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How Cancer Grows

Grades: 6-12
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Cancer is not a single disease but rather more than 100 types of disease. Yet all cancer begins with a genetic mutation within a ...

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NOVA: "Cancer Warrior"

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Follow the growth of a carcinoma from initial mutation to widespread metastasis in this feature from the NOVA: "Cancer Warrior" website.

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Contributor: WGBH Educational Foundation-grayscale

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