Chapter

Cancer Chemoprevention

JAYE L. VINER, ERNEST HAWK and SCOTT M. LIPPMAN

in Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention

Third edition

Published in print October 2006 | ISBN: 9780195149616
Published online September 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780199865062 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195149616.003.0071
Cancer Chemoprevention

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Public Health and Epidemiology

GO

Show Summary Details

Preview

This chapter reviews principles of cancer chemoprevention and suggests opportunities for future research. Topics covered include carcinogenesis as the target of prevention, germline mutations, somatic mutations, biomarkers, mitochondrial genomic mutations, chemopreventive agents, and toxicity and safety standards for chemoprevention.

Keywords: cancer prevention; cancer control; cancer therapy; chemopreventative agents

Chapter.  26365 words. 

Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.