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Magic cancer bullet : how a tiny orange pill is rewriting medical history

Author: Daniel Vasella; Robert Slater
Publisher: New York : HarperBusiness, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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History of the breakthrough of the cancer pill "Gleevec."
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Genre/Form: Erlebnisbericht
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Vasella; Robert Slater
ISBN: 0060010304 9780060010300
OCLC Number: 50859163
Notes: Includes index.
Description: viii, 258 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The dreaded word --
Foreword: patient tales --
Introduction --
--
Molecules and pathways --
It's in our genes --
On the shoulders of giants --
The diamond --
--
Patients and doctors --
the awakening --
--
The moment of truth --
The petition --
--
Managing gleevec --
Victory in May: a record-breaking approval --
Succcess management: giving credit where credit is due.
Responsibility: Daniel Vasella, with Robert Slater.
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History of the breakthrough of the cancer pill "Gleevec."

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