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Department
Biopharmaceutical sciences
Course
BPS1101
Professor
William Ogilvie
Semester
Winter

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Cancer Cancer is uncontrolled growth part of you not growing properlyHyperproliferative lesionbenign grow to certain point and then stopHyperproliferative lesionmalignant skin mends together Top 2 ways to die 1 heart disease27 2 cancer 229 Cancer is more common in men than women women lead healthier lifestyleCancer rarely ever happen until age 35To survive cancer you need to be young and detected early Normal cells become cancerous Cancer cells grow a lot suck up nutrients Becomes a parasite in your body and when you cant support you cells and cancer cells with nutrients you die Normal cells about 50 times after that it dies Normal cells also only divide on commandCancer cells divide continuously More than 50 cell divisions immortal Immortal cells are called HeLa cells from Henri
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