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Understanding Cancer — the Need for a Broad and Integrated Scientific Approach

  • Anne Brown
  • Sarah A. Bruce
  • Paul O. P. Ts’o
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSA, volume 98)

Abstract

Understanding and controlling cancer is a challenge to science equal to the challenge of controlling hereditary disorders and understanding the aging process. Several aspects of the disease are considered in making such a comprehensive statement.

Keywords

Somatic Mutation Long Terminal Repeat Neoplastic Transformation Syrian Hamster Rous Sarcoma Virus 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anne Brown
    • 1
  • Sarah A. Bruce
    • 1
  • Paul O. P. Ts’o
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Biophysics, School of Hygiene and Public HealthThe Johns Hopkins UniversityBaltimoreUSA

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