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Dynamics of Cancer: Incidence, Inheritance, and Evolution

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Dynamics of Cancer: Incidence, Inheritance, and Evolution
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Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN/ASIN: 0691133662
ISBN-13: 9780691133669
Number of pages: 395

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Frank's forte in the book is his search for the simplicity that is often masked by the complexities of cancer. With his mathematical models in hand, he turns to the details of cancer genetics, carcinogens, and aging and provides novel integrative insights...Dynamics of Cancer emphasizes both the multiscale dynamics of the disease and an approach that synthesizes empirical knowledge with parsimonious, mathematical theory. Frank moves the field forward, narrowing the gap between a tragic disease of everyday life and the Darwinian world of the genome.

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