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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Bioinformatics in Cancer and Cancer Therapy [electronic resource] /
Type EBOOK
Author Gordon, Gavin J.
Publisher Humana Press,
Year Published 2009
Call Number ########
ISBN 9781597455763
Subjects Medicine. ; Oncology. ; Bioinformatics.
Internet Access
Description Access URL
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-59745-576-3
Collation X, 198 p. online resource.
Notes Due to license restrictions, this resource is available to EPA employees and authorized contractors only
Contents Notes The Emergence of Bioinformatics: Historical Perspective, Quick Overview and Future Trends -- The Statistical Design and Interpretation of Microarray Experiments -- Whole-Genome Analysis of Cancer -- Bioinformatics Approaches to the Analysis of the Transcriptome of Animal Models of Cancer -- Significance of Aberrant Expression of MicroRNAs in Cancer Cells -- Proteomic Methods in Cancer Research -- Comprehensive Genomic Profiling for Biomarker Discovery for Cancer Detection, Diagnostics and Prognostics -- Gene Expression Profiling of the Leukemias: Oncogenesis, Drug Responsiveness, and Prediction of Clinical Outcome -- Personalized Medicine in the Clinical Management of Colorectal Cancer -- Gene Alterations in Human Cancers. Bioinformatics can be loosely defined as the collection, classification, storage, and analysis of biochemical and biological information using computers and mathematical algorithms. Bioinformatics represents a marriage of biology, medicine, computer science, physics, and mathematics; fields of study that have historically existed as mutually exclusive disciplines. Edited by Gavin Gordon, Bioinformatics in Cancer and Cancer Therapy, edited by Gavin Gordon, provides an historical and technical perspective on the analytical techniques, methodologies, and platforms used in bioinformatics experiments in order to show how a bioinformatics approach has been used to characterize various cancer-related processes, and to demonstrate how a bioinformatics approach is being used to bridge basic science and the clinical arena to positively impact patient care and management.
Place Published Totowa, NJ
Corporate Au Added Ent SpringerLink (Online service)
Title Ser Add Ent Cancer Drug Discovery and Development
Host Item Entry Springer eBooks
PUB Date Free Form 2009
Series Title Untraced Cancer Drug Discovery and Development
BIB Level m
Medium computer
Content text
Carrier online resource
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
OCLC Time Stamp 20131218134109
Language eng
Origin SPRINGER
Type EBOOK
OCLC Rec Leader 02891nam a22003975i 45