Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
New Experimental Modalities in the Control of Neoplasia

New Experimental Modalities in the Control of Neoplasia (Hardback)

Unavailable. This title is Out of Print.
Email me when back in stock


Acquisition of new knowledge about the biological and bio- chemical nature of neoplastic cells has led to the design and development of several experimental approaches in the tre&tment of cancer. These approaches emerge from the recent work in tu- mor virology, e. g. the control of vital cellular genes by viral regulatory signals; the implication of monoclonal antibodies as a vehicle for the targeted drug delivery and selective de- struction of tumor cells; immunologic advances in the recog- nition of some specific events during metastatic growth; the role of biological response modifiers in modifying or rever- sing malignant growth; and biochemical advances, such as the role of gene amplification in drug resistance and the app- roaches to the reversal of resistance in drug refractory cancer, the role of membranes in designing useful strategies, the identification of new enzymic targets in some types of cancer cells, and the characterization of metabolically active forms of cytostatic compounds.

These are the important issues which were addressed in an international NATO Advanced Study Institute (ASI) attended by scientists from allover the world representing a wide spectrum of scientific disciplines. Although the acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) is not a malignant disease, but the etiological involvement of a retrovirus belonging to the family of human T-cell lympho- tropic viruses which cause leukemia and lymphomas in man, justifies its inclusion in the agenda of this Study Institute. Scientific presentations from Drs.

Medical & VeterinaryBrances of medicineDiseases & disordersOncology Publisher: Kluwer Academic Publishers Group Publication Date: 01/12/1986 ISBN-13: 9780306424649  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
Availability: Unavailable. This title is Out of Print.  

More books by Prakash Chandra

Leave Review


Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Standard Delivery FREE FREE 3-5 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

Lung Cancer: A Practical Approach to...
Lynn T. Tanoue; Frank C. Detterbeck
One Woman Walks Wales
Ursula Martin
Erin's Gift - Never Drive Faster Than...
Luke T Lawrence

Currently out of stock

Atlas of Thyroid and Neuroendocrine...
Luca Giovanella
Latest Blog
#FoylesFive: Polish Fiction

Gary from our Fiction Department delights us with a few of his favourite Polish novels.

Get More!

We've extended the range of available lines on our website to close to one million items across more than thirty product categories! OK, that actually sounds quite dull. But what it means is you've got more books to choose from, more subject areas, more titles available on our website than ever before — more more more! To celebrate, we're giving you 15% off everything* online when you use the code GETMORE at checkout anytime between Thursday 22nd February and Thursday 1st March 2018.

Folklore of the Yorkshire Moors

View all Blog Entries
Show/Hide Tweets
© W&G Foyle Ltd