Combination Therapies and their Effectiveness in Breast Cancer Treatment


Manzoor Ahmad Mir, JRF-NET, Ph. D, PGDHE, FRSB (Editor) Coordinator/Head, Department of Bioresources, School of Biological Sciences, University of Kashmir, Srinagar, J&K India

Series: Cancer Etiology, Diagnosis and Treatments
BISAC: HEA039030

This book highlights up-to-date and novel information with clinical aspects regarding breast cancer disease. It covers aspects of breast cancer ranging from epidemiology, biology and molecular classification, to currently available and potentially new therapeutic options for breast cancer. It highlights insights into breast cancer at the molecular level with a holistic approach to use combinational strategies involving various therapies for targeting different pathways involved in this particular malignancy. This book contains a range of latest resources, including schematic illustrations, recent reviews, and information for patients with breast cancer. Various novel biomarkers that are under clinical investigation will also be discussed in this book. Furthermore, the relapse and recurrence after treatment with various therapies presents a great problem, as it develops resistance to which combinational strategy may prove to be a promising approach, and in this book, we have discussed all the aspects of combination therapy in breast cancer. People including students, research scholars, educators, pharmaceutical professionals, clinicians, researchers, practitioners and patients as well as their family members will find this book very much useful.


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Chapter 1. An Introduction to Breast Cancer

Chapter 2. Novel biomarkers in breast cancer

Chapter 3. Therapeutic options for breast cancer

Chapter 4. Combination therapy with phytochemicals in breast cancer

Chapter 5. Immunotherapy and Chemotherapy in Breast Cancer

Chapter 6. Chemotherapy in combination with surgery and radiotherapy in breast cancer

Chapter 7. Different drug delivery approaches for breast cancer

Chapter 8. Therapeutic landscape of metaplastic breast cancer


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