Biological Basis of Hormonal Therapy of Cancer

  • H. J. Tagnon
Part of the Recent Results in Cancer Research / Fortschritte der Krebsforschung / Progrès dans les recherches sur le cancer book series (RECENTCANCER, volume 21)

Abstract

The following discussion will be based mainly on a consideration of mammary cancer as a malignant tumor which can be induced by hormones in experimental animals and which, in humans and sometimes in animals, manifests the property of hormone dependence or hormone sensitivity.

Keywords

Hydrate Estrogen Propionate Testosterone Progesterone 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. J. Tagnon
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  1. 1.Internal Medicine, Institut Jules BordetCentre des Tumeurs de l’Université Libre de BruxellesBrusselsBelgium

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