Genetics of cancer

Jim Cassidy, Donald Bissett, Roy A.J. Spence and Miranda Payne

in Oxford Handbook of Oncology

Third edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199563135
Published online June 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191726385 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Genetics of cancer

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The cancer phenotype - Multistep carcinogenesis - What is the relevance of genetic changes in sporadic cancers? - Genetic predisposition to cancer - Predictive genetic testing - Implications of genetic testing for the affected individual - Common cancer predispositions -

Chapter.  3244 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Radiation Oncology

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