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2013 - 2014 Undergraduate Catalog

Course Descriptions

Human Biology:

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  • Prerequisites
  • General Education
  • Writing Emphasis
  • Travel Course
  • Repeatable
  • Additional Fees
Credits3
Lecture
Spring
Even Only
HUM BIOL-426

Cancer Biology

This course examines the genetic changes and molecular events that lead to abnormal cell growth and cancer. Topics covered include oncogenes, tumor suppressor genes, angiogenesis, invasion and metastasis, cancer stem cells, therapeutic approaches for cancer treatment, and cancer prevention.

Prerequisites
P: Hum Biol 310 or Biology 303 with at least a C grade.