Product Details

Move cursor over image to zoom

The Cause of Cancer, W.E. Gye, Illustrated Cassell & Company, 1931 First Edition

Product ID:
Add To Cart
The Cause of Cancer, W.E. Gye, Cassell & Company, 1931
 slight wear at lower spine. early work on carcinogenesis
British pathologist, Ewart William Gye (1884-1952) studied the neutralizing action of acriflavin on the agent of Rous sarcoma to determine its carcinogenic nature in 1931. His findings were more in favor of a living organism rather than an inanimate substance producing the sarcoma.
Antiquarian and Rare Books in Medicine and Science I
 History of Medicine I Antiquarian and rare Books in Science I Antiquarian Medical Books I History of Science I Rare Books in Medicine and Science I Rare and Antique Medical Instruments I Rare and Antique Science Instruments