11. Cancer Stem Cells and New Therapeutic Approaches

  1. Sharmila Bapat
  1. Michael Dean

Published Online: 11 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470391594.ch11

Cancer Stem Cells: Identification and Targets

Cancer Stem Cells: Identification and Targets

How to Cite

Dean, M. (2008) Cancer Stem Cells and New Therapeutic Approaches, in Cancer Stem Cells: Identification and Targets (ed S. Bapat), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470391594.ch11

Editor Information

  1. National Centre for Cell Science, Ganeshkhind, Pune, India

Author Information

  1. National Cancer Institute–Frederick, Frederick, Maryland, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 7 NOV 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470122013

Online ISBN: 9780470391594

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Keywords:

  • cancer stem cells and new therapeutic approaches;
  • tumor types and stem cell activation;
  • chemotherapeutic drug transporter targets

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Cancer Stem Cells

  • Activation of Stem Cells and Cancer

  • Major Cancers and Risk Factors

  • Treatment Implications

  • Future Perspectives

  • Conclusions

  • References