Journals Higher Education



12 April 2010

560 Pages | 22 illus.

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199732913

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HPV and Other Infectious Agents in Cancer

Opportunities for Prevention and Public Health

Hans Krueger, Gavin Stuart, Richard Gallagher, Dan Williams, and Contributions by Jon Kerner

  • Provides a current overview of available literature on HPV as well as five other known cancer-causing agents such as the hepatisis viruses
  • Provides detailed discussions of the importance of and potential for decreasing cancer incidence by directly addressing infectious causes
  • Provides an up-to-date presentation of the biology of these infectious agents and provides insights and options for prevention
  • Suggests directions for future research, practice and policy in North America

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