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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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Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
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.
ISBN
9780674545397
9780674985964
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1712989
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Professional
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New York, N.Y.: Ellis Horwood Limited , 1991. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ202 A799s 1991
Title
Asbestos related cancer
Editor
Sluyser, Mels
Place
New York, N.Y.
Publisher
Ellis Horwood Limited
Year Published
1991
Subjects
Asbestos - adverse effects
Lung Neoplasms - etiology
Mesothelioma - etiology
ISBN
0130535397
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ202 A799s 1991
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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New York, N.Y.: Grune & Stratton, Inc. , 1987. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ202 A799 1987
Title
Asbestos-related malignancy
Editor
Antman, Karen
Aisner, Joseph
Place
New York, N.Y.
Publisher
Grune & Stratton, Inc.
Year Published
1987
Subjects
Asbestos - adverse effects
Mesothelioma - etiology
Lung Neoplasms - etiology
Respiratory Tract Neoplasms - etiology
ISBN
0808918303
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ202 A799 1987
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Biological effects of mineral fibres

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International Agency for Research on Cancer. Lyon, France: International Agency for Research on Cancer , 1980. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ202 B615 1979
Title
Biological effects of mineral fibres
Alternate Title
Proceedings of a symposium held at the International Agency for Cancer Research on Cancer (1979 Sept 25-27 : Lyon, France)
Corporate Author
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Editor
Wagner, J.C
Place
Lyon, France
Publisher
International Agency for Research on Cancer
Year Published
1980
Series
IARC scientific publications 30
Subjects
Asbestos - adverse effects
Minerals - adverse effects
Lung Diseases - etiology
Lung Neoplasms - etiology
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ202 B615 1979
v.2 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
v.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available

http://canceratlas.cancer.org/

Atlanta, GA: American Cancer Society , 2014. 2nd ed. (Book) — 6 copies, 6 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ 17 C215c 2014
Title
Cancer atlas
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Atlanta, GA
Publisher
American Cancer Society
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
136 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - epidemiology
Neoplasms - etiology
Neoplasms
Neoplasms - prevention & control
Carcinogens
Global Burden of Disease
Delivery of Health Care
Risk Factors
Atlases
ISBN
9781604432282
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
URL
http://canceratlas.cancer.org/
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ 17 C215c 2014
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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