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What Is Cancer?

... an adult, most cells divide only to replace worn-out or dying cells or to repair
injuries. ... In cancer cells, the damaged DNA is not repaired, but the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerbasics/what-is-cancer

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... Proteins that repair damage to DNA are important for maintaining cells' health,
particularly for preventing the accumulation of genetic damage that ...

http://pressroom.cancer.org/index.php?s=43&item=142

Do we know what causes basal and squamous cell skin ...

... condition resulting from a defect in an enzyme that repairs DNA damage.
Because people with XP are less able to repair DNA damage caused by ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/skincancer-basalandsquamouscell/detailedguide/skin-cancer-basal-and-squamous-cell-what-causes

What is cancer?

... an adult, most cells divide only to replace worn-out or dying cells or to repair
injuries. ... In cancer cells, the damaged DNA isn't repaired, but the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/ovariancancer/detailedguide/ovarian-cancer-what-is-cancer

New finding may unlock secrets of BRCA mutations

... BRCA2 gene is involved in repairing a cell's damaged DNA. When mutations
in the gene disrupt that repair process, DNA damage can accumulate ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/finding-may-unlock-secrets-of-brca-mutations

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... DNA methylation Pc/DNA repair proteins Genetic Measures Telomere length
Chromosomal instability; DNA damage foci Cofactors Demographics ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@behavioralresearchcenter/documents/document/acspc-036243.pdf

What is cancer?

... an adult, most cells divide only to replace worn-out or dying cells or to repair
injuries. ... In cancer cells, the damaged DNA is not repaired, but the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/lungcancer-non-smallcell/detailedguide/non-small-cell-lung-cancer-what-is-cancer

What is cancer?

... an adult, most cells divide only to replace worn-out or dying cells or to repair
injuries. ... In cancer cells, the damaged DNA is not repaired, but the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/livercancer/detailedguide/liver-cancer-what-is-cancer

What is cancer?

... an adult, most cells divide only to replace worn-out or dying cells or to repair
injuries. ... In cancer cells, the damaged DNA is not repaired, but the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/skincancer-melanoma/detailedguide/melanoma-skin-cancer-what-is-cancer

What is cancer?

... an adult, most cells divide only to replace worn-out or dying cells or to repair
injuries. ... In cancer cells, the damaged DNA is not repaired, but the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/colonandrectumcancer/detailedguide/colorectal-cancer-what-is-cancer