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What term describes a dark staining nuclei due to increased nuclear DNA?
Growth factors initiate which signalling cascade pathway?
Angiogenesis is promoted by what factor?
The TNM criteria is used to assess what about a tumour?
c-jun, c-myc and c-fos are examples of what?
Which type of Hodgkins lymphoma has the worst prognosis?
What does a normal cell go into when it has reached it's finite proliferative capacity?
What's the name of a common diagnostic test for cervical cancer?
Cell repair gene hMLH1/2 is associated with what type of cancer syndrome?
What do you call a benign epithelial tumour of glandular origin?
What gene is associated with an increased risk of breast/ovarian cancer?
What term describes a variation in tumour size and shape?
Cdk1 activity relies on what?
Name a cancer with a very poor prognosis
What is the suffix for a benign mesenchymal tumour?
What do you call a malignant epithelial tumour of squamous origin?
What do you call a epithelial dysplasia that has not crossed the basement membrane?
What is the suffix for a malignant tumour of mesenchymal origin?
VEGF can be targeted by which drug?
What are HCG, AFP and PSA examples of?
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What tumour suppressor gene is regarded as the 'Guardian of the genome'?
Proto-oncogenes require what kind of mutation to become oncogenes?
What chemotherapy agent binds tubulin subunits? (Clue:Not to be confused with methotrexate!)
Duke's staging is specific for what type of cancer?
What term describes 'abnormal increase in the number of normal cells'?
What disease is a mutation in the Rb tumour suppressor gene associated with?
In what phase of the cell cycle is new DNA synthesised?
The degree of tumour differentiation is used to define what?
Radiotherapy kills tumour cells due to ...
What famous oncogene is created by a translocation?
What do we call something that can cause DNA damage and lead to cancer?
What term describes a tumour that has a complete loss of differentiation?
A decrease in which pro-apoptotic factor can lead to colorectal cancer?
What is the name of programmed cell death?
What is the most common type of brain tumour?
What cell cycle checkpoint monitors spindle formation?
What enzyme to cancer cells re-activate to avoid senescence?
What do we call a mutation that doesn't lead to cancer?
What cell is characteristic of Hodgkins lymphoma?
What term describes 'an abnormal mass of tissue which continues to grow after the stimulus has been removed'?

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