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Over 500,000 people in the United States and over 8 million people worldwide are dying every year from cancer. As people live longer, the incidence of cancer is rising worldwide and the disease is expected to strike over 20 million people annually by 2030. This open course is designed for people who would like to develop an understanding of cancer and how it is prevented, diagnosed, and treated. The course introduces the molecular biology of cancer (oncogenes and tumor suppressor genes) as well as the biologic hallmarks of cancer. The course also describes the risk factors for the major cancers worldwide, including lung cancer, breast cancer, colon cancer, prostate cancer, liver cancer, and stomach cancer. We explain how cancer is staged, the major ways cancer is found by imaging, and how the major cancers are treated. In addition to the core materials, this course includes two Honors lessons devoted to cancers of the liver and prostate. Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to: - Identify the major types of cancer worldwide. (Lecture 1) - Describe how genes contribute to the risk and growth of cancer. (Lecture 2) - List and describe the ten cellular hallmarks of cancer. (Lecture 3) - Define metastasis, and identify the major steps in the metastatic process. (Lecture 4) - Describe the role of imaging in the screening, diagnosis, staging, and treatments of cancer. (Lecture 5) - Explain how cancer is treated. (Lecture 6) We hope that this course gives you a basic understanding of cancer biology and treatment. The course is not designed for patients seeking treatment guidance – but it can help you understand how cancer develops and provides a framework for understanding cancer diagnosis and treatment....



Mar 17, 2017

I am an Undergraduate student and i didnt even read oncology subject, but this course not just start the beginer level , butt gradually it goes in depth and the flow of lectuures and topics is smooth


Oct 15, 2021

A didática do curso é excelente, os docentes conseguem, em poucos minutos, explicar diversos assuntos de forma simples. Além disso, o conteúdo é super completo e corresponde a todas as expectativas.


1226 - Introduction to the Biology of Cancer 的 1250 个评论(共 1,300 个)

创建者 Maria J J

Oct 21, 2020

Very informative & easy to learn each topic.

创建者 Kaustubh P

Jul 30, 2020

Very informative and amazing explaination

创建者 gattuboyena n

Feb 11, 2019

This would be pleasure to do this course

创建者 Jasmine C

Aug 23, 2021

A very informative introductory course!

创建者 Aishwarya f

May 26, 2020

Very effective way to know about cancer

创建者 purvank

Jun 9, 2019

the course was easy and super helpful.

创建者 karim a

Sep 12, 2021

it was quite hard for its description

创建者 Natashabhatti

Nov 20, 2016

Thoroughly enjoyed this online course


Jul 16, 2020

Am clearly know about cancer therapy

创建者 Akanksha

Jun 20, 2020

this course is really helpful for me

创建者 Indriani P A

Sep 5, 2017

Expect more materials for each topic

创建者 Chi Z

Feb 13, 2017

Great introduction for new leaner.

创建者 Eric S

Oct 10, 2016

Nice overview, not worth 50 bucks.

创建者 242881 k

Jan 20, 2018

It was a knowledgeable experience

创建者 Om P K T

Aug 22, 2021

Awesome Course on Cancer Biology

创建者 Ahmed O

Jan 21, 2021

Very good ..thank you very match

创建者 Dr. S M M

Jun 25, 2020

good and informative. thank u

创建者 rohan s

Jul 6, 2022

very much informative course

创建者 Kumari A

Jan 15, 2020

great learning experience :)


Apr 27, 2019

Repetition can be reduced.

创建者 M F

May 7, 2016

Clear and enjoyable course

创建者 kevin j

Sep 1, 2017

very useful and informing

创建者 ARSH B

Apr 21, 2020

very informative course

创建者 181BT039 P S

Aug 25, 2020

The lectures was good

创建者 Ziad A

Apr 9, 2020

very exciting course