Society of Cells: Cancer and Control of Cell Proliferation / Edition 1

Society of Cells: Cancer and Control of Cell Proliferation / Edition 1

by Carlos Sonnenschein, Anne Marie Soto, Ana M. Soto
     
 

Research into the control of cell proliferation and cancer has focused on growth factors, cell cycle effectors and oncogenes, and how these are responsible for the development of cancer. This book puts the current research into perspective, suggests a brSee more details below

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Research into the control of cell proliferation and cancer has focused on growth factors, cell cycle effectors and oncogenes, and how these are responsible for the development of cancer. This book puts the current research into perspective, suggests a br

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780387915838
Publisher:
BIOS Scientific Publishing
Publication date:
01/01/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
154
Product dimensions:
6.17(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.37(d)

Table of Contents

Abbreviations
Preface
Acknowledgements
1Cell proliferation: the background and the premises1
2Cell proliferation, cell nutrition and evolution14
3The experimental evaluation of cell proliferation31
4Hypotheses for the control of cell proliferation41
5Sex hormone-mediated control of cell proliferation60
6Cell proliferation and tissue differentiation78
7Introduction to carcinogenesis and neoplasia91
8The enormous complexity of cancer99
9Facts and fantasies in carcinogenesis112
Epilogue. Moving toward the integration of cell proliferation, carcinogenesis, and neoplasia into biology134
Index145

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