An introduction to pancreatic adenocarcinoma genetics, pathology and therapy Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenocarcinoma
  • Pancreatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • Cancer is bad, but pancreatic cancer is especially so. Underlying the aggressive behavior of pancreatic cancer is a highly patterned set of biologic rules for its development. The accumulating discoveries regarding the genetic basis of pancreatic cancer and developments in the clinical management of the disease provide hope for meaningful improvements in the understanding and control of this disease.

publication date

  • January 2002

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.4161/cbt.307

PubMed ID

  • 12642681

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 607

end page

  • 13

volume

  • 1

number

  • 6