BMAT PREP - CANCER

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Carcinogens (agents which can cause cancer):

  • e.g.: smoke, radiation;
  • cause mutations in genes which control cell division (oncogenes);
  • divide uncontrollably → small mass of cells (tumour);

- Tumour cells do not respond to signals from nerves and hormons:

  • continue to…

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