Chevron Left
Retour à Introduction to the Biology of Cancer

Avis et commentaires pour d'étudiants pour Introduction to the Biology of Cancer par Université Johns-Hopkins

4.8
étoiles
5,954 évaluations
1,192 avis

À propos du cours

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....

Meilleurs avis

AH
17 mars 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

AK
31 juil. 2020

Excellent course for anyone interested in knowing more about the origin, diagnosis and treatment of cancer, even for beginners. Thanks to JHU for putting such an excellent course material together!

Filtrer par :

751 - 775 sur 1,180 Avis pour Introduction to the Biology of Cancer

par Malgorzata M

11 févr. 2017

I've learned a lot - thank you!

par Mohamed A A m z

14 sept. 2021

good course thanks for lecurer

par Carolyn L

14 août 2021

Great explanation and lectures

par Arya S

18 mai 2020

It was an excellent experience

par Thanha A

5 avr. 2020

very good learning experiance

par Mehul C

8 mars 2019

good insight on Cancer biology

par Sebastian

8 févr. 2018

INFORMATIVE AND GOOD TO FOLLOW

par Zack X

30 mai 2017

Very good overview with depth.

par Nikkei F

5 juil. 2016

Useful for health professions!

par Aya A

17 sept. 2020

Great course and very helpful

par ALEJANDRO A D L C T

4 sept. 2020

it was simply amazing, thanks

par Abdullah h h

25 août 2020

It’s very amazing and helpful

par Muhannad A

21 juil. 2020

thnk you , i am realy enjoyed

par Ambili M

12 avr. 2020

Too good . Very informative .

par Faisal R

5 mars 2020

Excellent professor and team!

par Nitish J

5 août 2019

Good, crisp and to the point.

par Hasan P

6 août 2017

very nice introduction course

par Circe H E

2 août 2017

Excelente curso introductorio

par Mahbub H

22 déc. 2016

Very nicely organized course.

par Haya F

19 févr. 2021

I really enjoyed this course

par Sheena D

6 sept. 2020

i like this course very much

par Antonio f

15 août 2020

curso excelente muy completo

par GOPIKA.S

17 juil. 2020

This course was very helpful

par Wilinton J V S C

13 juil. 2020

excelente curso, recomendado

par B D D

5 juil. 2020

Good To Know Unknown Points.