NCI's provocative questions on cancer: some answers to ignite discussion

Oncotarget. 2011 Dec;2(12):1352-67. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.432.


National Cancer Institute has announced 24 provocative questions on cancer. Here I try to answer some of them by linking the dots of existing knowledge.

MeSH terms

  • Antineoplastic Agents / pharmacology
  • Drug Resistance, Neoplasm
  • Humans
  • National Cancer Institute (U.S.)
  • Neoplasms / pathology*
  • Neoplasms / therapy*
  • Obesity
  • Oncogene Proteins
  • United States


  • Antineoplastic Agents
  • Oncogene Proteins