The Molecular Basis of Cancer

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By

  • John Mendelsohn
  • Peter Howley
  • Mark Israel
  • Joe Gray
  • Craig Thompson

Successfully fighting cancer starts with understanding how it begins. This thoroughly revised 3rd Edition explores the scientific basis for our current understanding of malignant transformation and the pathogenesis and treatment of cancer. A team of leading experts thoroughly explain the molecular biologic principles that underlie the diagnostic tests and therapeutic interventions now being used in clinical trials and practice. Incorporating cutting-edge advances and the newest research, the book provides thorough descriptions of everything from molecular abnormalities in common cancers to new approaches for cancer therapy. A new full-color format expedites reference, and now as an Expert Consult title, it enables you to conveniently search the entire text online, download all of the book’s images for your personal use, and review periodic updates.
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Audience

Oncology and Hematology

 

Book information

  • Published: March 2008
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4160-3703-3