BIO 556 - Cancer Biology

Examination of the biological basis of cancer, discussion of related contemporary issues, and overview of recent advances in cancer research. Emphasis on cancer progression, tumor production, etiology/epidemiology, prevention, modern therapies, and patient management. Prerequisite: BIO 215, its equivalent, or permission of the department chairperson.

College: Sciences and Humanities
Hours: 3
Permission: Y
Prerequisite: BIO 215
Co-requisite: none