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2022-2023 Graduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

GC 540 Introduction to Cancer Genetics

3 credits
This course introduces the student to the discipline and field of cancer genetics. Topics covered include overview of cancer biology and clinical oncology; diagnostics and predictive testing for cancer risk determination; cancer risk assessment; psychosocial aspects of cancer risk assessment and counseling, specific inherited disorders predisposing to malignancy; and risk assessment and counseling for familial cancers.