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Adaptive oncogenesis : a new understanding of how cancer evolves inside us

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DeGregori, James. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press , 2018. (Ebook)
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BC Cancer Agency
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Internet
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Table of contents: ; The evolution of lifespans and disease avoidance -- Understanding evolution at organismal and somatic levels -- The evolution of multicellularity and tumor suppression -- Mechanisms of tumor suppression -- Dominant views on the mechanisms of oncogenesis -- Adaptive oncogenesis …
Title
Adaptive oncogenesis : a new understanding of how cancer evolves inside us
Author
DeGregori, James
Place
Cambridge, MA
Publisher
Harvard University Press
Year Published
2018
Series
EBSCOhost eBook
Subjects
Carcinogenesis
Neoplastic Processes
Genetic Predisposition to Disease
Neoplasms - etiology
Neoplasms - genetics
Abstract
Table of contents:
The evolution of lifespans and disease avoidance -- Understanding evolution at organismal and somatic levels -- The evolution of multicellularity and tumor suppression -- Mechanisms of tumor suppression -- Dominant views on the mechanisms of oncogenesis -- Adaptive oncogenesis -- Limiting somatic evolution in youth -- Changing adaptive landscapes with aging -- Changing adaptive landscapes with carcinogenic exposures -- Tissue architecture and tumor suppression -- Peto?s paradox -- Prolonging tissue maintenance to delay aging and cancer -- Understanding clinical data from an evolutionary perspective -- The causes of cancer in early childhood -- Evolution-informed strategies to combat cancer -- A new framework for understanding and controlling cancer.
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9780674545397
9780674985964
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
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BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
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New York, NY: Cambridge University Press , 2006. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ200 B615 2006
Title
Biological basis of cancer
Editor
McKinnell, Robert G
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Year Published
2006
Subjects
Neoplasms
Neoplastic Processes
Molecular Biology
Carcinogenesis
ISBN
9780521606332
0521606330
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ200 B615 2006
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Cancer prevention : the causes and prevention of cancer : volume 1

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Boston, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers , 2000. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
BCCA Cancer Prevention
Title
Cancer prevention : the causes and prevention of cancer : volume 1
Editor
Colditz, P.H. Graham A
Hunter, David
Place
Boston, MA
Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers
Year Published
2000
Series
Cancer prevention : cancer causes 1
Subjects
Neoplasms - prevention & control
Carcinogenesis
ISBN
0792366034
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
BCCA Cancer Prevention
Audience
Professional
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Extrapolation of radiation-induced cancer risks from nonhuman experimental systems to humans

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National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
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Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Kelowna Library
FVC Medical Physics
VIC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN650 N39 2005 v.150
Title
Extrapolation of radiation-induced cancer risks from nonhuman experimental systems to humans
Corporate Author
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Year Published
2005
Series
NCRP report 150
Subjects
Neoplasms, Radiation Induced
Radiation - toxicity
Carcinogenesis
ISBN
092960086X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Kelowna Library
FVC Medical Physics
VIC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 N39 2005 v.150
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Some miscellaneous pharmaceutical substances

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International Agency for Research on Cancer, IARC Working Group on the Evaluation of the Carcinogenic Risk of Chemicals to Man. Lyon, France: International Agency for Research on Cancer , 1977. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ202 I585 1977 v.13
Title
Some miscellaneous pharmaceutical substances
Corporate Author
International Agency for Research on Cancer
IARC Working Group on the Evaluation of the Carcinogenic Risk of Chemicals to Man
Place
Lyon, France
Publisher
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Year Published
1977
Series
IARC monographs on the evaluation of carcinogenic risk of chemicals to man 13
Subjects
Carcinogens
Carcinogenesis
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ202 I585 1977 v.13
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available