1st Edition

Latest Advances in Diagnosis and Treatment of Women-Associated Cancers

Edited By Shazia Rashid, Ankur Saxena, Sabia Rashid Copyright 2023
    166 Pages 25 Color & 1 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    166 Pages 25 Color & 1 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    There has been tremendous progress in cancer diagnosis and treatment methodologies, and this book focuses on major cancers of the cervix, breast, endometrium, and the associated reproductive system affecting women. It focuses on specific diagnostic techniques and treatment strategies including computational tools, Nanomedicine, and the use of Machine Learning (ML), Artificial Intelligence (AI), Big Data, and other latest techniques, including the evolution of these treatments over the years. Oncologists, cancer scientists, and professionals will find using the content on cutting-edge interventions by experts in their field, significantly improving earlier diagnosis and treatment options.

    Key Features:
    • Helps to improve quality of life after treatment as the focus of healthcare is shifting from curative methods to primary prevention of diseases, screening methods   and early detection and treatment.
    • Appeals to clinicians and residents interested in exploring cutting-edge technology for early diagnoses and treatment of women associated cancers.
    • Features a chapter on the Clinician’s perspective on advanced diagnostic and treatment methods.



    About the Editors

    List of Contributors

    List of Abbreviations


    1. Overview of Traditional Methods of Diagnosis and Treatment for Women-Associated Cancers

    Malika Ranjan, Namyaa Kumar, Safiya Arfi and Shazia Rashid

    2. Cancer Drugs and Treatment Formulations for Women-Associated Cancers

    Reetika Arora and Pawan K. Maurya

    3. Imaging as an Important Tool for Diagnosis of Breast Cancer

    Priyanka Mudaliar, Shafina Siddiqui, Sangeeta Ballav, Narrayan Raam Shankar, Soumya Basu and Jyotirmoi Aich

    4. Use of Immunotherapy in Gynaecological and Breast Cancer

    Showket Hussain, Sandeep Sisodiya, Vishakha Kasherwal, Sonam Tulsyan and Asiya Khan

    5. Computational Drug Discovery and Development Along With Their Applications in the Treatment of Women-Associated Cancers

    Rahul Kumar, Rakesh Kumar, Harsh Goel, Somorjit Singh Ningombam and Pranay Tanwar viii Contents

    6. Advances in Nanotechnology for Treatment of Women-Specific Cancers

    Smriti Arora, Ananya Bishnoi, Gunjan Vasant Bonde and Ashish Mathur

    7. Identifying Breast Cancer Treatment Biomarkers Using Transcriptomics

    Ashfaq Ali Mir

    8. Integrating CADD and Herbal Informatics Approach to Explore Potential Drug Candidates Against HPV E Associated With Cervical Cancer

    Arushi Verma, Jyoti Bala, Navkiran Kaur and Anupama Avasthi

    9. Advances in Big Data and Machine Learning in Cancer Detection in Women-Associated Cancers

    Dhaval Kumar Srivastava, Aditya Vikram Singh and Ankur Saxena

    10. Clinicians’ Perspective in the Use and Adaptability of the Latest Methods of Diagnosis and Treatment for Cancers in Women

    Umme Abiha and Charu Sharma



    Dr. Shazia Rashid is an academician, working as an Assistant Professor at the Amity Institute of Biotechnology (AIB) and Adjunct Faculty at the Amity Institute of Molecular Medicine and Stem Cells (AIMMSCR), Amity University Uttar Pradesh, Noida, India.

    Dr. Ankur Saxena is currently working as an Assistant Professor at Amity University Uttar Pradesh, Noida

    Dr. Sabia Rashid is currently working as a consultant hematologist at Queen Elizabeth Hospital and Kings College Hospital in London, UK