Drug and hormone resistance in neoplasia
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Published by CRC Press in Boca Raton, Fla .
Written in English


  • Drug resistance in cancer cells.,
  • Cancer -- Chemotherapy -- Complications.,
  • Hormone therapy -- Complications.,
  • Cancer -- Endocrine aspects.,
  • Hormone resistance.,
  • Drug resistance.,
  • Hormones -- Pharmacodynamics.,
  • Neoplasms -- Drug therapy.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementeditors, Nicholas Bruchovsky, James H. Goldie.
ContributionsBruchovsky, Nicholas., Goldie, James H.
LC ClassificationsRC271.C5 D77 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3485018M
ISBN 100849365163, 0849365171
LC Control Number82004530

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