A subject guide designed for Mr. Espinosa's 21st Century Skills Seminar's research project.
Last Updated: Nov 9, 2015
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Watch the video below to see how cancer cells form and what may cause them. Learn more at the CancerQuest website: http://www.cancerquest.org/.
- Mayo Clinic
More than 3,300 physicians, scientists and researchers from Mayo Clinic share their expertise to empower you.
- Medline Plus
MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health's Web site for patients and their families and friends. (Produced by the National Library of Medicine.)
- US National Library of Medicine
Search biomedical literature, find medical terminologies, search NLM collections, read about diseases, learn about drugs, explore history, find a clinical trial, use a medical dictionary; find free full-text articles.
- National Institute of Health
The National Institutes of Health (NIH), a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services External Web Site Policy , is the nation’s medical research agency—making important discoveries that improve health and save lives.
- National Cancer Institute
NCI’s main responsibilities include coordinating the National Cancer Program; conducting and supporting cancer research; training physicians and scientists; and disseminating information about cancer detection, diagnosis, treatment, prevention, control, palliative care, and survivorship.
- US Department of Health and Human Services
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is the U.S. government’s principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially for those who are least able to help themselves.
The Cancer Biology portion of the site contains in-depth information about the structure and function of normal cells and cancer cells. The changes that make normal cells turn into cancer cells are described.
Racing to a Cure
Call Number: 362.1/RUZ
Publication Date: 2003-08-18
One Renegade Cell
Call Number: 616.99/WEI
Publication Date: 1999-10-08
APA (American Psychological Association) style is most commonly used to cite sources within the social sciences.
Check the APA Manual out in the library. (Click image.)
Need some APA tips and don't feel like flipping through the handbook? Check out the Owl Purdue site. (Click image.)
Want a quick fix? Here's a great citation generator. Plug in your information and you're good to go! (Click image.)
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