Chapter 1.2

Inside Cancer Objectives and Resources

Going through this entire website gives a good overview of what cancer is, how it develops, and some of the diagnostic and treatment alternatives.  Also, it discusses some of the genetics of the development of cancer.  You may assign it for students to review on their own, or do it in class.  It takes about 3 hours to complete the whole website.

  1. Hallmarks of Cancer
  2. Causes and Prevention
  3. Diagnoses and Treatment
  4. Pathway to Cancer

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