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Oncogenic

oncogenic --> oncogenous

Causing, inducing, or being suitable for the formation and development of a neoplasm.

Synonym: oncogenic.


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Need help in Micro!

... & RNA containing animal viruses. 24. Discuss the steps of viral budding. Does this method always kill the host cell? 25.Define the term "Oncogenic virus" then discuss one DNA oncogenic viral caused disease and one RNA oncogenic voral caused disease.

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by whitecaddy26
Thu Feb 09, 2012 7:36 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Need help in Micro!
Replies: 11
Views: 4166

Oncogenic viruses

Anybody knows what an Oncogenic virus is? What it does? how it works? All i found out is that they cause cancer, but i don't quite know how, do you? Detail, please.

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by TheVirus
Fri Nov 06, 2009 3:43 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Oncogenic viruses
Replies: 3
Views: 1177

Natural selection is proven wrong

... addressed this question, and you have refused to answer it. Would you mind finally explaining what was wrong with my previous analysis of why oncogenic genes might be considered beneficial from an evolutionary standpoint? For that matter, you have also declined to answer my question of what ...

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by alextemplet
Sun Apr 26, 2009 3:19 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Natural selection is proven wrong
Replies: 247
Views: 621861

Natural selection is proven wrong

... answered even one of the questions presented to you. I am still waiting for you to explain what was wrong with my previous analysis of oncogenic genes and natural selection. In fact, all you have done is provide quotes taken out of context that you clearly do not understand, and you ...

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by alextemplet
Thu Apr 23, 2009 5:32 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Natural selection is proven wrong
Replies: 247
Views: 621861

Mutation

... ..................... 2). Chromosomal rearrangement that involved the gene .................... 3). Gene amplification ..................... 4). Oncogenic retrovirus insertion ..................... What I'm sure enough is number 4 for the gene amplification mechansim, the others, I'm rather confused. ...

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by whizzbee
Sun Mar 01, 2009 3:42 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Mutation
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Views: 3048
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