Membranes in tumour growth

proceedings of the International Workshop on Membranes in Tumour Growth, Rome, Italy, June 14-18, 1982
  • 625 Pages
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  • English
Elsevier Biomedical Press, Sole distributors for the USA and Canada, Elsevier Science Pub. Co. , Amsterdam, New York, New York, N.Y
Tumors -- Research -- Congresses., Cell membranes -- Congresses., Cell membrane -- Pathology -- Congresses., Neoplasms -- Metabolism -- Congresses., Neoplasm invasiveness -- Congresses., Neoplasm metastasis -- Congresses., Cell transformation, Neoplastic -- Congre
Statementeditors, T. Galeotti ... [et al.].
SeriesDevelopments in cancer research,, v. 7
ContributionsGaleotti, T.
LC ClassificationsRC267 .I54 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 625 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3496378M
ISBN 100444804625
LC Control Number82016425

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Cell membranes and cancer. Amsterdam ; New York: Elsevier Science, (OCoLC) Online version: International Workshop on Membranes in Tumour Growth (2nd: Rome, Italy).

Cell membranes and cancer. Amsterdam ; New York: Elsevier Science, (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All. Semipermeable silastic rubber membranes can be used to diffuse focally a variety of chemicals including antitumour drugs.

Of the eight drugs tested, in vitro tests showed the best diffusion with dactinomycin, mithramycin, and oncovin, and the poorest diffusion with bleomycin, fluorouracil, and thiotepa. and impeded tumour growth when given Cited by: 4. REVESZ L, KLEIN G. Quantitative studies on the multiplication of neoplastic cells in vivo.

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Growth curves of three ascites lymphomas. J Natl Cancer Inst. Oct; 15 (2)– Membranes in tumour growth book R. A Comparison of the Growth Curves of Malignant and Normal (Embryonic and Postembryonic) Tissues of the Rat. Am J Pathol. Jul; 12 (4)–Cited by:   A simple and fast computational model to describe the dynamics of tumour growth and metastasis formation is presented.

The model is based on the calculation of successive generations of tumour cells and enables one to describe biologically important entities like tumour volume, time point of 1st metastatic growth or number of metastatic colonies at a given by: The basement membrane (BM) is a fibrous matrix composed primarily of glycoproteins, type IV collagen, and laminin that are secreted by the epithelial cells (Ryerse, ).

Douglas B. Gould, in Current Topics in Membranes, Basement membranes are highly specialized extracellular matrices. Once considered inert scaffolds, basement membranes. An improved method for calculating tumor growth Date: March 8, Source: University of Gothenburg Summary: When treating cancer, it is an.

Volume Issue26 September Brain tumours Membranes in tumour growth book root. Brain tumours are among the most lethal cancers. Primary brain tumours called malignant gliomas and brain metastases from other.

CANCER CELL MEMBRANES AND METASTASIS - Lecture Outline 1. Changes at the cancer cell surface 2. Cell surface composition 3. Mucins 4. Cell adhesion 5. Agglutinability of cancer cells solid tumor growth, diabetic retinopathy and rheumatoid arthritis.

Tumor formation and progression can be associated with an altered pattern of Size: KB. by a microviscosimeter in the separated plasma membranes. Microviscosity of the plasma mem­ brane was slightly reduced in the primary hepatoma cells, suggesting that the membrane is more fluidal in the malignant growth than in the normal growth.

This change was remarkable in trans­File Size: 1MB. What is a tumour. A tumour is an abnormal growth of cells. Cells are the body’s basic building blocks – they make up tissues and organs.

The body constantly makes new cells to help us grow, replace worn-out tissue and heal injuries. Normally, cells multiply and die in an orderly way, so that each new cell replaces one Size: KB. 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.

A tumour is an abnormal growth of cells. Cells are the body's basic building blocks – they make up tissues and organs. The body constantly makes new cells to help us grow, replace worn-out tissue and heal injuries. Normally, cells multiply and die in an orderly way, so that each new cell replaces one lost.

Sometimes, however, cells become. A.R. KANSAL et al., Simulated Brain Tumor Growth Dynamics Using a Three-Dimensional Cellular Automaton, Journal of Theoretical Biology, VolumeIssue 4, 21 AprilPagesISSNdoi link.

Araujo & McElwain, A history of the study of solid tumour growth: The contribution of mathematical modelling,doi link. Antigens presented on cell membranes or on liposomes are usually more immunogenic than antigens in soluble form, this being one of the reasons for the weak immunogenicity of extracted tumour-associated transplantation antigens (TATA).

The main objective of this study is to solubilize TATA from tumour cells and to present them on a membrane-like structure to the immune by: 8. Membranes citation style guide with bibliography and in-text referencing examples: Journal articles Books Book chapters Reports Web pages. PLUS: Download citation style files for.

Mathematical modeling of tumor growth and treatment. membranes thereby increasing the spatial carrying capacity based on the use of imaging biomarkers, tumour growth simulation, advanced.

Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) is a kidney cancer that originates in the lining of the proximal convoluted tubule, a part of the very small tubes in the kidney that transport primary is the most common type of kidney cancer in adults, responsible for approximately 90–95% of cases.

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Initial treatment is most commonly either partial or complete removal of the affected kidney(s).Specialty: Oncology. One cell in the ovary acquires a mutation to the HER2 Growth Factor Receptor gene.

Cell's descendants divide faster, forming a small benign tumour. Within tumour, the cell undergoes mutation to its BRCA2 tumour-suppressor gene, resulting in BRCA2's inability. A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text.

A comprehensive overview of the structural and molecular biology of cellular processes that occur at or near bacterial membranes. The recent progress on the function and involvement of membranes in bacterial physiology enabling a greater understanding of the molecular details of the cell envelope, its biogenesis and function.

Topics include: cell wall growth, shape and division, outer membrane. The development of new radiotherapy technologies is a long-term process, which requires proof of the general concept.

However, clinical requirements with respect to beam quality and controlled dose delivery may not yet be fulfilled. Exemplarily, the necessary radiobiological experiments with laser-accelerated electrons are challenged by fluctuating beam intensities.

Based on tumour-growth data Author: Leonhard Karsch, Elke Beyreuther, Doreen Eger Passos, Jörg Pawelke, Steffen Löck. Tumour vasculature is also useful for the clearance of metabolic end products such as lactic acid whose accumulation may be toxic to the tumour cells. New capillary formation into tumours can be stimulated by growth factors such as vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) and Author: Jin Yan Lim, Hiu Yee Kwan.

The cancer protein KRas is a factor in the development of several types of cancer. Mutated KRas, for example, can be found in a large number of. Calgranulins are relatively small proteins, usually around amino acids long.

Calprotectin is a complex of two of these small proteins, SA8 and SA9, getting its name from its protective, antimicrobial properties.

Dr Mark Herzberg at the University of Minnesota, USA, has extensively researched the antimicrobial action of this protein complex, and this knowledge is now. They grow in the meninges, the three membranes that cover and protect your brain and spinal cord. Usually they're not cancerous, but the ones that are can spread.

These tumors usually occur in the. Spinal tumors can develop inside the spinal cord (called intramedullary), within any of the three membranes (called spinal meninges) that cover and protect the spinal cord, between the spinal cord and spine bone, and/or only bone (called extradural).

Of course, as a spinal tumor grows it may compress parts of the spine, including the blood. From these characteristic fractions the dry mass per volume can be inferred to be about mg/ml (BNID, ), but during slow growth values can be higher. Low densities are common in dry seeds and underwater plants that have buoyant parts with densities of less than the surrounding water, thus allowing them to float.

In Folkman [2] introduced the hypothesis, until now widely accepted, that tumour growth is angiogenesis dependent [3,4]. However, the discovery that tumours can also grow without angiogenesis, by co-opting pre existing vessels in humans [] and in Author: F Pezzella, K Gatter.

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This book addresses several issues in developmental biology, including Notch signalling pathway integration and mesenchymal compartment formation. Tumour growth is one of the primary challenges of cancer research. Its study requires interdisciplinary approaches involving the close collaboration of mathematicians, biologists and physicians.Carcinoma, a cancerous growth of surface tissues of the skin, digestive tract, blood vessels, and various organs.

Carcinoma cells tend to invade surrounding healthy tissues and give rise to secondary growths (metastases) distant from the original addition to the skin and digestive tract, carcinomas may develop in the reproductive tract, mucous membranes, lungs, and other internal.The tumour growth time was determined by the time needed to develop a tumour size, which is a multiple of the size at irradiation.

In this manuscript, the time for observing a sevenfold volume, t V7, was considered and analysed by different statistical : Leonhard Karsch, Elke Beyreuther, Doreen Eger Passos, Jörg Pawelke, Steffen Löck.