Cancer a complex disease1960’s: the “War on Cancer” was declared and a cure was promised in a decade. What stopped us cold? We Fought Cancer…And Cancer Won.Cancer is not a single disease with a single cause. September, 2008
Cancers occurs with different frequencies in different human populations (I)•Global cancer incidence– WHO estimates that yearly aprox. 10 x 106 obtain cancer• Europe cancer incidence– EUCAN netwerk estimates that yearly aprox. 1.5 x 106 persons obtain cancer
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