Biology

Compare the functions of a normal cell and that of a cancer cell with regards to cell division. Discuss the cell cycle control system and checkpoints and how these might be altered in a cancer cell.

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  1. Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "mitosis body cells cancer " to get these possible sources:

    http://www.biology.iupui.edu/biocourses/N100/2k4ch8mitosisnotes.html
    http://www.biology.iupui.edu/biocourses/N100H/ch8mitosis.html
    http://users.rcn.com/jkimball.ma.ultranet/BiologyPages/C/Cancer.html
    http://www2.bc.cc.ca.us/jfulks/Bio%2032_mitosis_and_cancer.htm

    In the future, you can find the information you desire more quickly, if you use appropriate key words to do your own search.

    I hope this helps. Thanks for asking.

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