Cancer as a Disease: Types of Tumors, Their Frequencies, and Their Progression

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Biology and Treatment of Cancer
Subtitle of host publicationUnderstanding Cancer
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages14
ISBN (Print)9780470009581
StatePublished - Mar 26 2008
Externally publishedYes


  • Cancer disease - genetic mutations accumulating in normal cells
  • Cancer research and treatment - interplay among environmental, lifestyle, genetic, and molecular variables
  • Generation of tumor cell heterogeneity and genetic instability

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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