Tumor Dormancy and Recurrence

  • Yuzhuo Wang
  • Francesco Crea

Part of the Cancer Drug Discovery and Development book series (CDD&D)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Maria Soledad Sosa, Emily Bernstein, Julio A. Aguirre-Ghiso
    Pages 1-16
  3. Noushin Nabavi, Susan L. Ettinger, Francesco Crea, Yuzhuo Wang, Colin C. Collins
    Pages 17-29
  4. Gianfranco Natale, Guido Bocci
    Pages 31-49
  5. Noushin Nabavi, Morgan E. Roberts, Francesco Crea, Colin C. Collins, Yuzhuo Wang, Jennifer L. Bishop
    Pages 51-60
  6. Edward A. Rietman, Jack A. Tuszynski
    Pages 61-79

About this book


This volume will be the first to provide a comprehensive description of tumor dormancy. It will define the clinical and biological aspects of this phenomenon, as well as the cellular and molecular mechanisms associated with tumor dormancy. Chapters will be authored by world-renewed experts who are conducting cutting-edge research in the field. A unique feature will be a conclusive paragraph detailing future development and foreseeable clinical applications at the end of each chapter. The volume will serve as a fundamental instrument for every researcher and clinician interested in the field of tumor dormancy as well as a means of disseminating stimulating concepts and prompting the development of innovative technological solutions. 


Dormancy Functional genomics Metastatic Recurrence Tumor Tumor dormancy

Editors and affiliations

  • Yuzhuo Wang
    • 1
  • Francesco Crea
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Experimental Therapeutics and Department of Urologic SciencesBC Cancer Agency and University of British ColumbiaVancouverCanada
  2. 2.School of Life, Health & Chemical SciencesThe Open University, Walton HallMilton KeynesUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Humana Press, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-59240-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-59242-8
  • Series Print ISSN 2196-9906
  • Series Online ISSN 2196-9914
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals