MCDB 3150 - Biology of the Cancer Cell Course uri icon



  • Highlights dimensions of the cancer problem; cancer as a genetic/cellular disease; chemicals, viruses, and radiation as causes of cancer; cancer and diet; cancer epidemiology; cancer risk factors; proto-oncogenes, oncogenes, and cancer suppressor genes; and prevention of cancer. Recommended prerequisite: MCDB 2150 or EBIO 2070 (minimum grade C-).


  • Orth, James D  
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2019 / Fall 2020 / Summer 2021
  • Singh, Ravinder  
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2020 / Fall 2021