Hallmarks of Cancer

BIOL 3108 / 6108 Hallmarks of Cancer. 

What is cancer, and why is it a leading cause of death in many countries like Australia? This course covers the Hallmarks of Cancer as described by Hanahan and Weinberg in their seminal papers of 2000 & 2011. Normal cell biology and genetics and how it goes wrong in cancer will be presented, with principles being illustrated through clinically relevant examples. Lectures will cover genetic, epigenetic, molecular biology, cell biology, cell signalling, immune, clinical and treatment aspects of cancer. Practicals / tutorials will also cover technologies and models used for studying cancer.

Convenor: 
A/Prof. Leonie Quinn
biol3108@anu.edu.au
Office hours: Zoom by Appointment

Head Tutor:
Dr. Olga Zaytseva
biol3108@anu.edu.au
Office hours: Zoom by Appointment