Horizons in Cancer Research. Volume 47


Hiroto S. Watanabe (Editor)

Series: Horizons in Cancer Research
BISAC: MED062000

“Horizons in Cancer Research” presents original research results on the leading edge of cancer. Topics discussed include prostate cancer biomarkers and proteomic techniques; organ sparing radiation therapy for head and neck cancer; pain assessment in clinical trials of anticancer treatments; invasive epithelial ovarian cancer pathogenesis; the role of type I insulin-like growth factor receptor in prostate cancer; pain in advanced prostate cancer; role of brachytherapy ablation in cancer pain management and cancer screening in neonatology. (Imprint: Nova Biomedical )

Table of Contents

Table of Contents


Prostate Cancer Biomarkers and the Emerging Proteomic Techniques Used in Biomarker Research
(Jingjing You, Paul Cozzi, Anna Fitzgerald, Bradley Walsh, Pamela J Russell, Mark Willcox, Peter Graham, Yong Li, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Kensington, Australia, and others)

Organ Sparing Radiation Therapy for Head and Neck Cancer: Current Status
(XiaoShen Wang, ChaoSu Hu, Avraham Eisbruch, Department of Radiation Oncology, Cancer Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, and others)

Breast Cancer and Screening Effectiveness and Utilization by Immigrant Women: A Review of Evidence
(Mandana Vahabi, Ryerson University, Faculty of Community Services, Daphne Cockwell School of Nursing, Toronto, Ontario, Canada)

Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy
(Ramachandran Prabhakar, Department of Radiation Oncology, Institute Rotary Cancer Hospital, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India)

Pain Assessment in Clinical Trials of Anticancer Treatments
(Giuseppe Colloca, Antonella Venturino, Division of Medical Oncology, ASL-1 Imperiese, Sanremo, Italy)

Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy in Newly Diagnosed High-Grade Gliomas: Potential, Evidence and Perspectives
(Dante Amelio, Stefano Lorentini, Marco Schwarz, Maurizio Amichetti, ATreP – Provincial Agency for Proton Therapy, Trento, Italy)
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Invasive Epithelial Ovarian Cancer: Pathogenesis, Diagnosis and Treatments
(S. Lheureux, F. Joly, Clinical Research Department and Medical Oncology Department, Centre François Baclesse, Caen, France, and others)

The Usefulness of Collecting Data from Discharge Abstracts to Estimate Cancer Incidence
(Catherine Quantin, Eric Benzenine, Rachid Abbas, Béatrice Trombert, Mathieu Hagi, Bertrand Auverlot, Anne Marie Bouvier, Marcel Goldberg, Jean Marie Rodrigues, Inserm, U866, Dijon, Univ de Bourgogne, Dijon, France, and others)

The Role of the Type I Insulin-Like Growth Factor Receptor in Prostate Cancer Skeletal Metastasis
(Erica J. Dashner, Robert A. Sikes, Kenneth L. van Golen, The Laboratory of Cancer Ontogeny, The University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware, USA)

NSAIDs, COXIBs, CLOXIBs and Cancer Pain
(Mahipal V. Suraneni, Gorla V. Reddy, Reddanna Pallu, Department of Molecular Carcinogenesis, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Science Park-Research Division, Smithville, Texas, USA and others)

Pain in Advanced Prostate Cancer
(Jesus M. Fernandez-Gomez, Department of Urology, Hospital Central of Asturias, University of Oviedo, Spain)

Drug Resistance and Sensitivity in Ovarian Cancer
(I. Sedláková, K. Brigulová, J. Tošner, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Hospital, Sokolská, Hradec Králové, Czech Republic)

Role of Brachytherapy Ablation in the Management of Cancer Pain
(Kazushi Kishi, Kayo Tanaka, Shintaro Shirai, Morio Sato, Tetsuo Sonomura, Department of Radiology, Wakayama Medical University, Wakayama City, Japan)
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Immunohistochemical Expression of EGFR, E-Cadherin and MMP-9 in Ovarian Epithelial Cancer and Relation to Patient Deaths
(Hanan AlSaeid Alshenawy, Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Tanta University, Egypt)

Screening for Cancer in Neonatology
(Viroj Wiwanitkit, Wiwanitkit House, Bangkhae, Bangkok Thailand)


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