cancer Archive

Human oncogenic viruses and cancer

Genes that are involved in the control of normal cell proliferation can be classified as: Proliferative genes: Proto-oncogenes; mutated proto-oncogenes may become oncogenes. Antiproliferative or tumour-suppressor genes: act to suppress cell proliferation. Tumour cells also can arise by non-genetic means through the actions of ...Read More

This Neoplasmic Love

A Poetry By Prayush Aryal Recently, a research has defined love as a disease characterized by abnormal heart rhythms, sweating, impaired brain function, incoherent speech patterns and loss of sleep.  This poetry constructed using medical terms uses characteristics of neoplasm (cancer) to characterize love. ...Read More