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The biology of cancer /

Title:
The biology of cancer /
Author:
Weinberg, Robert A. (Robert Allan), 1942-
Format:
Book
Institution:
MCPHS Worcester, MCPHS Boston, Emmanuel College
Contents:
The biology and genetics of cells and organisms -- The nature of cancer -- Tumor viruses -- Cellular oncogenes -- Growth factors, receptors, and cancer -- Cytoplasmic signaling circuitry programs many of the traits of cancer -- Tumor suppressor genes -- pRb and control of the cell cycle clock -- p53 and apoptosis : master guardian and executioner -- Eternal life : cell immortalization and tumorigenesis -- Multi-step tumorigenesis -- Maintenance of genomic integrity and the development of cancer -- Dialogue replaces monologue : heterotypic interactions and the biology of angiogenesis -- Moving out : invasion and metastasis -- Crowd control : tumor immunology and immunotherapy -- The rational treatment of cancer.

Online access:
No online access
Library holdings:
Emmanuel Media Office
RC268.4 .W45 2014Available
Emmanuel Reference
RC268.4 .W45 2014Availability unknown
MCPHS Circulation - Boston Campus
RC268.4 .W45 2014Available
MCPHS Circulation - Worcester Campus
RC268.4 .W45 2014Available