Cancer Prevention: From the Laboratory to the Clinic: Implications of Genetic, Molecular, and Preventive Research

Cancer Prevention: From the Laboratory to the Clinic: Implications of Genetic, Molecular, and Preventive Research

by H. Leon Bradlow
     
 

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Papers from a September 1994 conference explore recent advances in cancer prevention, highlighting the areas of genetics, molecular biology, screening, and preventive trials and emphasizing the prevention of breast, colon, and prostate cancer. Contains sections on targeting the susceptible population; controversies in early detection; experimental approaches to prevention; new frontiers in molecular biology; and preventive trials to reduce mortality. Poster papers discuss subjects including computer models for calculating cancer risk; cancer screening for low-income minority women; and chemoprevention. Of interest to physicians and researchers. No index. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780897669481
Publisher:
New York Academy of Sciences
Publication date:
09/01/1995
Series:
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences Ser., #76
Pages:
342

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