Genetic Changes and Cancer

Title: Genetic Changes and Cancer
Description: Genes contain information to make proteins, and proteins control many important functions like cell growth. Genetic mutations can change how proteins function. Some types of genetic mutations change proteins in ways that cause healthy cells to become cancerous.

See also https://www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/causes-prevention/genetics.
Topics/Categories: Infographics -- Health
Science and Technology -- Genetics
Type: Color, Illustration
Source: National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Date Created: March 27, 2018
Date Added: March 27, 2018
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