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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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526 - Introduction to the Biology of Cancer 的 550 个评论(共 773 个)

创建者 Abdul M k k

Jun 18, 2020

It is very useful course

创建者 MD. S A

Apr 11, 2020

It was really great!!!!!

创建者 Sheharyar k

Feb 09, 2020

best for great KNOWLEDGE

创建者 Nelson D A N

Nov 06, 2017

Simplesmente Excelente !

创建者 Dong M

Jul 31, 2017

really fantastic lecture

创建者 Snehal C

May 01, 2020

Nice informative course

创建者 Nahla N

Oct 15, 2016

amazing course ..thanks

创建者 Kartiksachdeva

Aug 30, 2016

very intresting course

创建者 Maisha M N

Jun 08, 2020

Very informal course.

创建者 dheepika r

Mar 31, 2020

the best lecture ever

创建者 Musalula S

Oct 24, 2017

A introduction course

创建者 Ganjani S K

May 24, 2020

Good study are there

创建者 الوليد ط ح ف

Apr 05, 2018

Thanks Dr Ken Pienta

创建者 Wala2.7ajabi

Mar 01, 2017

Excellent Course :))

创建者 Juan S

Jun 22, 2016

I am learning a lot!

创建者 Kosturi D

May 10, 2020

it really helped me

创建者 Carolina L H

May 02, 2020

I really enjoyed it

创建者 TATIANA K

Oct 11, 2019

Enjoyed the course!

创建者 Owens H

Jun 30, 2018

Great introduction!

创建者 ahmed m

Jul 26, 2016

more than excellent

创建者 Maria C

May 31, 2016

Lots of useful info

创建者 PRASHANT K G

May 28, 2020

interesting course

创建者 Chandan J

May 21, 2020

Excellelent course

创建者 Nada Z

May 17, 2020

very useful course

创建者 Ryo L

Jul 02, 2019

Highly informative