Patient-Derived Xenograft Models of Human Cancer By Yuzhuo Wang, Dong Lin, Peter W. Gout
English | PDF | 2017 | 212 Pages | ISBN : 3319558242 | 6.16 MB
This book provides a comprehensive, state-of-the-art review of PDX cancer models. In separately produced chapters, the history and evolution of PDX models is reviewed, methods of PDX model development are compared in detail, characteristics of available established models are presented, current applications are summarized and new perspectives about use of PDX models are proposed. Each chapter is written by a world-renowned expert who is conducting cutting-edge research in the field. Each of the subsections provide a comprehensive review of existing literature addressing the particular topic followed by a conclusive paragraph detailing future directions. Extensive illustrations make this an interactive text.