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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....

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AH

17. März 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

AS

15. Okt. 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.

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von Hassan A

18. Okt. 2017

Good for beginners, a bit too easy for medical students

von Hassan A H E E

18. Juni 2020

Thank you very much for your valiable informations.

von Víctor P S

9. Nov. 2018

Buen curso para saber un poco más sobre el cáncer.

von Emmanuel O D

30. Okt. 2020

It's good to start with for biology of cancer

von Keerthi K

5. Aug. 2020

Good vieww of questions and Session and class

von Mayank P

19. Sep. 2021

Very beneficial Course to learn about cancer

von Maria J J

21. Okt. 2020

Very informative & easy to learn each topic.

von Kaustubh P

30. Juli 2020

Very informative and amazing explaination

von gattuboyena n

11. Feb. 2019

This would be pleasure to do this course

von Jasmine C

23. Aug. 2021

A very informative introductory course!

von Aishwarya f

26. Mai 2020

Very effective way to know about cancer

von purvank

9. Juni 2019

the course was easy and super helpful.

von karim a

12. Sep. 2021

it was quite hard for its description

von Natashabhatti

20. Nov. 2016

Thoroughly enjoyed this online course

von AMALA L J

16. Juli 2020

Am clearly know about cancer therapy

von Akanksha

20. Juni 2020

this course is really helpful for me

von Indriani P A

5. Sep. 2017

Expect more materials for each topic

von Chi Z

13. Feb. 2017

Great introduction for new leaner.

von Eric S

10. Okt. 2016

Nice overview, not worth 50 bucks.

von 242881 k

20. Jan. 2018

It was a knowledgeable experience

von Om P K T

22. Aug. 2021

Awesome Course on Cancer Biology

von ahmed o

21. Jan. 2021

Very good ..thank you very match

von Dr. S M M

25. Juni 2020

good and informative. thank u

von rohan s

6. Juli 2022

very much informative course

von Kumari A

15. Jan. 2020

great learning experience :)