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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 Jong M L

May 30, 2017

Very helpful

创建者 Pierre J

Mar 22, 2017

Nice course.

创建者 Ansika B

Jul 11, 2020

nice course

创建者 Rishika A

May 17, 2020

best course

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Sep 10, 2019

Really good

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Mar 12, 2019

Grat course

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Aug 24, 2017

really good

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Jan 09, 2017

magnificent

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May 31, 2020

Awesome...

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May 07, 2019

Muito bom!

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Mar 28, 2018

I loved it

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Jul 10, 2020

Excelente

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Jul 05, 2020

Excelente

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Jul 02, 2020

Excellent

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Jul 01, 2020

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Jun 23, 2020

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Jun 13, 2020

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Jun 12, 2020

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Jun 11, 2020

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May 13, 2020

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May 06, 2020

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Apr 08, 2020

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Apr 07, 2020

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Mar 30, 2020

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Dec 23, 2019

EXCELLENT