Faculty Author's Book Added to NML

Biormarkers in OncologyBiomarkers in Oncology:  Prediction and Prognosis (QZ 241 B615 2013) has been added to Norris Library’s book collection.  Edited by Heinz-Josef Lenz, MD, FACP, Professor at the Keck School of Medicine, Division of Medical Oncology and with contributions by USC faculty and others, “This integrated book covers the entire spectrum of cancer biomarkers in development and clinical use. Predictive and prognostic markers are explored in the context of colon cancer, breast cancer, lung cancer, prostate cancer, and GIST. International experts provide insight into toxicity markers and surrogate markers. Attention is also given to biomarker assay development, validation, and strategies. A powerful tool for determining decisions on therapy, selecting drug regimens, monitoring the efficacy of treatment, and performing individualized surveillance, biomarkers represent the forefront of cancer research and treatment.”*

* Blog article adapted from Amazon’s product description.

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