The cause of disease in humans

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  • The cause of diseases in humans
    • Pathogens
      • Pathogens
      • Viruses
      • Fungi
      • Damage cells
      • Produce toxins
      • Viruses replicate inside host cells
      • MRSA
    • Lifestyle
      • Smoking
        • Lungs
          • Breathing problems: breath shortness etc.
          • Cancer
          • Cancer
            • Gene mutation
              • Gene mutations
                • Hereditary
                  • Past down from mother and father genes
                • Types of gene mutations
                • Acquired (somatic)
                  • Affected by environmental factors
                    • Pollution
                    • Radiation
      • Pollution
      • Cancer
        • Gene mutation
          • Gene mutations
            • Hereditary
              • Past down from mother and father genes
            • Types of gene mutations
            • Acquired (somatic)
              • Affected by environmental factors
                • Radiation
      • Heat disease
      • Asthma
      • Emphysema
    • HIV
      • AIDs
      • No cure
      • Reverse transcriptase
      • Replicated inside T-cells
    • Genetics
      • Non-functional enzyme
      • Cell cycle
      • Proto-oncogenes
      • tumour suppressor genes

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