ቮ Download Format Kindle @p53: The Gene that Cracked the Cancer Code ⡔ By Sue Armstrong ⣝

ቮ Download  Format Kindle @p53: The Gene that Cracked the Cancer Code ⡔ By Sue Armstrong ⣝ ቮ Download Format Kindle @p53: The Gene that Cracked the Cancer Code ⡔ By Sue Armstrong ⣝ All of us have lurking in our DNA a most remarkable gene, which has a crucial job it protects us from cancer Known simply as p53, this gene constantly scans our cells to ensure that they grow and divide without mishap, as part of the routine maintenance of our bodies If a cell makes a mistake in copying its DNA during the process of division, p53 stops it in its tracks, summoning a repair team before allowing the cell to carry on dividing If the mistake is irreparable and the rogue cell threatens to grow out of control, p53 commands the cell to commit suicide Cancer cannot develop unless p53 itself is damaged or prevented from functioning normally.Perhaps unsurprisingly, p53 is the most studied single gene in history.This book tells the story of medical science s mission to unravel the mysteries of this crucial gene, and to get to the heart of what happens in our cells when they turn cancerous Through the personal accounts of key researchers, p53 The Gene that Cracked the Cancer Code reveals the fascination of the quest for scientific understanding, as well as the huge excitement of the chase for new cures the hype, the enthusiasm, the lost opportunities, the blind alleys, and the thrilling breakthroughs And as the long anticipated revolution in cancer treatment tailored to each individual patient s symptoms begins to take off at last, p53 remains at the cutting edge.This timely tale of scientific discovery highlights the tremendous recent advances made in our understanding of cancer, a disease that affects than one in three of us at some point in our lives.Sue Armstrong is a science writer and broadcaster based in Edinburgh She has worked for a variety of media organisations, including New Scientist, and since the 1980s has undertaken regular assignments for the World Health Organization WHO and UNAIDS, writing about women s health issues and the AIDS pandemic, among many other topics, and reporting from the frontline in countries as diverse as Haiti, Papua New Guinea, Uganda, Thailand, Namibia and Serbia Sue has been involved, as presenter, writer and researcher, in several major medical documentaries for BBC Radio 4. 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    • p53: The Gene that Cracked the Cancer Code
    • 4.5
    • 845
    • Format Kindle
    • 288 pages
    • Sue Armstrong
    • Anglais
    • 16 July 2017

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