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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

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 Vigneshkumar P N

Jul 5, 2020

Excellent course

创建者 Popy r d

Jul 1, 2020

excellent course


Jun 13, 2020

Very good course

创建者 Dr. H N

Jun 9, 2020

Excelente curso!

创建者 Deleted A

May 21, 2020

Very nice course

创建者 Dania p

Apr 25, 2020

Great Experience

创建者 JOEL A

Apr 9, 2020

Excellent course

创建者 ARYA C

Apr 7, 2020

very informative

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Feb 20, 2020


创建者 Mudasir K

Jun 16, 2019

very Knowledgble

创建者 Rahima B

Jun 3, 2019

Very informative

创建者 Francisco J G

Feb 12, 2017

Great course !!!

创建者 Ritu R

Dec 21, 2016

very good course

创建者 Danae G V

Nov 22, 2016

Excellent curse.

创建者 Shayra C

Nov 6, 2020

Excelente curso

创建者 Mintu S

Sep 7, 2020

It was Great!😍


Aug 16, 2020


创建者 Milagros M B S

Jul 22, 2020

Excelente curso

创建者 Abdulrahman M A E M

Jul 9, 2020

A great course!

创建者 Derrick R

Jun 5, 2020

Very insightful


May 31, 2020

Excellent class

创建者 Daniel A P

Apr 30, 2020

Muy interesante

创建者 Vinícius F d S

Apr 28, 2019

Curso incrível!

创建者 Michael Z

Jun 13, 2017

i am satisfied.


Oct 13, 2020

Muchas Gracias