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课程概述

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
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

AK
Jul 31, 2020

Excellent course for anyone interested in knowing more about the origin, diagnosis and treatment of cancer, even for beginners. Thanks to JHU for putting such an excellent course material together!

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创建者 Anupam b

Mar 24, 2019

its a big platfrom for students.

创建者 Rahul

Oct 20, 2018

love this course great teachers

创建者 Estefanny P G L

Sep 1, 2019

Excelente curso. Muchas gracias

创建者 Nada M

Apr 20, 2018

the course was very informative

创建者 Ariel J A Z

Sep 21, 2017

The material is very important.

创建者 Muhammad Q

May 7, 2017

Nice course full of information

创建者 Malgorzata M

Feb 11, 2017

I've learned a lot - thank you!

创建者 Arya s

May 18, 2020

It was an excellent experience

创建者 Thanha A

Apr 5, 2020

very good learning experiance

创建者 Mehul C

Mar 8, 2019

good insight on Cancer biology

创建者 Sebastian

Feb 8, 2018

INFORMATIVE AND GOOD TO FOLLOW

创建者 Zack X

May 30, 2017

Very good overview with depth.

创建者 Nikkei F

Jul 5, 2016

Useful for health professions!

创建者 Aya A

Sep 17, 2020

Great course and very helpful

创建者 ALEJANDRO A D L C T

Sep 4, 2020

it was simply amazing, thanks

创建者 Abdullah h h

Aug 25, 2020

It’s very amazing and helpful

创建者 Muhannad A

Jul 21, 2020

thnk you , i am realy enjoyed

创建者 Ambili M

Apr 12, 2020

Too good . Very informative .

创建者 Faisal R

Mar 5, 2020

Excellent professor and team!

创建者 Nitish J

Aug 5, 2019

Good, crisp and to the point.

创建者 Hasan P

Aug 6, 2017

very nice introduction course

创建者 Circe H E

Aug 2, 2017

Excelente curso introductorio

创建者 Mahbub H

Dec 22, 2016

Very nicely organized course.

创建者 Sheena D

Sep 6, 2020

i like this course very much

创建者 Antonio f

Aug 15, 2020

curso excelente muy completo