by Stella Pelengaris (Editor), Michael Khan (Editor)
This comprehensive text provides a detailed overview of the molecular mechanisms underpinning the development of cancer and its treatment. Written by an international panel of researchers, specialists and practitioners in the field, the text discusses all aspects of cancer biology from the causes, development and diagnosis through to the treatment of cancer.
- Written by an international panel of researchers, specialists and practitioners in the field
- Covers both traditional areas of study and areas of controversy and emerging importance, highlighting future directions for research
- Features up-to-date coverage of recent studies and discoveries, as well as a solid grounding in the key concepts in the field
- Each chapter includes key points, chapter summaries, text boxes, and topical references for added comprehension and review
- Supported by a dedicated website at www.blackwellpublishing.com/pelengaris
- An excellent text for upper-level courses in the biology of cancer, for medical students and qualified practitioners preparing for higher exams, and for researchers and teachers in the field