a Explain how a cancer cells biology differs from a normal cells biology Normal

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a. Explain how a cancer cell’s biology differs from a normal cell’s biology. Normal Cell Biology Cancer Cell Biology b. Identify the cancer types which produce the tumor markers alpha fetoprotein, carcinoembryonic antigen, beta human chorionic gonadotropin, and prostate specific antigen. Tumor Marker Origin Alpha Fetoprotein Carcinoembryonic Antigen
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4 Beta Human Chorionic gonadotropin Prostate Specific Antigen c. Identify the origins of a cancer based on the following cancer nomenclature: Carcino-, sarco-, -oma, -blastoma, and carcinoma in situ. Term Definition Example Carcino- (prefix) Sarco- (prefix) -oma (suffix) Carcinoma in Situ -blastoma (suffix) d. Analyze the patterns of metastasis of the specified cancers (lung, colorectal, testicular, prostate, breast, head and neck, ovarian, sarcoma, melanoma). Primary cancer Sites of Metastasis Lung Colorectal Testicular Prostate
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5 Breast Head and Neck Ovarian Sarcoma Melanoma e. Evaluate and describe the mechanisms of cancer metastasis. f. Analyze the TNM staging system for cancers. g. Examine the role and function of oncogenes and tumor suppressor genes in a cancer cell. h. Examine the role of the BRCA gene as it relates to the risk of developing cancer in men. i. Analyze the clinical manifestations of cancer: Paraneoplastic syndromes and Cachexia.
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