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Author Frank, Steven A., 1957-

Title Dynamics of cancer : incidence, inheritance, and evolution / Steven A. Frank.

Imprint Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2007.


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Description xi, 378 p. ill.
Series Princeton series in evolutionary biology
Princeton series in evolutionary biology.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [335]-359) and indexes.
Contents Age of cancer incidence -- Multistage progression -- History of theories -- Progression dynamics -- Theory I -- Theory II -- Genetics of progression -- Carcinogens -- Aging -- Inheritance -- Stem cells: tissue renewal -- Stem cells: population genetics -- Cell lineage history.
Form Issued also online.
Subject Neoplasms -- etiology
Age of Onset
Gene Expression Regulation, Neoplastic
Genetic Predisposition to Disease
Stem Cells
ISBN 9780691133652 (cloth : alk. paper)
0691133654 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780691133669 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0691133662 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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