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The Resource Curing cancer, by Meg Marquardt

Curing cancer, by Meg Marquardt

Label
Curing cancer
Title
Curing cancer
Statement of responsibility
by Meg Marquardt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Curing Cancer offers a cutting-edge, comprehensive look at one of science's biggest challenges. Includes a look at the history of the topic, recent breakthroughs, key facts to consider, and questions that remain unanswered"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10544135
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marquardt, Meg
Dewey number
616.99/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
RC270.8
LC item number
.M365 2017
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Science frontiers
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Gene therapy
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Curing cancer, by Meg Marquardt
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A disease made from our own bodies -- Treating cancer is challenging -- New biopsies are better at spotting cancer -- Tests look for cancer in the blood -- Ultrasounds may aid early detection -- Dogs and devices sniff out cancer -- Therapy targets cancer at the molecular level -- Gene therapy gets to cancer's roots -- Treatment chokes off tumor blood vessels -- Immunotherapy helps the body fight back -- Lasers zap away cancer -- Human-made viruses attack cancer
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781632353757
Isbn Type
(library bound : alk. paper)
Lccn
2016007569
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, photographs
System control number
  • (OCoLC)941139951
  • (OCoLC)ocn941139951
  • 540571
Label
Curing cancer, by Meg Marquardt
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A disease made from our own bodies -- Treating cancer is challenging -- New biopsies are better at spotting cancer -- Tests look for cancer in the blood -- Ultrasounds may aid early detection -- Dogs and devices sniff out cancer -- Therapy targets cancer at the molecular level -- Gene therapy gets to cancer's roots -- Treatment chokes off tumor blood vessels -- Immunotherapy helps the body fight back -- Lasers zap away cancer -- Human-made viruses attack cancer
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781632353757
Isbn Type
(library bound : alk. paper)
Lccn
2016007569
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, photographs
System control number
  • (OCoLC)941139951
  • (OCoLC)ocn941139951
  • 540571

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