Oncogene - The amount of cyclins oscillates throughout the...

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  Oncogene —  dominant   gain-of-function   mutations   promote   cell  transformation  Tumor suppressor gene —  recessive, loss-of-function mutations promote cell  transformation There is there an autonomous "cell cycle  clock"which is composed of cyclin + CDK
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Unformatted text preview: The amount of cyclins oscillates throughout the cell cycle However, the steps of the cycle are linked by negative feedback loopsknown as "checkpoint control" pathways...
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This note was uploaded on 11/05/2011 for the course BIOLOGY MCB2010 taught by Professor Jessicadigirolamo during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.

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