9781632410641 t fc

ISBN : 9781632410641

Publisher :   haylemedical

Language :   English

Category :   Oncology

Publication Year :   2015

Price : USD 115.00

Description :  In the past few years, a remarkable increase in knowledge of microscopic study of brain tumors has been witnessed. Treatments like angiogenesis and immunotherapy have also been tagged important. Along with this, new pathways leading to detailed study and importance of stem cells and microRNAs have been made. Detailed information about the reaction of tumors to chemotherapy and radiation therapy has been provided. Tumors, which are a challenge to humankind, can be combated with these new effectual regimen methods. This book provides an insight into up-to-date information related to novel anticancer agents, MicroRNAs, pediatric brain tumors, radio resistance of brain tumors and stem cells.

Author/Editor :  Michael Jones

Author's Description :  Michael Jones is a clinical professor of medicine at a reputed medical university in Canada. After receiving his MD degree, he completed his medical residency in oncology in the United States of America. His academic and research interests lie in the study of brain tumours (Glioma, Neuroblastoma, Neurocytoma, etc.). Jones, in his career of more than 31 years, has authored and edited over 290 peer-reviewed articles and journal papers; more than 40 book chapters; and 6 books in the field of medicine.