Princeton University Library Catalog

Cancer biology / Raymond W. Ruddon.

Author:
Ruddon, Raymond W., 1936- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Oxford University Press, 1995.
Εdition:
3rd ed.
Description:
xiv, 520 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
1. Characteristics of human cancer -- 2. The epidemiology of human cancer -- 3. Genetic alterations in cancer cells -- 4. Phenotypic characteristics of cancer cells -- 5. Alterations of cellular differentiation in cancer -- 6. Causes of cancer -- 7. Oncogenes -- 8. Tumor suppressor genes -- 9. Growth factors and signal transduction mechanisms -- 10. Cell-cycle regulation and apoptosis -- 11. Biology of tumor metastasis -- 12. Host-tumor interactions: Tumor effects on the host -- 13. Tumor immunology: Immunologic approaches to the diagnosis and treatment of cancer -- 14. Gene-targeted therapy for cancer -- 15. Cancer prevention.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 0195096908 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0195096916 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN:
94035524
OCLC:
31172729
RCP:
C - S