Thoroughly updated and incorporating the most important advances in the fast-growing field of cancer biology, The Biology of Cancer, Second Edition, maintains all of its hallmark features admired by students, instructors, researchers, and clinicians around the world. The Biology of Cancer is a textbook for students studying the molecular and cellular bases of cancer at the undergraduate, graduate, and medical school levels. The principles of cancer biology are presented in an organized, cogent, and in-depth manner. The clarity of writing, supported by an extensive full-color art program and numerous pedagogical features, makes the book accessible and engaging. The information unfolds through the presentation of key experiments that give readers a sense of discovery and provide insights into the conceptual foundation underlying modern cancer biology.(B) Darwina#39;s theory of evolution lacked a genetic rationale until the work of Gregor Mendel. ... Today, our understanding of how cancers arise is being continually enriched by discoveries in diverse fields of biological research, most of which draw on the sciences of molecular biology and ... in todaya#39;s terminology ais organized as a collection of discrete, separable information packets, now called genes.
|Title||:||The Biology of Cancer, Second Edition|
|Publisher||:||Garland Science - 2013-05-14|