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Biology of tumors--cellular biology and growth

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Published by Plenum Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tumors.,
  • Cancer cells.,
  • Carcinogenesis.,
  • Growth regulators.,
  • Neoplasms.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    StatementFrederick F. Becker, editor.
    SeriesCancer ; 3
    ContributionsBecker, Frederick F.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC261 .C263 vol. 3, RC262 .C263 vol. 3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 473 p. :
    Number of Pages473
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5199164M
    ISBN 100306352036
    LC Control Number75022290

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