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BIOL 4024W Cancer Biology

3 hours, 3 credits

How a tumor cell is formed and progresses. The roles of inherent tumor-suppressor genes in killing cancer cells. Students will get an opportunity to learn molecular mechanisms of a cancer cell and develop an interest in basic or therapeutic cancer research. Writing-intensive course.

Prerequisites and/or corequisites: English 1012; Biology 1001 and 1002, and Biology 2010 or 3011 or similar/equivalent course as permitted by the instructor..


The City University reserves the right, because of changing conditions, to make modifications of any nature in academic programs and requirements of the university and its constituent colleges without advanced notice. Students are advised to consult regularly with college and department counselors concerning their programs of study.

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