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Published: 09 August 2016

368 Pages | 150 illus.

9.7 x 7.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198717348

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Molecular Biology of Cancer

Mechanisms, Targets, and Therapeutics

Fourth Edition

Lauren Pecorino

  • Provides an engaging and manageable entry into the complex subject of cancer biology
  • Describes the theoretical basis of cancer biology and shows how this theory is applied to develop new cancer therapies, giving students a clear appreciation of how theoretical knowledge can be translated into therapeutic strategies
  • Draws on the latest research in this dynamic field, presenting it in a manner that is readily accessible to students

New to this Edition:

  • New full-color diagrams help students visualize the key concepts explained in the text more effectively
  • Expanded coverage of tumor immunology and immunotherapy that discusses the tumor-suppression and tumor-promotion mechanisms of the immune system and their exciting new applications in developing cancer immunotherapies

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