Discusses how the chemical alteration of oncogenes in human cells causes the growth of cancerous tumors. Toxic substances, radiation, viruses, and inherited genetic defects are examined as factors causing such alteration. Mechanisms by which the altered forms overrule normal cell regulation are illustrated through microscope views and computer animation.; In English; credits in German.
Hartmann-von Kolczynski, Marianne
Spektrum Akademischer Verlag; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Science, Technology; Science, Technology, and Math; Health, Family Studies; Oncogenes; Proto-oncogenes; Cancer Genetic aspects; Cells Growth
North America; United States
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- Physical Description
34 minutes; color
Access condition: campus-only.
- Other Identifiers
Filename: lms-089648; Fedora 2 PID: umd:10665; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/3140; OCLC: ocm37672545; Catalog Key: alephsys002388308; Catalog Key: FFH 6905
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