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Oncodynamics: Effects of Cancer Cells on the Body

  • Gurmit Singh

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Katja Linher-Melville, Gurmit Singh
    Pages 1-37
  3. Franziska Miller, Gurmit Singh
    Pages 39-54
  4. Tanya Miladinovic, Gurmit Singh
    Pages 55-71
  5. Kimberly Young, Gurmit Singh
    Pages 73-84
  6. Jennifer Fazzari, Gurmit Singh
    Pages 85-103
  7. Mina G. Nashed, Benicio N. Frey, Patricia Rosebush, Gurmit Singh
    Pages 105-127
  8. Robert G. Ungard, Norman Buckley, Gurmit Singh
    Pages 129-145
  9. Yipeng Zhang, Tina Y. Tang, Sureka Pavalagantharajah, Caroline N. Gobran, Zeinab Khawaja, Allison J. Chen et al.
    Pages 147-174
  10. Eric Seidlitz, Snezana Popovic, Mark Clemons, Gurmit Singh
    Pages 175-209
  11. Gurmit Singh
    Pages 211-212
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 213-215

About this book

Introduction

This volume will introduce new terminology to the field of oncology, subdividing it into oncokinetics—the mechanics of the tumor cells as they arise and spread throughout the body—and oncodynamics—the impact of abnormal cues generated by tumors on the physiological functioning of the body. The volume will outline the importance of oncodynamics from both a cancer patient’s and a caregiver’s perspectives, stressing its significant impact on cancer patient functionality and the opportunity that cancer researchers will have to develop cross-disciplinary interactions and predict potential consequences of tumors and/or treatment.

Keywords

cancer cells neo-angiogenesis neo-neurogenesis oncology tumor cells

Editors and affiliations

  • Gurmit Singh
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. Pathology and Molecular MedicineMcMaster UniversityHamiltonCanada

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