The Resource One renegade cell : how cancer begins, Robert A. Weinberg

One renegade cell : how cancer begins, Robert A. Weinberg

Label
One renegade cell : how cancer begins
Title
One renegade cell
Title remainder
how cancer begins
Statement of responsibility
Robert A. Weinberg
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1942-
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Weinberg, Robert A.
Dewey number
616.99/4071
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC268.48
LC item number
.W45 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Science masters
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  • Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Carcinogenesis
Label
One renegade cell : how cancer begins, Robert A. Weinberg
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
ch. 1. Enemy within: genes, cells, and the nature of cancer -- ch. 2. Clues to cancer's origins: how the outside world affects the insides of our cells -- ch. 3. Elusive quarry: hunting the proto-oncogene -- ch. 4. Fatal flaws: finding oncogenes in human tumors -- ch. 5. Book of many chapters: multistep tumor development -- ch. 6. Fueling the fire: carcinogens that aren't mutagens -- ch. 7. Brake linings: the discovery of tumor suppressor genes -- ch. 8. Guts: a case study in cancer development -- ch. 9. Defenders of the text: DNA repair and its breakdown -- ch. 10. Guide proteins of the cell: the machinery that controls growth -- ch. 11. Breakdown of order: subverting normal growth control -- ch. 12. Immortality: avoidance of almost certain death -- ch. 13. Assisted suicide: apoptosis and the death program -- ch. 14. Clock without hands: the cell cycle clock apparatus -- ch. 15.Many obstacles in the road: the evolution of a tumor -- ch. 16. End to the scourge: using the knowledge of cancer's causes to develop new cures
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (v, 170 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036789258
Label
One renegade cell : how cancer begins, Robert A. Weinberg
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
ch. 1. Enemy within: genes, cells, and the nature of cancer -- ch. 2. Clues to cancer's origins: how the outside world affects the insides of our cells -- ch. 3. Elusive quarry: hunting the proto-oncogene -- ch. 4. Fatal flaws: finding oncogenes in human tumors -- ch. 5. Book of many chapters: multistep tumor development -- ch. 6. Fueling the fire: carcinogens that aren't mutagens -- ch. 7. Brake linings: the discovery of tumor suppressor genes -- ch. 8. Guts: a case study in cancer development -- ch. 9. Defenders of the text: DNA repair and its breakdown -- ch. 10. Guide proteins of the cell: the machinery that controls growth -- ch. 11. Breakdown of order: subverting normal growth control -- ch. 12. Immortality: avoidance of almost certain death -- ch. 13. Assisted suicide: apoptosis and the death program -- ch. 14. Clock without hands: the cell cycle clock apparatus -- ch. 15.Many obstacles in the road: the evolution of a tumor -- ch. 16. End to the scourge: using the knowledge of cancer's causes to develop new cures
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (v, 170 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036789258

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