Cancer in the 21st Century: the Genomic Revolution

  • Cancer Research UK estimates that 1 in 2 people in the UK will be diagnosed with cancer during their lifetime.
  • So understanding cancer, and the development of new treatments, is of intrinsic interest to us all.
  • Over six weeks, we will examine three key questions about cancer diagnosis and treatment: The course will offer insights into patients’ experiences and enable discussions on key issues.
  • You will also get the chance to undertake your own internet-based investigation into one of the most exciting areas of cancer research.
  • You can read more about this course in Dr Leah Marks’ post for the FutureLearn blog: “New horizons: cancer and the genomic revolution.”

by University of Glasgow

  Starts January 7, 2019

Interested Students

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