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Unformatted text preview: Understand the following terms: complete carcinogen, ultimate carcinogen, direct-acting carcinogen and indirect-acting carcinogen Understand the roles that xenobiotics may play in carcinogenesis Understand the concept of epigenetic carcinogenesis Required reading: Casarett and Doull's: Chapters 8 & 9 (pages 109 - 134) Hanahan and Weinberg (2000). The Hallmarks of Cancer. Cell . Vol 100: 57-70. Klaunig et al. (2000). Epigenetic mechanisms of chemical carcinogenesis. Hum Exp Toxicol. Vol 19: 543-555. Watters (2006). DNA is Not Destiny. Discover Magazine. Assignments: 1) Review Week 4 lecture content 2) Homework #2 due 6/12/2011 (submission quiz is available in Week 4 folder)...
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