PRVM 850: Cancer Epidemiology (3)

Epidemiology of major malignant disease is discussed. Emphasis is placed on the identification of populations at risk, etiologic factors and foreseeable methods of prevention. Relevant information on tumor biology, immunology, and viral, chemical and physical carcinogenesis is presented. Problems unique to epidemiologic investigation of cancers are discussed. Epidemilogical methodology is stressed. Prerequisite: PRVM 800. LEC
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