7.45 The Hallmarks of Cancer


Class Info

Provides a comprehensive introduction to the fundamentals of cancer biology and cancer treatment. Topics include cancer genetics, genomics, and epigenetics; familial cancer syndromes; signal transduction, cell cycle control, and apoptosis; cancer metabolism; stem cells and cancer; metastasis; cancer immunology and immunotherapy; conventional and molecularly-targeted therapies; and early detection and prevention. Students taking graduate version complete additional assignments.

This class has 7.06 as a corequisite.

7.45 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Fall semester, and will be instructed by M. Vander Heiden and T. Jacks.

Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 2-105.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information at the Undergraduate Course Schedule Fall of 2016 site or on the 7.45 Stellar site.

Required Textbooks
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