Molecular Biology of Cancer

  • Kewal K. Jain
Chapter

Abstract

There are multiple factors involved in the causation of cancer, and both external and intrinsic events play a role in the malignant transformation of cells. An understanding of the biochemical abnormalities in tumor cells and the differences from normal cellular biology can lead to the development of effective, nontoxic, tumor-specific treatments.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kewal K. Jain
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  1. 1.Jain PharmaBiotechBaselSwitzerland

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