Biomarkers: In Medicine, Drug Discovery, and Environmental Health

Biomarkers: In Medicine, Drug Discovery, and Environmental Health

Editor(s): Vishal S. Vaidya, Joseph V. Bonventre

Published Online: 3 NOV 2010 11:05AM EST

Print ISBN: 9780470452240

Online ISBN: 9780470918562

DOI: 10.1002/9780470918562

About this Book

This book provides an introduction to the field of biomarkers, how they have been and can be used, and how different approaches can be used to identify, characterize, and monitor biomarkers. The book has chapters on topics including HIV, Cancer, Parkinson's, vascular injury, environmental exposure. A following section discusses the technologies (diagnostics and assays) to detect biomarkers and authors have emphasized the preclinical and clinical manifestation of the injury/disease process.

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: Tools for Biomarker Discovery

    1. Chapter 5

      The Bittersweet Promise of Glycobiology (pages 75–88)

      Padmaparna Chaudhuri, Rania Harfouche and Shiladitya Sengupta

  2. Part II: Biomarkers of Injury/Disease

  3. Part III: Technology for Biomarker Detection

    1. Chapter 14

      Biomarkers in Cancer (pages 355–380)

      Roopali Roy, Christine M. Coticchia, Jiang Yang and Marsha A. Moses

  4. Part IV: Hot Topics in Biomarker Research

    1. Chapter 20

      Biomarkers for Environmental Exposure (pages 517–547)

      Jane E. Gallagher, Elaine A. Cohen Hubal and Stephen W. Edwards

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