Epigenetics in Pediatric Cancers

Roberta Ciarapica, Lavinia Raimondi, Federica Verginelli, Rossella Rota

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCancer Epigenetics: Biomolecular Therapeutics for Human Cancer
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages90
ISBN (Print)9780471710967
Publication statusPublished - Jun 3 2011


  • Epigenetics in pediatric cancers - epigenetics, newest research front, unraveling nuanced world of gene expression
  • Neuroblastoma (NB), a PNT (peripheral neuroblastic tumor) - one of the most common solid cancers in children, below age five
  • Pediatric neuroectodermal-derived tumors - medulloblastoma (MB), prevalent brain tumor in children, the WHO grade IV malignant brain tumor in childhood

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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