|Image 1: Structure of DNA|
- Hereditary mutations
- Acquired mutations
- Tumor suppressor genes
- DNA repair genes
|Image 2: Oncogenes|
|Image 3: Differences between tumor suppressor genes and normal genes|
|Image 4: DNA Repair Genes|
|Image 5: Tumor Suppressor Genes and cell growth and division|
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- Reviewer: Mohei Abouzied, MD, FACP
- Review Date: 03/2015 -
- Update Date: 05/01/2015 -
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