Closing in on cancer solving a 5000-year-old mystery.

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health in [Bethesda, Md.] .

Written in English

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  • Cancer -- History,
  • Cancer -- Treatment,
  • Cancer -- Research

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Other titlesSolving a 5000-year-old mystery.
SeriesNIH publication -- no. 98-2955.
ContributionsNational Cancer Institute (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Pagination54 p. :
Number of Pages54
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Open LibraryOL17837584M

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