Catalogue 2021 - 2022

HS 412 Cancer Biology

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

BIO 306, or permission of instructor.

Course Description

This course provides an overview of the fundamentals of cancer biology and cancer treatment. Intended for junior and senior students majoring in health sciences or biology. Topics include cancer as a genetic disease, oncogenes, familial cancer, signal transduction, cell cycle control, apoptosis, cancer metabolism, metastasis, and conventional and molecularly-targeted therapies.

Notes

Formerly HS 312

Distribution

MR

Fee