By Richard M. Peek Jr. MD (auth.), Michael A. Caligiuri MD, Michael T. Lotze MD (eds.)
Cytokines within the Genesis and remedy of Cancer offers a entire photo of the twin position of host responses in selling and inhibiting tumor development. This quantity represents a tremendous research into the rising intersection of melanoma biology and melanoma immunology. Divided into 4 sections, the volume’s first 3 elements specialize in cytokines within the genesis of melanoma. the ultimate part describes the outstanding development — either in animal versions and people — in demonstrating using cytokine or anticytokine treatments for the prevention and therapy of melanoma. Cytokines within the Genesis and remedy of Cancer brings jointly a powerful array of the world over uncommon investigators who're dedicated to the research of cytokines and melanoma. jointly, they produce an insightful, entire dialogue of cytokines and melanoma that may function the right reference for all these operating within the field.
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Cytokines in the Genesis and Treatment of Cancer by Richard M. Peek Jr. MD (auth.), Michael A. Caligiuri MD, Michael T. Lotze MD (eds.)