ABSTRACT

The availability of human genome, large amount of data on individual genetic variations, environmental interactions, influence of lifestyle, and cutting-edge tools and technologies for big-data analysis have led to the era of clinical practice of "Precision Medicine". This book aims to provide a readily available resource on all the important developments achieved so far in the field of oncology. All recent developments have been explained along with epidemiology, technologies and approaches to manage the included diseases. Therefore, readers will get the up to date information on the next-generation approach in tackling all kinds of cancer.

Key Features

• Presents the latest trend of cancer management based on precision/predictive medicine approach

• Reviews the latest and up to date literature in the field of Precision Medicine

• Highlights the next generation approach in tackling malignant diseases

• Discusses how a life-threatening disease like cancer can be managed with the help of Precision Medicine

• Encapsulates a global prospective

part Part 1|1 pages

Precision medicine in oncology

chapter 1|14 pages

Precision medicine in oncology: An overview

ByFazilet Yılmaz, Sultan Ciftci Yılmaz, Esra Gunduz, Mehmet Gunduz

chapter 2|11 pages

Circulating tumor cells and circulating tumor DNA in precision medicine

ByAnjana Munshi, Satrupa Das

chapter 3|10 pages

Oral squamous cell carcinoma and liquid biopsies: A new tool for precision oncology

ByRodríguez Laura Álvarez, Romay Laura Muinelo, García Abel García, López-López Rafael, Piñeiro Alicia Ábalo, Pérez-Sayáns Mario

chapter 4|10 pages

Precision medicine for brain gliomas

ByYusuf Izci

chapter 5|71 pages

Precision medicine for colorectal cancer

ByCandan Hızel, Şükrü Tüzmen, Arsalan Amirfallah, Gizem Çalıbaşı Koçal, Duygu Abbasoğlu, Haluk Onat, Yeşim Yıldırım, Yasemin Baskın

chapter 6|15 pages

Precision medicine in prostate cancer

ByNigel P. Murray

chapter 7|7 pages

Breast cancer epigenetic targets for precision medicine

ByRamona G. Dumitrescu

chapter 8|27 pages

Precision medicine in ovarian carcinoma

ByShailendra Dwivedi, Purvi Purohit, Radhieka Misra, Jeewan Ram Vishnoi, Apul Goel, Puneet Pareek, Sanjay Khattri, Praveen Sharma, Sanjeev Misra, Kamlesh Kumar Pant

chapter 9|22 pages

Precision medicine in myelodysplastic syndromes

ByOta Fuchs

chapter 10|20 pages

Precision medicine in acute myeloid leukemia

ByOta Fuchs

part Part 2|1 pages

Precision medicine in NCDs

chapter 11|17 pages

Precision medicine in coronary artery disease

ByMelvin George, Luxitaa Goenka, Sandhiya Selvarajan

chapter 12|7 pages

Precision medicine in stroke and other related neurological diseases

ByAnjana Munshi, Vandana Sharma, Sulena Singh

chapter 13|15 pages

Precision medicine in osteoporosis and bone diseases

ByFatmanur Hacievliyagil Kazanci, Fatih Kazanci, M. Ramazan Yigitoglu, Mehmet Gunduz

chapter 14|9 pages

Precision medicine in diabetes mellitus

BySandhiya Selvarajan, Akila Srinivasan, Nishanthi Anandabaskar, Sadishkumar Kamalanathan, Melvin George

chapter 15|10 pages

Precision medicine in multiple sclerosis

ByShoaib Ahmad

chapter 17|16 pages

Customized DNA–directed precision nutrition to balance the brain reward circuitry and reduce addictive behaviors

ByKenneth Blum, Marcelo Febo, Eric R. Braverman, Mona Li, Lyle Fried, Roger Waite, Zsolt Demotrovics, William B. Downs, Debmalya Barh, Bruce Steinberg, Thomas McLaughlin, Rajendra D. Badgaiyan