Horizons in Cancer Research. Volume 50


Hiroto S. Watanabe (Editor)

Series: Horizons in Cancer Research
BISAC: MED062000

This book presents original research results on the leading edge of cancer. Topics discussed include the etiology and treatment of gallbladder cancer; HPV vaccine and cervical cancer; docetaxel therapy and applications; metastatic cancer pain management for the bone, spine and liver; the effects of cytoskeletal structure change induced by docetaxel on gene expression; nutrition and breast cancer; and docetaxel’s effect on ovarian function and in the management of patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma. (Imprint: Nova Biomedical )

Table of Contents

Table of Contents


Gallbladder Cancer: Etiology, Pathogenesis and Treatment
(Stephanie H.Y. Lau, Eric C.H Lai, W.Y. Lau, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong SAR, China)

Youth, Sexuality and Health Conditions: Beyond Vaccines in Childhood
(Antonio Bazarra-Fernandez, Juan Canalejo University Hospital Trust, Spain)

An Overview of Docetaxel Applications and Effects
(Mariana Freitas, Ana Sarmento-Ribeiro, Anabela Mota-Pinto, General Pathology Laboratory, Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, Portugal, and others)

Metastatic Cancer Pain Management to the Bone, Spine and Liver: Current Issues, Innovative Treatments and Future Directions
(Gunita Mitera, Anand Swaminath, Anthony Qiang, Department of Radiation Oncology, Odette Cancer Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and others)

Docetaxel in the Management of Patients with Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma
(Kenji Yamagata, Hiroki Bukawa, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Clinical Science, Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Science, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan)

The Effects of Cytoskeletal Structure Changes Induced by Docetaxel on Gene Expressions: A View from Different Points of Docetaxel Functions
(Seiichi Ishida, National Institute of Health Sciences, Japan)

A Brief Review on Nutrition and Breast Cancer
(Gabriela Gutiérrez-Salmeán, Laboratorio de Investigación Integral Cardiometabólica, Sección de Estudios de Posgrado e Investigación, Escuela Superior de Medicina, Instituto Politécnico Nacional, Del. Miguel Hidalgo, México D.F., México)

Docetaxel and Ovarian Function
(M. Berliere, F.P. Duhoux, C. Henrard, Ch. Galant, F. Dalenc, J.F. Baurain, I. Leconte, L. Fellah, L. Delvigne, P. Piette, J.P. Machiels, Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium)


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