The Scientist

Date: August 19, 1996


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"THE SCIENTIST is focused on areas that most other publications shy away from....They are issues you see in other periodicals, but they don't have the breadth in terms of looking at their impact on minority and medically underserved populations."

Lovell Jones, director, Section of Experimental Gynecology/Endocrinology,
Department of Gynecologic Oncology,
University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston

Lovell Jones's research into the effects of multistage hormonal carcinogenesis in the development of breast cancer has progressed from the laboratory to the field of health policy. His interest in policy grew out of his frustration with what he saw as a cultural bias in cancer studies that prevented researchers from getting reliable information on diet and lifestyle. To address that issue, Jones cofounded the Intercultural Cancer Center with offices in Houston and Washington, D.C....

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