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By Robert C. Young (auth.), Robert F. Ozols M.D., Ph.D. (eds.)

Where do you start to appear for a up to date, authoritative article at the prognosis or administration of a selected malignancy? The few common oncology textbooks are normally old-fashioned. unmarried papers in really good journals are informative yet seldom accomplished; those are extra usually initial experiences on a really constrained variety of sufferers. definite basic journals usually post solid in-depth reports of melanoma subject matters, and released symposium lectures are usually the simplest overviews to be had. Unfor­ tunately, those reports and vitamins look sporadically, and the reader can by no means ascertain while an issue of detailed curiosity can be coated. melanoma therapy and examine is a chain of authoritative volumes that target to satisfy this want. it's an try and identify a severe mass of oncology literature masking almost all oncology issues, revised often to maintain the assurance modern, simply on hand on a unmarried library shelf or via a unmarried own subscription. we've approached the matter within the following model: first, by way of dividing the oncology literature into particular subdivisions comparable to lung can­ cer, genitourinary melanoma, and pediatric oncology; moment, by way of asking emi­ nent specialists in every one of those parts to edit a quantity at the particular subject on an annual or biannual foundation. each one subject and tumor kind is roofed in a quantity showing often and predictably, discussing present prognosis, staging, markers, all sorts of remedy modalities, simple biology, and more.

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M. (1987). P-glycoprotein in human sarcoma: Evidence for multidrug resistance. 1. Clin. Oncol. 5:1452-1460. 45. , Pastan, I. M. (1987). Intrinsic drug resistance in human kidney cancer is associated with expression of a human multidrug resistance gene. 1. Clin. Oncol. 5:1922-1927. 36 4. Structure and function of P-glycoprotein James H. Gerlach Combination chemotherapy was expected to solve many of the problems that had been encountered with single-agent treatment of malignant disease. The use of 'noncross-reacting' combinations would circumvent what was viewed as the limiting factor in achieving cure: the elimination of the residual, resistant (by definition) population of tumor cells.

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