Prostate Cancer Basic Mechanisms and Therapeutic Approaches by Chawnshang Chang

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Published by World Scientific Publishing Company .

Written in English

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  • Oncology,
  • Diseases,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • therapy,
  • physiopathology,
  • Prostate,
  • Chemotherapy,
  • Biotechnology,
  • Cancer,
  • Prostatic Neoplasms

Book details

The Physical Object
Number of Pages452
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9848180M
ISBN 10981256067X
ISBN 109789812560674

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