By Rosemary A. Walker

Highly recommended within the oncology class on the British clinical Awards 2009

The first version of this groundbreaking textual content proven itself because the definitive reference on a subject of maximum curiosity and relevance to these thinking about breast melanoma management.

This new Second Edition is stuffed with over 250 full-color pictures, illustrations, and pictures, and showcases state of the art translational examine no longer incorporated within the first version. the wider scope of data during this textual content is key interpreting for gynecologic surgeons, oncologists, pathologists, and molecular biologists.

Topics include:

  • prognostic elements for breast melanoma
  • pathology within the overview of breast cancer
  • genomic profiling and prognosis
  • steroid receptors and linked components in predicting reaction to endocrine therapy
  • endocrine reaction and survival
  • gene expression profiles and prediction of responses to chemotherapy

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Qxp 5/30/2008 7:44 PM Page 31 PROGNOSTIC VALUE OF PROLIFERATION AND APOPTOSIS 51. 52. 53. 54. 55. 56. 57. 58. 59. 60. 61. 62. 63. activities in intraductal components and invasive foci associated with invasive ductal breast carcinoma. Br J Cancer 1999; 79: 172–8. Jager JJ, Jansen RL, Arends JW et al. Anti-apoptotic phenotype is associated with decreased locoregional recurrence rate in breast cancer. Anticancer Res 2000; 20: 1269–75. Jensen V, Ladekarl M, Holm-Nielsen P et al. The prognostic value of oncogenic antigen 519 (OA519) expression and proliferative activity detected by antibody MIB-1 in node negative breast cancer.

Gynecol Oncol 1995; 57: 96–104. Imamura H, Haga S, Shimizu T et al. qxp 5/30/2008 7:44 PM Page 31 PROGNOSTIC VALUE OF PROLIFERATION AND APOPTOSIS 51. 52. 53. 54. 55. 56. 57. 58. 59. 60. 61. 62. 63. activities in intraductal components and invasive foci associated with invasive ductal breast carcinoma. Br J Cancer 1999; 79: 172–8. Jager JJ, Jansen RL, Arends JW et al. Anti-apoptotic phenotype is associated with decreased locoregional recurrence rate in breast cancer. Anticancer Res 2000; 20: 1269–75.

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