TITLE

Development, differentiation and degenerative disease

AUTHOR(S)
Berry, C. L.
PUB. DATE
March 1983
SOURCE
Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Mar1983, Vol. 76 Issue 3, p176
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the role of developmental changes and human variation on the development of diseases. Despite being the source of biological strength, variation in man may also result to enhanced susceptibiliy to degenerative disease. The author discusses the contribution of developmental changes to this enhanced susceptibility for the cardiovascular system and for some aspects of neoplasia.
ACCESSION #
22778416

 

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