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Hyperthermia In Cancer Treatment

Volume 1, 1st Edition

Edited by Leopold J. Anghileri, Jacques Robert

CRC Press

248 pages

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First published in 1986, Hyperthermia in Cancer Treatment is a most useful guide to the relationship between Hyperthermia, and the ways in which it is used for the control and treatment of cancer cells. Well-structured and comprehensive, this book is a must-read for any students of Oncology or professionals in their respective fields.

Table of Contents

1. Role of tumor cell membrane in Hyperthermia. 2. Heat Shock Proteins and Cell Thermotolerance. 3. Thermotolerance in Mammalian Systems: a Review. 4. Effect of Hyperthermia on DNA Synthesis. 5. Influences of Hyperthermia on Immunological Functions. 6. Hyperthermia and Teratogenicity. 7. Synergistic Combinations of Hyperthermia and Inhibitors of Nucleic Acids and Protein Synthesis. 8. Hyperthermia and Hypoxic Cell Radiosensitizers in Combination. 9. Enhancement of Radiation Effects by Hyperthermia. 10. Hyperthermia Enhancement of the Cytotoxicity of Antitumor Antibiotics. 11. Metastasis and Hyperthermia. Index

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Leopold Anghileri, Jacques Robert

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / General
MEDICAL / Oncology