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Oncogenes and tumor suppressor genes | American Cancer ...

... genes have been found in some family cancer syndromes. They cause certain
types of cancer to run in families. But most tumor suppressor gene ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancercauses/geneticsandcancer/genesandcancer/genes-and-cancer-oncogenes-tumor-suppressor-genes

Loss of Tumor Suppressor Genes Linked to DCIS Breast ...

... When tumor suppressor genes don't work properly, cells can grow out of ... and
Phosphate and Tensin Homolog Tumor Suppressors: Impact on ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/loss-of-tumor-suppressor-genes-linked-to-dcis-breast-cancer-progression-in-study

Do we know what causes Wilms tumor?

... Cancers can be caused by DNA changes that turn on oncogenes or turn off
tumor suppressor genes. These gene changes can be inherited from a ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/wilmstumor/detailedguide/wilms-tumor-what-causes

Loss of Tumor Suppressor Genes Linked to DCIS Breast ...

... When tumor suppressor genes don't work properly, cells can grow out of ... and
Phosphate and Tensin Homolog Tumor Suppressors: Impact on ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/loss-of-tumor-suppressor-genes-linked-to-dcis-breast-cancer-progression-in-study

Do we know what causes kidney cancer? | American Cancer ...

... Hogg-Dube syndrome (the FLCN gene), and familial renal cancer (the SDHB
and SDHD genes) are also tumor suppressor genes, and inherited ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/kidneycancer/detailedguide/kidney-cancer-adult-what-causes

Development of modern knowledge about cancer causes

... When something goes wrong with the gene, for example if a ... medical scientists
are identifying the oncogenes and tumor suppressor genes that are ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerbasics/thehistoryofcancer/the-history-of-cancer-modern-knowledge-and-cancer-causes

Do we know what causes breast cancer?

... These acquired mutations of oncogenes and/or tumor suppressor genes may
result from ... Most breast cancers have several acquired gene mutations ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/detailedguide/breast-cancer-what-causes

Changes in genes | American Cancer Society

... known as oncogenes (oncogenes and tumor suppressor genes are discussed ...
We have 2 copies of most genes, one from ... In order for a gene to stop ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancercauses/geneticsandcancer/genesandcancer/genes-and-cancer-gene-changes

Genes and Cancer

... What are genes? Changes in genes; Oncogenes and tumor suppressor genes;
How genes can help in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer; ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancercauses/geneticsandcancer/genesandcancer/index

Do we know what causes gastrointestinal carcinoid tumors? ...

... Mutations of 2 tumor suppressor genes are responsible for many inherited
cases of ... Most inherited cases are due to changes in the MEN1 gene. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/gastrointestinalcarcinoidtumor/detailedguide/gastrointestinal-carcinoid-tumors-what-causes