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Adipocytokines, energy balance, and cancer, Ofer Reizes, Nathan A. Berger, editors

Label
Adipocytokines, energy balance, and cancer
Title
Adipocytokines, energy balance, and cancer
Statement of responsibility
Ofer Reizes, Nathan A. Berger, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Dewey number
616.99/4042
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Reizes, Ofer
  • Berger, Nathan A
Series statement
Energy Balance and Cancer
Series volume
v. 12
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  • Cancer
  • Adipose tissues
  • Bioenergetics
Label
Adipocytokines, energy balance, and cancer, Ofer Reizes, Nathan A. Berger, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Involvement of€RBP4 and€STRA6 in Cancer Cell Biology
  • Includes index
Antecedent source
file reproduced from an electronic resource
Contents
  • Preface; Contents; Contributors; Chapter 1: Adipocytes, Adipocytokines, and€Cancer; Adipose Tissue; Adipocytokines and€Cancer; Leptin; Adiponectin; Visfatin; Resistin; Apelin; Chemerin; Omentin; Nesfatin; Vaspin; Retinol-Binding Protein-4; Cytokines; Adipocytes and Tumor Metabolism; Conclusion; References; Chapter 2: Adiponectin, Obesity, and€Cancer; Introduction; Adiponectin; Adiponectin Isoforms: Structural Considerations; Adiponectin Receptors; Adiponectin Modifications: Implication for€Cancer; Adiponectin Signaling Pathways Related to€Cancer
  • Role of€Adiponectin in Tumor Initiation and€Progression Types of€Cancer Associated with€Obesity and€Decreased Adiponectin; Colorectal Cancer; Endometrial Cancer; Prostate Cancer; Breast Cancer; Gastric Cancer; Hematological Malignancies; The L/A Ratio; Adiponectin Chemopreventatives; Concluding Remarks; References; Chapter 3: Leptin in€Cancer: Epidemiology and Mechanisms; An Overview of€the€Early Studies of€Leptin and Breast Cancer; Epidemiological Studies of€Leptin and€Breast Cancer; Recent In Vitro Studies
  • Preclinical Rodent Studies Evaluating Leptin's Effects on€Mammary Tumor Development/Progression Leptin/Adiponectin Ratio; Leptin Antagonists; Leptin Advances Malignancy in€Tumor Cells via€Additional Intrinsic Mechanisms; Leptin Effects on€the€Tumor Microenvironment also Contributes to€Tumor Progression; Leptin's Role in€Inflammation, Chemotaxis, and€Adaptive Immunity Impacts the€Cancer Host's Immune Responses; Leptin and Non-breast Malignancies; Conclusions; References; Chapter 4: Leptin-Signaling Pathways as€Therapeutic Targets in€Cancer
  • Connection Between Dysregulated Leptin Levels and€Cancer Effect of€Leptin on€Cancer Progression and€Metastasis; Leptin as€a€Regulator or an€Important Participant of€Various Oncogenic Pathways; Canonical Signaling Pathways of€Leptin; Noncanonical Signaling-Functional Interactions of€Leptin with€Multiple Pathways; Leptin, Estrogen, and€Aromatase; Leptin, IGF1, Insulin, and€EGFR; Leptin, Notch, and€Wnt/Catenin Pathway; Strategies to€Inhibit Leptin Signaling; Direct Inhibition of€Leptin Signaling Using Small Molecule Inhibitors
  • Activation of€Adiponectin as€an€Indirect Strategy to€Inhibit Leptin Conclusion; References; Chapter 5: Retinol Binding Protein 4: Role in€Diabetes and€Cancer; Vitamin A: Absorption and€Metabolism; Retinoid-Binding Proteins; RBP4 and€Transport of€Retinol in€the€Circulation; Cellular Retinol-Binding Proteins; Vitamin A Uptake by Extrahepatic Tissues: RBP4 and€STRA6; RBP4 Level Is Correlated with€Obesity and€Insulin Resistance; RBP4 and€STRA6 in€Insulin Resistance: A€Mechanism of€Action; Alternative Models for€Understanding How RBP4 Induces Insulin Resistance
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ocn962154517
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Extent
1 online resource (306 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319416779
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unknown
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)962154517
Label
Adipocytokines, energy balance, and cancer, Ofer Reizes, Nathan A. Berger, editors
Publication
Note
  • Involvement of€RBP4 and€STRA6 in Cancer Cell Biology
  • Includes index
Antecedent source
file reproduced from an electronic resource
Contents
  • Preface; Contents; Contributors; Chapter 1: Adipocytes, Adipocytokines, and€Cancer; Adipose Tissue; Adipocytokines and€Cancer; Leptin; Adiponectin; Visfatin; Resistin; Apelin; Chemerin; Omentin; Nesfatin; Vaspin; Retinol-Binding Protein-4; Cytokines; Adipocytes and Tumor Metabolism; Conclusion; References; Chapter 2: Adiponectin, Obesity, and€Cancer; Introduction; Adiponectin; Adiponectin Isoforms: Structural Considerations; Adiponectin Receptors; Adiponectin Modifications: Implication for€Cancer; Adiponectin Signaling Pathways Related to€Cancer
  • Role of€Adiponectin in Tumor Initiation and€Progression Types of€Cancer Associated with€Obesity and€Decreased Adiponectin; Colorectal Cancer; Endometrial Cancer; Prostate Cancer; Breast Cancer; Gastric Cancer; Hematological Malignancies; The L/A Ratio; Adiponectin Chemopreventatives; Concluding Remarks; References; Chapter 3: Leptin in€Cancer: Epidemiology and Mechanisms; An Overview of€the€Early Studies of€Leptin and Breast Cancer; Epidemiological Studies of€Leptin and€Breast Cancer; Recent In Vitro Studies
  • Preclinical Rodent Studies Evaluating Leptin's Effects on€Mammary Tumor Development/Progression Leptin/Adiponectin Ratio; Leptin Antagonists; Leptin Advances Malignancy in€Tumor Cells via€Additional Intrinsic Mechanisms; Leptin Effects on€the€Tumor Microenvironment also Contributes to€Tumor Progression; Leptin's Role in€Inflammation, Chemotaxis, and€Adaptive Immunity Impacts the€Cancer Host's Immune Responses; Leptin and Non-breast Malignancies; Conclusions; References; Chapter 4: Leptin-Signaling Pathways as€Therapeutic Targets in€Cancer
  • Connection Between Dysregulated Leptin Levels and€Cancer Effect of€Leptin on€Cancer Progression and€Metastasis; Leptin as€a€Regulator or an€Important Participant of€Various Oncogenic Pathways; Canonical Signaling Pathways of€Leptin; Noncanonical Signaling-Functional Interactions of€Leptin with€Multiple Pathways; Leptin, Estrogen, and€Aromatase; Leptin, IGF1, Insulin, and€EGFR; Leptin, Notch, and€Wnt/Catenin Pathway; Strategies to€Inhibit Leptin Signaling; Direct Inhibition of€Leptin Signaling Using Small Molecule Inhibitors
  • Activation of€Adiponectin as€an€Indirect Strategy to€Inhibit Leptin Conclusion; References; Chapter 5: Retinol Binding Protein 4: Role in€Diabetes and€Cancer; Vitamin A: Absorption and€Metabolism; Retinoid-Binding Proteins; RBP4 and€Transport of€Retinol in€the€Circulation; Cellular Retinol-Binding Proteins; Vitamin A Uptake by Extrahepatic Tissues: RBP4 and€STRA6; RBP4 Level Is Correlated with€Obesity and€Insulin Resistance; RBP4 and€STRA6 in€Insulin Resistance: A€Mechanism of€Action; Alternative Models for€Understanding How RBP4 Induces Insulin Resistance
Control code
ocn962154517
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (306 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319416779
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)962154517

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