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Title Ovarian cancer : molecular & diagnostic imaging and treatment strategies / Heide Schatten, editor
Published Cham : Springer, [2021]


Description 1 online resource (viii, 178 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Series Advances in experimental medicine and biology, 2214-8019 ; 1330
Advances in experimental medicine and biology ; v. 1330. 0065-2598
Contents Current and futuristic roadmap of ovarian cancer management: an overview -- Epithelial ovarian cancer and cancer stem cells -- Ovarian cancer: therapeutic strategies to overcome immune suppression -- Pharmacological effects of natural components against ovarian cancer and mechanisms -- Modeling the early steps of ovarian cancer dissemination in an organotypic culture of the human peritoneal cavity -- PAX8, an emerging player in ovarian cancer -- Single cell RNA sequencing of ovarian cancer: promises and challenges -- Enforced expression of METCAM/MUC decreases in vitro motility and invasiveness and tumorigenesis and in vivo tumorigenesis of human ovarian cancer BG-cells -- 3D models for ovarian cancer -- Ovarian cancer stem cells: characterization and role in tumorigenesis
Summary "The present book on Molecular & Diagnostic Imaging and Treatment Strategies of ovarian cancer is one of two companion books with the second one being focused on Cell and Molecular Biology of Ovarian Cancer. Both books include new exciting aspects of ovarian cancer research with chapters written by experts in their respective fields who contributed their unique expertise in specific ovarian cancer research areas and include cell and molecular details that are important for the specific subtopics. Comprehensive and concise reviews are included of key topics in the field"--Publisher's description
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from electronic title page (ProQuest Ebook Central, viewed December 1, 2021)
Subject Ovaries -- Cancer -- Molecular aspects
Ovaries -- Cancer -- Imaging
Tumor markers.
Ovarian Neoplasms -- genetics
Ovarian Neoplasms -- diagnostic imaging
Ovarian Neoplasms -- therapy
Molecular Targeted Therapy
Biomarkers, Tumor
Tumor markers
Ovaries -- Cancer -- Molecular aspects
Form Electronic book
Author Schatten, Heide, editor.
ISBN 9783030733599