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Title Drug discovery in pancreatic cancer : models and techniques / Haiyong Han, Paul Grippo, Editors
Published New York ; London : Springer, ©2010


Description 1 online resource (xix, 297 pages) : illustrations
Contents Drug Evaluations in Pancreatic Cancer Culture Systems; Abstract; 1.1 Introduction; 1.2 Types of Cells and Cell Lines; 1.3 Types of Culturing Systems; 1.4 Applications for Pharmacotherapeutic Evaluations; 1.5 In Vitro Analyses; 1.6 Concluding Remarks; References; Mouse Xenograft Models for Drug Discovery in Pancreatic Cancer; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 Classical Drug Development Program at the NCI; 2.3 New Animal Models; 2.4 Interpreting Results: Variables and Endpoints; 2.5 Future Approaches in Drug Discovery: Biomarkers and Personalized Therapies; 2.6 Concluding Remarks
Summary Over the years, tremendous advances have been made in the field of cancer drug discovery, particularly, in the area of molecular and genetic models and technologies. This book describes the development in the application of these models and technologies in pancreatic cancer
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Pancreas -- Cancer -- Chemotherapy
Cancer -- Molecular aspects.
Pancreatic Neoplasms -- drug therapy
Drug Discovery
Models, Genetic
MEDICAL -- Oncology.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- Cancer.
Sciences de la vie.
Cancer -- Molecular aspects.
Form Electronic book
Author Han, Haiyong.
Grippo, Paul.
ISBN 9781441911605