapter 1: Stem Cell Microenvironment – Hematopoietic Stem Cells
Linheng Li, PhD, Stowers Institute for Medical Research
Tannishtha Reya, PhD, Duke University Medical Center
David Scadden, MD, Center for Regenerative Medicine, Mass General Hospital
Sean Morrison, PhD, University of Michigan Medical School
Chapter 2: Tumor Niche/Microenvironment – Mesenchymal Stem Cells
Paul Simmons, PhD, University of Texas Health Science Center
Ajeeta Dash, PhD, Genzyme Corporation
Chapter 3: Cancer Stem Cells – Brain Tumors
Peter Dirks, PhD, MD, University of Toronto Hospital for Sick Children
Jeremey Rich, MD, Duke University Medical Center
Nobuko Uchida, PhD, Stem Cells, Inc.
Sheila Singh, MD, University of Toronto Hospital for Sick Children
Chapter 4: Cancer Stem Cells – Breast Carcinoma
Jane Visvader, PhD, Victorian Breast Cancer Research Consortium
Max Wicha, MD, University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center
Michael Clarke, MD, Stanford University Stem and Regenerative Medicine Institute
Connie Eaves, PhD, British Columbia Cancer Research Centre
Chapter 5: Cancer Stem Cells – Lung Cancers
Carla Bender Kim, PhD, Children’s Hospital/Harvard University
Joan Schiller, MD, Southwestern Medical School/Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center
Jaclyn Hung, PhD, British Columbia Cancer Research Centre
Chapter 6: Cancer Stem Cells – Pancreatic Cancer
Diane Simeone, MD, University of Michigan Medical Center
Chapter 7: Cancer Stem Cells – Ovarian
Paul Szotek, MD, Mass General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Chapter 8: Cancer Stem Cells – Colon
Michael Clarke, MD, Stanford University Stem and Regenerative Medicine Institute
Hans Clevers,MD/PhD, Netherlands Institute for Developmental Biology
Chapter 9: Cancer Stem Cells – Prostate Cancer
Owen Witte/Susan Kasper
Chapter 10: Epidermal Stem Cells
Elaine Fuchs, PhD, Rockefeller University
Fiona Watt, PhD, Cancer Resarch UK London, Cambridge Institute
Chapter 11: Hematopoietic Stem Cells in Blood Cancers: Leukemia / Myeloma / Lymphoma
Catriona Jamieson, MD/PhD, University of California Medical Center
Daniel Tenen, MD, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School
Dominique Bonnet, PhD, London Research Institute
Michael Becker, MD, University of Rochester Medical Center
John Dick, PhD, Toronto General Research Institute
Frederick Alt, PhD, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Michael Cleary, MD, Stanford University School of Medicine
Irving Weissman, MD/PhD, Stanford University School of Medicine
Craig Jordan, PhD, University of Rochester Medical Center
Chapter 12: Epigenetic Control and Chromosomal Instability
Laurie Jackson-Grusby, PhD, Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Kornelia Polyak, MD/PhD, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Bradley Bernstein, MD/PhD, Mass General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Stephen Baylin, MD, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Chapter 13: Signaling Pathways
Roeland Nusse, PhD, Stanford University
Andreas Androutsellis-Theotokis, PhD, National Institute of Health
Ivan Maillard, PhD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Tannishtha Reya, PhD, Duke University Medical Center
Linheng Li, Stowers, PhD, Institute for Medical Research
Chapter 14: Targeting Cancer Stem Cells: A New Therapeutic Approach
Tessa Holyoake, PhD, University of Glasgow
D. Gary Gilliland, MD/PhD, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Jeffrey Molldrem, MD, M. D. Anderson Cancer Center
Vera Donnenberg, PhD, McGowan Institute for

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