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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 18, 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

FA

Jun 06, 2020

It was a course of much interest. Everything is explained very simply. I have learned lot of important information. I am delighted to be able to do this online course at JOHNS HOPIKNS university.

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创建者 Daniela A T

Jun 07, 2020

Thanks, it was a excellent course.

创建者 Sivani K

May 23, 2020

Interesting and informative course

创建者 Astha B

Feb 16, 2020

excellent opportunity for learning

创建者 Parmar G R

Oct 19, 2018

Excellent learning experience.....

创建者 DIVYA S K

Feb 12, 2018

had a great learning with courser.

创建者 SOUVIK M

Oct 31, 2016

Excellent, illuminating, enriching

创建者 Styliana M

Jun 22, 2020

Excellent course, very insightful

创建者 PRAISSY Z

Jun 17, 2020

AN EXTREMELY INTERESTING COURSE .

创建者 Deepti m

May 31, 2020

Best faculties and best teachings

创建者 Abdelaziz A

May 13, 2020

I so happy to enjoyed this course

创建者 Varsha V

Apr 05, 2020

This is amzingly good and helpful

创建者 LAXMIKANT B

Mar 11, 2018

Very useful and knowledgeable one

创建者 nourhan m m

Aug 07, 2016

really enjoyable i liked it a lot

创建者 Aneesh E M

May 28, 2020

Indeed, it is a wonderful course

创建者 Savaliya B

May 19, 2020

Nice cource & interesting cource

创建者 Md. R A

May 18, 2020

It is a nice course for everyone

创建者 Ricardo F R

Apr 10, 2020

It was a great course! Thank you

创建者 Wilson C

May 21, 2019

Nice course!! Really helpful!!!!

创建者 DEREJE E M

Apr 12, 2019

thank you very much stay blessed

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 02, 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.