Faculty Advisor

Robakiewicz, Philip E.

Abstract

The Major Qualifying Project presented here analyzed the distribution of a malignant cases of canine lymphoma diagnosed in Massachusetts. This was an effort to try to determine whether exposure to hazardous environmental sites posed an increased risk for the development of malignant lymphoma. Statistical analyses were performed on the data that was collected for controls, cases, environmental hazards, and geographic locations; with a concentration focused on the Shpack Landfill.

Publisher

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

January 1999

Major

Biology

Project Type

Major Qualifying Project

Accessibility

Restricted-WPI community only

Advisor Department

Biology and Biotechnology

Advisor Program

Biology and Biotechnology

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