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Cancer And You, Diah-Aldeen Judeh Jan 2012

Cancer And You, Diah-Aldeen Judeh

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This project discusses ways a person can identify cancer and what to do if cancer is present.


Genetics And Cancer, Sachin Puri Jan 2012

Genetics And Cancer, Sachin Puri

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Genes' effect in body and relationship with cancer. Role in cell cycle and angiogenesis.


The Effects Of Cancer, Mara Lapayne Jan 2012

The Effects Of Cancer, Mara Lapayne

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I chose to do a project related to cancer for my Painting 1 class. Using oil paint, I wanted to create a more symbolic representation of cancer. So I made a cloud-like, cancerous mass with streaks of chaotic color swirling around a central face. The face represents any person affected by cancer and has had to “shut down” their emotions in order to function. I wanted the skin texture to be almost metallic as if it is metal armor or robotic-like, to support the idea of “shutting down” one’s emotions. The blank expression also portrays this idea.


Chemotherapy: The Physiological Cost Of A Cure, Megan Ellis Jan 2012

Chemotherapy: The Physiological Cost Of A Cure, Megan Ellis

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This project focuses on the common long term side effects of cancer treatments, apart from cure. In addition to physiological function changes, it focuses on the chemical composition of chemotherapy drugs.