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A mutation Cancer
A cancer causing agent carcinogen
What happens to the cells mutation
The type of mutation mutagen
the first and second processes of mitosis interphase
The second stage of mitosis metephase
a ball of cells tumor
a treatment with heavy amount of drugs chemotherapy
the treatment with the use of radiation radiation therapy
the treatment of cancer typically in isolated spots surgery
the information that codes you DNA
a genetically modified food GMO
cells that can be used for pretty anything stem cells
the emmison of electromagnetic waves radiation
harmful substances to the body chemicals

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BREAST CANCER Crossword

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Another word for cancer Malignant
removal of tissue to check for cancer biopsy
surgery to remove only the tumor and smallest amount of surrounding tissue lumpectomy
What is the study and treatment of cancer oncology
Treatments provided after breast surgery to eliminate cancer cells adjuvant
not cancer benign
breast xray mammogram
A type of tumor found in connective tissue sarcoma
The greater a women’s exposure to this hormone, the more susceptible she is to breast cancer estrogen
inherited mutations of these genes are known to increase the risk of breast cancer BRCA
A ____________ is a surgery in which the breast is completly removed masectomy
swelling that usually occurs as a side effect when axillary lymph nodes are removed Lymphedema
what do you caLL an abnormal growth or mass of tissue? tumor
what is x-ray energy that kills cancer cells radiation
medicines used to stop or slow the growth of cancer cells chemotherapy
the malignant growth of cells synonymous with cancer carcinoma
in what condition do systems of a disease get reduced or no longer detectable Remission
for the best possible outcome you want a good ______ from your oncologist prognosis
the science of studying the nature of a disease pathology

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Unit 5: DNA and RNA Word Search

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uracil
translation
transcription
trait
thymine
sugar
RNA
ribosome
radiation
proteinsynthesis
protein
polypeptide
phosphate
peptide bonds
nucleus
nucleotides
nucleic acid
nitrogen base
mutation
mutagen
hydrogen bonds
guanine
gene
double helix
DNAexpression
DNA
cytosine
complementary
codon
carcinogen
cancer
anticodon
amino acids
adenine
activated gene

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Cell Division and Reproduction Crossword

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The series of growth and division that the cell undergo's? cellcycle
The purpose for growth and repair of cells? mitosis
What causes a cell to work in an abnormal way? mutation
Drugs that treat a disease? chemotherapy
What is features that characterize a person? dna
3rd stage of Mitosis? anaphase
4th and finally stage of Mitosis? telophase
Longest part of the cell cycle? interphase
What is a mass of abnormal cells? tumor
What creates two daughter cells? cytokinesis
What are rod-shaped structures that appear in a cell nucleus during cell division? chromosome
The process by which double-stranded DNA makes copies of itself? replication
2nd stage of Mitosis? metaphase
1st stage of Mitosis? prophase
Disease in which cells grow and divide without control? cancer

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Skin Cancer Crossword

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This treatment option uses high powered energy rays to kill cancer cells Radiation
This method of treatment uses drugs that are injected or taken as a pill to target and kill cancer cells Chemotherapy
This method of treatment uses liquid nitrogen to freeze and kill cancer cells Cryotherapy
This method of treatment uses a high powered beam of light to vaporize cancer cells Laser Surgery
Another word for tumors Neoplasms
An overexposure to ________ is the number one cause of skin cancer Ultraviolet Radiation
Skin cancer occurs when ___ damage to skin cells triggers mutations DNA
Least malignant and most common type of skin cancer Basal Cell Carcinoma
This type of skin cancer arises from the cells of the stratum spinosum Squamous Cell Carcinoma
____________ is the rule for identifying melanoma ABCD
Melanoma is a cancer of the _________ melanocytes
This type of skin cancer arises from the cells of the stratum spinosum Squamous Cell Carcinoma

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Cell Division Word Search

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Interphase
Anaphase
Gametic Cell
Somatic Cell
Cancer
Tumor Suppressors
Protooncogenes
Checkpoint
Cyclins
Metaphase Plate
Kinectochore
Mitotic Spindle
Aneuploid
Centromere
Chromatid
Cytokinesis
Restriction Point
Cell Cycle
Meiosis
Mitosis

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Cancer Crossword

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Clinical breast exams and mammograms can help to detect this (2 words) BREAST CANCER
X-ray screening for breast cancer: MAMMOGRAM
knowledge or perception of a situation or fact A W A R E N E S S
the science of studying the nature of a disease P A T H O L O G Y
Another word for cancer M A L I G N A N T
what do you caLL an abnormal growth or mass of tissue? TUMOR
surgery to remove only the tumor and smallest amount of surrounding tissue L U M P E C T O M Y
in what condition do systems of a disease get reduced or no longer detectable REMISSION
medicines used to stop or slow the growth of cancer cells CHEMOTHERAPY
what is x-ray energy that kills cancer cells R A D I A T I O N
A type of tumor found in connective tissue SARCOMA
removal of tissue to check for cancer B I O P S Y
What is the most common histologic type of thyroid carcinoma Papillary
chemopreventive agents has been shown to lower prostate cancer occurrence Finasteride
delivery of radiation therapy through internal implants BRACHYTHERAPY
inflammation of the oral tissues STOMATITIS
substances produced by cells of the immune system to enhance production and functioning ofcomponents of the immune system CYTOKINES
loss of hair is a side effect of Chemotherapy ALOPECIA
programmed cell death APOPTOSIS

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Diseases Word Search

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angioplasty
bypass
arteriosclerosis
triglycerides
salt
arteries
clot
cholesterol
hypertension
cardiac arrest
stroke
heart attack
radiation
surgery
chemotherapy
carcinogen
remission
metastasis
malignant
benign
oncologist
biopsy
contagious
tourettes
self mutiliation
PTSD
OCD
schizophrenia
depression
bipolar
anxiety
alzheimers
heart disease
cancer
non communicable

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Cross Out Cancer Crossword

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What is the national cancer of Australia? Skin
________ cancer is another word for mouth cancer. Oral
Tanning can rip your ________ apart. DNA
This causes 9/10 cases of lung cancer. Smoking
Causes oral and lung cancer. Tobacco
A common treatment for cancer. Chemotherapy
During _____________ _______________ DNA is replicated. cell division
______________________ factors can cause cancer. environmental
An event that raises money for cancer. (3 words) relay for life
This cancer is represented with a pink ribbon. Breast Cancer
Having fun in the sun or going out _______________ can lead to skin cancer. tanning
This can both treat and cause cancer. Radiation
This type of tumor causes problems. malignant tumor
This type of tumor does not cause problems. benign
Mrs. Safko's favorite dinosaur is a __________________. Velociraptor

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Mitosis Crossword Puzzle

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Process by which a cell divides into new daughter cells. Cell division
type of reproduction in which cells form two parents unite to form the first cell of a new organism. sexual reproduction
the production of genetically identical offspring from a single parent. Asexual reproduction
Genetic info. that is bundled into packages of DNA chromosomes
the chromosomes in eukaryotic cells from a close association with histones, a type of protein. Chromatin
A series of events in which a cell grows, prepares for division, and divides to form two daughter cells. Cell cycle
One cell division after another separated by an "in-between" period of growth. interphase
Part of eukaryotic cell division during which the cell nucleus divides. Mitosis
The first phase of mitosis where the genetic material inside the nucleus condenses and the duplicated chromosomes become visible prophase
one of two identical "sister" parts of a duplicated chromosomes Chromatid
Spindle fibers extend from a region called the centrosome, where tiny paired structures are located centrioles
the second phase of mitosis where the centromeres of the duplicated chromosomes line up across the center of the cell metaphase
the third phase of mitosis where the chromosomes separate and move along spindle fibers to opposite ends of the cell. anaphase
the fourth and final phase of mitosis where the chromosomes, which were distinct and condensed begin to spread out into a tangle of chromatin telophase
region of a chromosome where the two sister chromatids attach. Centromere
division of the cytoplasm to form two separate daughter cells Cytokinesis
disorder in which some of the body's cells lose the ability to control growth cancer
mass of rapidly dividing cells that damage surrounding tissue tumor
unspecialized cell that can give rise to one or more types of specialized cells. stemcell

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Cancer treatment word search

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External beam
Internal beam
Neuroblastoma
Lymphoma
Leukemia
Cytokines
BCG
Photodynamic therapy
Cryosurgery
Hyperthermia
Lasers
Stem cell transplant
Hormone therapy
Chemotherapy
Immunotherapy
Radiation therapy
Targeted therapy
Surgery

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