A biobehavioral perspective of tumor biology.

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Extract: The perspective that cancer may be causally linked to stress has a long history. In 200 AD, Galen proposed that melancholic women were more susceptible to cancer than women who were sanguine. Rigorous examinations of related observations have lagged over the ensuing centuries. More recently, epidemiologic studies have shown that psychologic and… (More)

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@article{McDonald2005ABP, title={A biobehavioral perspective of tumor biology.}, author={Paige A. Green McDonald and Michael H. Antoni and Susan K Lutgendorf and Steve Cole and Firdaus S. Dhabhar and Sandra E. Sephton and Michael Edward Stefanek and Anil K. Sood}, journal={Discovery medicine}, year={2005}, volume={5 30}, pages={520-6} }