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Apoptosis in Hormone-Dependent Cancers

  • Martin Tenniswood
  • Horst Michna
Conference proceedings

Part of the Ernst Schering Research Foundation Workshop book series (SCHERING FOUND, volume 14)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIV
  2. G. Aumüller, P. M. Holterhus, W. Eicheler, H. Renneberg, M. Bacher, L. Konrad et al.
    Pages 1-33
  3. G. J. van Steenbrugge, W. M. van Weerden, M. H. A. Oomen, C. M. A. de Ridder, T. H. van der Kwast, F. H. Schröder
    Pages 35-55
  4. P. S. Rennie, N. Bruchovsky, K. Akakura, S. L. Goldenberg, M. Gleave, L. Sullivan
    Pages 71-82
  5. W. Bursch, B. Grasl-Kraupp, A. Ellinger, L. Török, H. Kienzl, L. Müllauer et al.
    Pages 83-101
  6. P. R. Walker, L. Testolin, U. Armato, N. Marceau, H. Gourdeau, M. Sikorska
    Pages 103-122
  7. K. W. Colston, A. G. Mackay, S. Y. James
    Pages 201-224
  8. M. Tenniswood, R. S. Guenette, D. Taillefer, M. Mooibroek
    Pages 225-246
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 247-250

About these proceedings

Introduction

It is now widely accepted that cells have the ability to initiate a program of gene-directed death, a process called "apoptosis" which may also be used as an innovative strategy for therapeutic intervention in cancer therapy. Experts in this area report on the regulation and control of apoptosis in hormone dependent (neoplastic) tissue and the possibility to exploit active cell death for therapeutic application.

Keywords

Apoptose Breast cancer Hormone Dependent Cancers Mammakarzinom Prostata carcinoma Prostatakarzinom Zelltod apoptosis cancer cell cell death hormones prostate cancer regulation tissue

Editors and affiliations

  • Martin Tenniswood
    • 1
  • Horst Michna
    • 2
  1. 1.W. Alton Jones Cell Science CenterLake PlacidUSA
  2. 2.Research LaboratoriesSchering AGBerlinGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-03122-3
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1995
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-662-03124-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-662-03122-3
  • Series Print ISSN 0947-6075
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
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