Everything you need to understand or teach Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer by Siddhartha Mukherjee.
Siddhartha Mukherjee (1970 - ) is the author of The Emperor of all Maladies: a Biography of Cancer. Mukherjee is a cancer researcher and physician who gives a brilliant and thorough examination of the history of cancer while explaining the disease in such a way that the lay person can understand its origins and the battle to treat, prevent and cure it.
Mukherjee gives objective views and historical facts about cancer in its various forms and also details all of the major discoveries in medical history and research related to finding a cure for the disease that is on its way to becoming the number one cause of death in America. He also reveals personal insights and opinions about various practices, discoveries and events.
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The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer Lesson Plans contain 140 pages of teaching material, including: