Vladimir Kalina Chronicles Historical Inattention to Breakthroughs in Medicine in New Book

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Author, biotechnologist announces release of ‘The Conquest of Cancer—a Long-Ignored Breakthrough’

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In “The Conquest of Cancer—a Long-Ignored Breakthrough: Autologous Tissue Anticancer Immunization Therapy” (published by AuthorHouse UK), author and biotechnologist Vladimir Kalina describes the circumstances of a revelatory experience made by Dr. Karel Fortyn in 1957 and its fundamental scientific significance in the struggle against cancer.

“The book deals with the burning issue of cancer therapy,” says Kalina.

The author hopes the book will attract the attention of specialists to the historically ignored possibilities in cancer therapy. The book provides an answer to cancer, which Kalina notes is a costly major health problem – becoming only more expensive to treat.

An excerpt from “The Conquest of Cancer—a Long-Ignored Breakthrough”:
If good ideas were consistently and readily accepted by the public at large, and by the scientific community in particular, this book would never have been written. It would have been unnecessary. The fact that the development of an important project has not progressed through the habitual channels towards acceptance is certainly a regrettable circumstance.

“The Conquest of Cancer—a Long-Ignored Breakthrough”
By Vladimir Kalina
Hardcover | 6 x 9 in | 356 pages | ISBN 9781524679194
Softcover | 6 x 9 in | 356 pages | ISBN 9781524679187
E-Book | 356 pages | ISBN 9781524679224
Available at Amazon and Barnes & Noble

About the Author
Born in Prague, author and biotechnologist Vladimir Kalina’s school years started in Paris when in 1940 war events brought him to Britain. There, intrigued by the penicillin adventure of Professor Chain’s group at Oxford, he found early interest in the medical sciences. Coincidentally, in 1950 the author made Professor Chain’s acquaintance in Czechoslovakia when Chain was there as consultant for the government. They met again in Switzerland under similar circumstances. Later, when the author was defending a thesis in bioengineering at Dijon University he was honored having Sir Ernst Chain as President of the jury. The critical coincidence relating to later work is that shortly after Dr. Fortyn’s revelatory biological finding in 1957, Kalina had in mind a project based on the same principle. Becoming acquainted by chance in 1999 both realized they passed their matriculation in the same school. What followed is the result of their mutual understanding of the cancer challenge.

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