By Sonia B. Jakowlew PhD (auth.)
Transforming development Factor-ß in melanoma remedy, Volumes 1 and a pair of, supply a compendium of findings concerning the function of remodeling development factor-ß (TGF-ß) in melanoma remedy and remedy. the 1st quantity, uncomplicated and medical Biology, is split into 3 elements. half I provides easy ideas of remodeling progress factor-ß signaling in common body structure and melanoma pathobiology. half II investigates reworking progress factor-ß superfamily participants in general and tumor biology. half III information remodeling development factor-ß in irritation and fibrosis.
This volume’s better half, melanoma remedy and treatment, examines reworking development factor-ß in different constructing and complicated cancers and discusses tools of remedy and treatment. jointly, remodeling progress Factor-ß in melanoma treatment, Volumes 1 and a pair of, offer researchers and clinicians with a entire and state of the art reference for the findings concerning the position of remodeling progress factor-ß in biology and melanoma treatment.
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