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Cancer Epigenetics

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    Chapter 1 Epigenetic Markers of Early Tumor Development
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    Chapter 2 Epigenetics of Solid Cancer Stem Cells
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    Chapter 3 DNA Methylation and Histone Modifications in Breast Cancer
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    Chapter 4 DNA Methylation Changes in Prostate Cancer
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    Chapter 5 DNA methylation in promoter region as biomarkers in prostate cancer.
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    Chapter 6 Epigenetics of Bladder Cancer
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    Chapter 7 Epigenetics in Myeloid Malignancies
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    Chapter 8 The Epigenetics of Brain Tumors
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    Chapter 9 DNA Methylation Changes in Cervical Cancers
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    Chapter 10 Epigenetics of colon cancer.
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    Chapter 11 Promoter Methylation in Head and Neck Tumorigenesis
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    Chapter 12 Epigenome and DNA Methylation in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
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    Chapter 13 Clinical Implications of Epigenetic Alterations in Human Thoracic Malignancies: Epigenetic Alterations in Lung Cancer
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    Chapter 14 The Role of MicroRNAs in the Management of Liver Cancer.
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    Chapter 15 Epigenetics in ovarian cancer.
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    Chapter 16 DNA Methylation in Pancreatic Cancer: Protocols for the Isolation of DNA and Bisulfite Modification
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    Chapter 17 Detection and analysis of DNA methylation by pyrosequencing.
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    Chapter 18 Screening for miRNA Expression Changes Using Quantitative PCR (Q-PCR).
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    Chapter 19 Genome-Wide Methylation Analysis
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    Chapter 20 Microarray for Epigenetic Changes: Gene Expression Arrays
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    Chapter 21 Detecting DNA Methylation Using the Methylated CpG Island Amplification and Microarray Technique
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    Chapter 22 Nutrigenomics: implications for breast and colon cancer prevention.
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    Chapter 23 Dietary and lifestyle factors of DNA methylation.
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    Chapter 24 Diet, epigenetics, and cancer.
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    Chapter 25 Role of Epigenetics in Cancer Health Disparities
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    Chapter 26 Multifactorial Etiology of Gastric Cancer
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    Chapter 27 Epigenetic Epidemiology for Cancer Risk: Harnessing Germline Epigenetic Variation
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    Chapter 28 Epigenetic Biomarkers in Cancer Epidemiology
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    Chapter 29 Screening for miRNA Expression Changes Using Quantitative PCR (Q-PCR)
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Chapter title
The Role of MicroRNAs in the Management of Liver Cancer.
Chapter number 14
Book title
Cancer Epigenetics
Published in
Methods in molecular biology, February 2012
DOI 10.1007/978-1-61779-612-8_14
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Book ISBNs
978-1-61779-611-1, 978-1-61779-612-8
Authors

Banaudha KK, Verma M, Krishna K. Banaudha, Mukesh Verma, Banaudha, Krishna K., Verma, Mukesh

Abstract

Four major components of epigenetic regulation are promoter methylation, histone modification, chromatin conformation changes, and altered expression of noncoding RNAs, especially microRNAs (miRNAs). MiRNAs are noncoding RNAs of single-stranded RNA molecules consisting of ∼22 nucleotides that regulate gene expression at the posttranscriptional level. MiRNAs are endogenous and potentially can regulate every aspect of cellular activity, including development and proliferation, differentiation, metabolism, viral infection, epigenetic modulation, apoptotic cell death, and tumor genesis. Recent studies provide evidence that miRNAs are abundant in the liver and affect a diverse spectrum of liver functions. MiRNA expression and deregulation of miRNAs may be a major pathogenetic factor in many liver diseases. Although global downregulation is a common trait in human malignancies, including viral hepatitis, hepatocellular carcinoma, and polycystic liver diseases, specific miRNAs are upregulated in cancer and offer new diagnostic and therapeutic strategies to manage liver diseases. Here, the current status of the role of miRNAs in liver cancer is discussed along with areas for future research.

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Iran, Islamic Republic of 1 8%
Unknown 12 92%

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Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 3 23%
Professor 2 15%
Student > Ph. D. Student 2 15%
Lecturer 1 8%
Professor > Associate Professor 1 8%
Other 1 8%
Unknown 3 23%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 4 31%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 3 23%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 1 8%
Immunology and Microbiology 1 8%
Engineering 1 8%
Other 0 0%
Unknown 3 23%

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