|Document ID (ISN)||37869|
|Convention or series no.
||UICC Technical Report Series - Vol.63
||Laerum O.D., Iversen O.H.
International Union Against Cancer
||Biology of skin cancer
||Hans Huber Publishers, Lńnggasstrasse 76, 3000 Bern 9, Switzerland, 1981. 263p. 992 ref. Price: SF.44.00.
||This report of the workshop held 12-16 Jan. 1981 in Geneva, Switzerland covers: a brief history of skin cancer and carcinogenesis research; normal skin; skin cancer (geographical and racial variations, genetic factors, classification, biological properties); criteria of malignancy (human and animal); chemical carcinogenesis (environmental carcinogens, experimental models, epidermal cell proliferation kinetics, biochemical mechanisms, short-term tests for carcinogens); ultraviolet radiation carcinogenesis; ionising radiation carcinogenesis; viral carcinogenesis; the immune system in human carcinogenesis; stroma and tumour invasiveness; role of ageing in carcinogenesis; conclusions and implications, recommendations for future research.
||ionizing radiation; carcinogens; skin cancer; virus diseases; ultraviolet radiation
||Switzerland; animal experiments; immunology; neoplasms; age-linked differences; conference; research
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Broad subject area(s)
Viral diseases (other than aids)
Bacterial and parasitic diseases