Publisher description for Molecular basis of thyroid cancer / edited by Nadir R. Farid.

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Thyroid cancer shows the fastest rate of increase in women in the USA. There is an urgent need to better understand its underlying causes, explore efficient and sensitive methods for its diagnosis, new methods of treatment and follow-up, based on the recent advances in technology.

Molecular Basis of Thyroid Cancer brings together top-flight experts from across the globe to consider present state of the art treatment and techniques and what the future holds. The product of this effort is invaluable to endocrinologists, particularly those with an interest in the thyroid, molecular oncologists, nuclear medicine physicians and those in biotechnology intent on devising innovative therapies for cancer.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Thyroid gland -- Cancer -- Molecular aspects.
Cell Transformation, Neoplastic -- genetics.
Thyroid Neoplasms -- genetics.