The chemoprevention of cancer: directions for the future.

@article{Daly1993TheCO,
  title={The chemoprevention of cancer: directions for the future.},
  author={Mary B Daly},
  journal={Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology},
  year={1993},
  volume={2 6},
  pages={509-12}
}
  • Mary B Daly
  • Published 1993 in
    Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a…
Current Status The decade ofthe 1990s is witnessing an endorsement of the science of preventing cancer by chemical means. This represents a significant departure from the emphasis on therapeutic strategies which characterized research efforts in the 1970s and 1980s. Already more than 1 00,000 subjects have been involved in chemoprevention trials, and in 1992 the NSABP1 launched the largest nationwide chemoprevention trial ever designed, the BCPT, using the drug tamoxifen to prevent breast… CONTINUE READING

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Already more than 1 00,000 subjects have been involved in chemoprevention trials , and in 1992 the NSABP1 launched the largest nationwide chemoprevention trial ever designed , the BCPT , using the drug tamoxifen to prevent breast cancer in healthy high risk women .
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