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The Resource A cancer in the family : take control of your genetic inheritance, Theodora Ross

A cancer in the family : take control of your genetic inheritance, Theodora Ross

Label
A cancer in the family : take control of your genetic inheritance
Title
A cancer in the family
Title remainder
take control of your genetic inheritance
Statement of responsibility
Theodora Ross
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Oncologist and cancer gene hunter Theo Ross shares the story of discovering her own cancer gene mutation and unraveling her family's unclear history, showing readers along the way what to do if they have a genetic predisposition for cancer or suspect one runs in their family"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
616.99/4042
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC268.4
LC item number
.R68 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A cancer in the family : take control of your genetic inheritance, Theodora Ross
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-276) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Knowledge that can save your life -- The double helix : biology isn't destiny -- Taking a family history : dealing with silence, dealing with drama -- Is your doctor truthy? Are you? -- Genetic counseling, genetic testing, and family conversations -- How to manage your cancer risk when information is limited -- Targeted treatments for cancer : realities, myths, possibilities -- Science is a group project : data points and you
Control code
ocn927104032
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 286 pages
Isbn
9781101982839
Lccn
2015026294
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
(OCoLC)927104032
Label
A cancer in the family : take control of your genetic inheritance, Theodora Ross
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-276) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Knowledge that can save your life -- The double helix : biology isn't destiny -- Taking a family history : dealing with silence, dealing with drama -- Is your doctor truthy? Are you? -- Genetic counseling, genetic testing, and family conversations -- How to manage your cancer risk when information is limited -- Targeted treatments for cancer : realities, myths, possibilities -- Science is a group project : data points and you
Control code
ocn927104032
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 286 pages
Isbn
9781101982839
Lccn
2015026294
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
(OCoLC)927104032

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