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Adaptive Oncogenesis A New Understanding of How Cancer Evolves inside Us
ISBN: HB: 9780674545397, Harvard University Press, March 2018
288 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 16 line illus.
Popular understanding holds that genetic changes create cancer. James DeGregori uses evolutionary principles to propose a new way of thinking about cancer's occurrence. Cancer is as much a disease of evolution as it is of mutation, one in which mutat...
Cancer Stem Cells Philosophy and Therapies
ISBN: HB: 9780674088740, Harvard University Press, June 2016
222 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 20 halftones, 4 tables
An innovative theory proposes a new therapeutic strategy to break the stalemate in the war on cancer. It is called cancer stem cell (CSC) theory, and Lucie Laplane offers a comprehensive analysis, based on an original interdisciplinary approach that...
Closing the Cancer Divide An Equity Imperative
ISBN: PB: 9780982914403, Harvard University Press, December 2012
250 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 2 maps, 15 tables, 15 colour illus., 5 black&white illus.
Cancer has become a leading cause of death and disability and a serious yet unforeseen challenge to health systems in low-and middle-income countries. A protracted and polarized cancer transition is under way and fuels a concentration of preventable...