Chevron Left
返回到 Introduction to the Biology of Cancer

学生对 约翰霍普金斯大学 提供的 Introduction to the Biology of Cancer 的评价和反馈

4.8
6,565 个评分

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....

热门审阅

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

AS

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.

筛选依据:

1101 - Introduction to the Biology of Cancer 的 1125 个评论(共 1,270 个)

创建者 Eleni P

Mar 11, 2020

创建者 Chaska W

Dec 22, 2017

创建者 Saswata B

Nov 23, 2018

创建者 Kathleen P

Oct 7, 2020

创建者 John B

Oct 13, 2016

创建者 Sushant E

Sep 25, 2020

创建者 luana b

Dec 17, 2020

创建者 Vinal R G

Jun 2, 2020

创建者 Bao Q N

Jan 3, 2020

创建者 Andres J T G

Nov 6, 2016

创建者 Hiba A

Jul 6, 2020

创建者 Vedangi K

Aug 19, 2018

创建者 Arsh

Dec 17, 2020

创建者 Aaron M

Aug 7, 2016

创建者 Zia U M

Feb 1, 2019

创建者 Vasily S

Feb 17, 2017

创建者 Yuewei X

Aug 20, 2017

创建者 赵健

Oct 31, 2016

创建者 Karima B

Apr 25, 2018

创建者 Angel-Hongrui Z

Apr 24, 2019

创建者 SHENDE V M

Sep 29, 2020

创建者 1813253

Oct 23, 2019

创建者 Venkat R R

Jul 1, 2020

创建者 Nabajit B

Jun 3, 2016

创建者 Mohit A

Jun 13, 2017