4 edition of Biology of tumors--cellular biology and growth found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographies and index.
|Statement||Frederick F. Becker, editor.|
|Series||Cancer ; 3|
|Contributions||Becker, Frederick F.|
|LC Classifications||RC261 .C263 vol. 3, RC262 .C263 vol. 3|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 473 p. :|
|Number of Pages||473|
|LC Control Number||75022290|
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Kinetics of Tumor growth Tumors are usually found at the end of its life cycle The smallest clinically detectable mass is 1 gram. (30 doublings) 40 doublings = Kg which is the maximum size compatible with life.
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