The oncogene and tumour suppressor gene factsbook [E-Book] / Robin Hesketh.
Hesketh, Robin.
2nd ed.
San Diego, Calif. : Academic Press, c1997
1 online resource (xiv, 549 p.) : ill.
Factsbook series
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The Second Edition of The Oncogene and Tumour Suppressor Gene FactsBook has been completely revised, updated, and expanded by 60%. The book contains more than 80 entries on oncogenes including JUN, MYC, and RAS, as well as DNA tumour viruses, tumour suppressor genes, including p53, retinoblastoma, BRCA1, BRCA2, VHL, F2FL, and essential material on angiogenesis and metastasis, apoptosis, cell cycle control, and gene therapy. Key Features * Includes much new data on this fast-moving field, including newly discovered oncogenes * Summarizes the clinical association and molecular properties of all known oncogenes and tumor suppression genes * Contains more than 2000 terms for reference and further research * Revised to included signaling pathways, apoptosis, and metastasis.