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carcinogenesis

 [kahr″sĭ-no-jen´ĕ-sis]
production of cancer.
Multistep model of carcinogenesis. The stepwise genetic alterations that lead to colorectal cancer. From Aspinall and Taylor-Robinson, 2001.

car·ci·no·gen·e·sis

(kar'si-nō-jen'ĕ-sis),
The origin or production, or development of cancer, including carcinomas and other malignant neoplasms.
[carcino- + G. genesis, generation]

carcinogenesis

Transformation, tumourigenesis Oncology A series of genotypic and phenotypic changes that result in a cell being identified as malignant by virtue of its metastatic potential. See Cancerization, Chemical carcinogenesis, Inducer, One-hit/two-hit model, Proto-oncogenes, Tumor promoter, Tumor suppressor.

car·ci·no·gen·e·sis

(kahr'si-nō-jen'ĕ-sis)
The origin, production, or development of cancer, including carcinomas and other malignant neoplasms.
[carcino- + G. genesis, generation]

carcinogenesis

The causation of cancer, whether CARCINOMA or SARCOMA.
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La expresion aberrante de [beta]-catenina en tumores de colon y el descubrimiento de mutaciones de [beta]-catenina en pequenos adenomas, sugieren que tales alteraciones son eventos tempranos en la carcinogenesis colorrectal en seres humanos.
Gradual genetic and epigenetic alternations occur in several proto-oncogene and tumor suppressor genes involved in the inflammation-associated carcinogenesis stages.
Carcinogenesis is a complex process and the deep mechanisms involved are still investigated [60-62].
Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor [gamma] (PPAR[gamma]), a ligand-activated nuclear transcription factor, has been implicated in colorectal carcinogenesis, although its exact role remains unclear.
In this study, we applied a principal genome-wide network projection (PGNP) based on principal component analysis (PCA) to identify core network biomarkers in bladder carcinogenesis, with the objective of extracting the most significant part from a genome-wide network structure.
One of the typical features in carcinogenesis is DNA mutation which can be caused by DNA damage often found in people with diabetes.
found that kaempferol acted as a safe and potent inhibitor of solar ultraviolet-induced mouse skin carcinogenesis that acted by targeting RSK2 and MSKl (Cancer Prev.
Growing evidence from experimental and clinical studies points to the fundamental, pathophysiologic role of inflammation and hypoxia in carcinogenesis [3, 27].
However, no single mechanism is implicated in causation of viral carcinogenesis and many diverse mechanisms are believed to play a role.
There are reports (2) that show a co-occurrence of a group of malignancies with FMF, which leads to the conclusion that some connections between FMF and carcinogenesis have been established.
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