The Biology of Cancer, 2nd Edition

Robert A. Weinberg, Robert A Weinberg


Thoroughly up-to-date and incorporating an important advances within the fast-growing box of melanoma biology, The Biology of Cancer, moment version, keeps all of its hallmark gains famous via scholars, teachers, researchers, and clinicians round the world.

The Biology of Cancer is a textbook for college students learning the molecular and mobile bases of melanoma on the undergraduate, graduate, and clinical university degrees. the foundations of melanoma biology are provided in an prepared, cogent, and in-depth demeanour. The readability of writing, supported through an in depth full-color paintings software and various pedagogical gains, makes the e-book obtainable and fascinating. the knowledge unfolds in the course of the presentation of key experiments that supply readers a feeling of discovery and supply insights into the conceptual origin underlying smooth melanoma biology.

The new moment version has been comprehensively revised and up to date to incorporate significant advances in melanoma biology during the last six years. Updates comprise present details on:

  • The tumor microenvironment
  • Metastatic dissemination
  • Tumor immunology
  • Cancer stem cells
  • The epithelial-mesenchymal transition
  • Multi-step tumorigenesis
  • Invasion and metastasis
  • Mutation of melanoma cellphone genomes
  • Greatly extended therapy of conventional therapy
  • Epigenetic contributions
  • MicroRNA involvement
  • The Warburg effect

Besides its price as a textbook, The Biology of Cancer is an invaluable reference for people operating in biomedical laboratories and for scientific professionals.

Every replica of the e-book comes with an up-to-date "Pathways in Human melanoma" poster and a DVD-ROM containing the book’s artwork software, a tremendously extended choice of video clips, audio dossier mini-lectures, Supplementary Sidebars, and a Media Guide.

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