22 November 1991
Vol 254, Issue 5035

About The Cover

In this special issue, seven articles explore developments in basic and applied research that are increasing our understanding of the pathways leading to cancer. The syringe symbolizes the new approaches to prevention and therapy that being developed and tested as a result of research advances. See pages 1131 to 1173. In addition, there is a special section highlighting personalities and issues in European cancer research. See pages 1114 to 1117. [Cover illustration by Julie Cherry]