Introduction

  • Martin Eisen
Part of the Lecture Notes in Biomathematics book series (LNBM, volume 30)

Abstract

This year, approximately 350,000 Americans will die from cancer. The number of new cases which develop yearly is twice this figure. Cancer strikes 7,000 children each year. The purpose of this monograph is to indicate how mathematicians can play an important role in irradicating this disease.

Keywords

Permeability Lymphoma Leukemia Oncol Sarcoma 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Martin Eisen
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  1. 1.Department of MathematicsTemple UniversityPhiladelphiaUSA

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