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The cancer chronicles : unlocking medicine's deepest mystery / George Johnson.

Author:
Johnson, George, 1952 January 20- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2013.
Εdition:
First edition.
Description:
xii, 284 pages ; 22 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [205]-268) and index.
Contents:
Jurassic cancer -- Nancy's story -- The consolations of anthropology -- Invasion of the body snatchers -- Information sickness -- "How heart cells embrace their fate" -- Where cancer really comes from -- "Adriamycin and posole for Christmas Eve" -- Deeper into the cancer cell -- The metabolic mess -- Gambling with radiation -- The immortal demon -- Beware the echthroi -- Joe's cancer.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780307595140 (hbk.) :
  • 0307595145 (hbk.)
LCCN:
2012048474
OCLC:
825106433
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